FLT Operative – Winsford

SYNETIQ is the largest integrated salvage and vehicle recycling company, formed to become the most innovative and trusted business in the industry. SYNETIQ is a fast paced, progressive business that leads the way in raising industry standards. We continually innovate ways of working, deliver great value, ensure industry-leading compliance and offer a fantastic customer experience.

By recycling and reusing vehicle parts SYNETIQ has saved over 6 million tons of CO2 over the last two years. As part of our ongoing commitment to sustainability, we are pleased to announce that we recently achieved accreditation from The Carbon Literacy Project, which includes the roll out of Carbon Literacy training across its workforce.

Right now SYNETIQ is an exciting, high growth, company to join, with an ambitious 3 year plan which relies on cutting edge technology that drives sales and profitability.

Overall Purpose of Role

As an FLT Operative you will be responsible for the movement of vehicles and parts on and off storage racks and transporters, within and between premises including the transportation of any other parts, material or equipment as directed.

  • Move vehicles off and on the racks for other operatives as requested, including using stands where needed
  • Move vehicles, parts, material, racks or equipment between the storage area and other areas as requested
  • As required, ensure a continual supply of vehicles for de-pollution, dismantling or other operations as required and return to appropriate storage area once work completed
  • As necessary, mark up sides of vehicles with stock number, engine size, year of car, electric/manual windows, checking for information that is missing or unclear
  • Assist with the stock rotation system, carrying out the appropriate vehicle movements needed on racks to accommodate new vehicles or to fill gaps in racks
  • Assist with a periodic stock check of all vehicles on storage racks
  • Locate and load vehicles onto transporters for distribution, unload vehicles from transporters and store in appropriate location
  • Assist with the moving of vehicles for auction customers as and when required
  • Ensure that all paperwork and electronic records are completed accurately and on time
  • Provide cover for any other appropriate and any other duties as may be required

Skills & Experience required

  • Experience of working in a similar environment using FLT’s
  • Good knowledge of health and safety regulations
  • Identify a range of different types of vehicles and parts
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weathers
  • Forklift truck license Would be advantageous
  • Ability to lift and handle heavy weights in a safe manner
  • Work as part of a team and on own initiative


  • Monday – Friday 08.30am – 5pm