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Est. 1985 Reader Cement Products Ltd. is the longest established independent cement blending and packing facility of its kind in the UK. 

Our headquarters and main manufacturing plant is based next to the M1 in Pinxton Nottinghamshire where orders are despatched nationally.

Reader Cement Products Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of the privately owned, UK based company Langley Holdings plc .


Current Opportunities

FLT Counterbalance/Packing Machine Operators x2

Reader Cement Products Ltd (est. 1985) packing facility at Pinxton, Nottinghamshire, are looking to recruit experienced fork lift truck (Counterbalance)/packing machinery operators, this is a dual role and training in machinery operation will be provided but you must possess a valid FLT licence:

  • £11.00 per hour
  • 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
  • Overtime available
  • Shift working Monday to Friday, can be days/back shift or night shifts

These are permanent positions with 28 days annual holiday and a workplace pension scheme.

Purpose of Role:

To undertake the safe movement and conveyance of all production materials and incoming raw materials across all areas of the site and work on other duties within the company blending & packing facility when required..

Reporting to: Operations Manager/Team Supervisor

Key Responsibilities / Activities:

  • Load and unload products from trailers using Forklift Trucks and other material handling Equipment.
  • Transport products to and from production lines to trailers and stock yard
  • Ensure correct Product Labelling
  • Maintain neat controlled stockyard material and stock rotation
  • Vigilance to ensure correct materials are loaded onto correct vehicles
  • Deliver products to various site locations in a safely and timely manner
  • Clean work area and Equipment regularly by removing empty pallets and
  • Plastic and maintain clean safe stockyard area
  • Perform Preventative maintenance, recommending repairs and performing routine maintenance
  • Carry out pre & post operation machine inspection
  • Maintain all material handling equipment by recharging, cleaning, oiling, refuelling including other necessary actions and record all information on log sheets
  • Record information regarding movements of supplies, materials and finished
  • Products and Bag Reels
  • Study production schedule to determine material requirements, movements and
  • Deliveries
  • Carry out production operational duties when required including undergoing training on all areas associated with the companies blending and packing plant.
  • Carry out any other duties that the company might require
  • Work in a safe manner at all times in compliance with Health and Safety regulations/company policies and procedures


  • Team player
  • Initiative
  • Problem solving
  • Safety Conscious at all times
  • Good oral/written communication skills
  • Numerate and literate
  • Ability to effectively multi-task and manage own time
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work to deadlines
  • Flexible / adaptable approach
  • Attention to detail
  • Full driving license (car)
  • Fork lift (counter balance) license


  • FLT Counterbalance and/or Reach Experience
  • Flexible approach to Production Environment
  • Inventory and Stockyard control
  • Logistical Organisation
  • Documentation and Record keeping

Job Type: Full-time


  • On-site Parking


  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Days/Afters shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night Shift
  • Overtime


  • Operation of a Counterbalance FLT: 2 years (Required)


  • Driving License (Required)
  • Valid Counterbalance FLT Licence (Required)

Flexible Working Options Available:

  • Not offered