Workshop Engineer / Mechanic / Technician Earning potential of £30,000 – £45,000 with overtime

Earning potential of £30,000 – £45,000 with overtime  A great opportunity has arisen for a workshop engineer to join our team in the Corsham depot as we are continuing to grow and expand. We are looking for a reliable, intuitive engineer with the ability to be able to repair and maintain mechanical equipment and tools, you will be determined and thorough with good engineering knowledge. You will have a good approach, friendly manner and be able to work on your own and as part of a small team in our workshop. Training will be given to the successful candidates. As a […]

The New Redesigned Cesab Electric Forklift Trucks are Launched

Cesab has launched the new redesigned electric range, they have managed to make the Cesab even better with zero emissions across the electric range and include the highest levels of safety, performance, and ease of use for the most demanding of operations.  The five ranges include the B200 range 1.0 ton to 1.5 ton capacity 24V machines. B300 and B400 3 and 4-wheel 48V machines with 1.5 – 2.0 ton capacities. B600 range 80V 4 wheel machines with 2.0 – 3.5 capacities. The B800 range 80V 4-wheel machines offer 6.0 to 8.5 ton capacities. We have our first new models […]

New Forklift Truck Range R300 Reach Trucks from CESAB

Source: CESAB Introducing the new CESAB R300 Reach Truck range, not only does this range have a new design, the R300 range offers improved safety features, optimised performance and multiple option choices to have a tailor made machine for your workplace. Offering enhanced technology and higher levels of productivity and safety, the all-new Cesab R300 reach truck has been designed to push the boundaries of materials handling. One of the most advanced reach trucks on the market, with load capacities from 1400 to 2500kg, lift heights up to 13000mm, and powerful energy efficient AC drive motors.  Delivering a superb operator […]

Forklift Trucks with Zero Emissions

With so much talk during COP26 about the cost of becoming carbon neutral it’s easy to view reducing your emissions as an unwanted cost or a threat to your profitability.  Cesab’s electric range offers zero emissions with market leading performance and significantly reduced energy costs. With capacities from 1.0 to 8.5 tonnes there’s a zero emissions Cesab forklift to suit your business. Cesab’s latest electric range offers zero emissions with market leading performance and significantly reduced energy costs. With capacities from 1.0 to 8.5 tonnes there’s a zero emissions Cesab forklift to suit your business.

Thorough Examinations for lifting equipment

As members of the Forklift Truck Association (FLTA) and the Consolidated Fork Truck Services (CFTS) Lister Lift Trucks recognises the requirement to regulate the standard of all forklift services and the need for a quality-controlled standard for the inspection of forklift trucks providing peace of mind that their operations are safe, legal and productive and we are consistently working to provide an excellent service for all of our customers. The Consolidated Fork Truck Services (CFTS) works in close consultation with the HSE to ensure that agreed standards are met for the inspection of equipment. PUWER and LOLER regulations legally require all […]

How Forklift Accidents Happen (And What You Can Do to Prevent Them Today)

Driving a forklift takes skill and practice, but that doesn’t mean that forklift accidents don’t occur. In order to stay safe while on the job, there are some key things every forklift driver should know. Read on to learn how and why these types of accidents happen, and what you can do to prevent them for a safe experience. A Tipping Forklift: The Most Common of Forklift Accidents Forklifts are designed to carry very heavy loads, which means they can easily tip over if they’re too top-heavy. The rate of forklift incidents is on the rise in the UK, with […]

COVID – 19 Update

In these unprecedented times, the team at Lister Lift Trucks are doing everything possible to protect the health and well-being of our valued employees and customers. Whilst we remain operational, from 31st March we will be operating with a skeleton staff, continuing to provide engineering services responding to breakdowns and carrying out essential routine maintenance to keep you operational. We also ask for your assistance in protecting our employees and honouring the 2 metre social distancing guidance. We are able to continue to provide our customers with new and used machines, with a member of the team being on hand […]

Sold a dodgy forklift?

Have you been sold a dodgy forklift? The Fork Truck Watchdog Have you been sold a forklift that is not how it was described? The Fork Truck watchdog initiative allows customers to report dishonest dealers and make the industry safer. Cowboys and rogue traders have long been considered part and parcel hazards of purchasing materials handling equipment. However, the Fork Lift Truck Association is determined to change this with the Fork Truck Watchdog – a system for reporting dishonest dealers. What may appear to be several isolated cases could, in fact, be the same dodgy dealer operating in different parts of the UK, swindling multiple customers. Crucially, […]