AF22175 - Forklift Operator | Al Futtaim Logistics | Dubai | UAE

Department: Al Futtaim Logistics
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 05-Jan-2016
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Automotive

Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the region’s automotive industry. The company imported the first consignment of Toyota vehicles to the UAE and established Al-Futtaim Motors in 1955.

Al-Futtaim represents 44 automotive brands across 16 countries and encompasses every aspect of the business:

  • Passenger and commercial vehicles sales
  • Manufacturing agricultural vehicles
  • Construction equipment sales and service
  • Used car sales
  • Rental and leasing

Al-Futtaim Logistics

Al Futtaim Logistics is the leading regional provider of world class Supply Chain Solutions rated among the top 5 Logistics companies in Middle East spread over 2 million sq. feet of existing warehousing and over 15 million sq. feet of existing open storage (auto/industrial) across the UAE. It also has a fleet strength of more than 500 vehicles, with operations in Gulf countries, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Our eMDedding in the Al Futtaim Group results in us providing wide ranging capabilities extending to:

  • Freight Forwarding and Customs Clearance
  • Warehousing and Contract Logistics
  • Goods Transportation and Distribution
  • People Transportation
About The Job:

We are currently recruiting for a Forklift Operator to be based in our Dubai offices.

  • You will primarily be responsible for operating and managing all warehouse activities on inbound (destuffing and binning) and outbound (picking and loading), to achieve overall client KPI and operational targets.
  • You will also be responsible for Inventory (overseeing order fulfillment and delivery accuracy), Health and Safety (ensuring zero accidents on site) and Maintenance care and associated elements.
About You:

Qualified candidates should possess the following experience, skills and competencies:

  • Must have at least 2 years experience as Forklift Operator
  • Must have an MHE or Forklift license
  • Must have basic knowledge of battery care and maintenance of Forklift machine
  • Must have good warehousing experience
  • Must be able to communicate in both written and verbal English
  • Result oriented and self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure
Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph
3. Scan Copy of Front & Back of valid UAE Driving License
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.