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Vacancy Details

Stores Operative - REF No. HQ5567A

Industry Sector: Warehousing and Logistics
Location: Rochdale

Salary: from £17500 to £20000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: Isabelle Roques

Job Summary

Forces Recruitment Services are currently recruiting for a Stores Operative ideally from an ex-military background or military leavers, to work within the engineering department of a global manufacturer and supplier of spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavourful products. The successful Stores Operative must have previous stores / warehouse experience and will be required to work the Day Shift. The typical working hours will be 8am-5pm Monday to Friday.

Detailed Job Description

Are you ex-military and looking for a new and exciting new opportunity?

Forces Recruitment Services are currently recruiting for a Stores Operative ideally from an ex-military background or military leavers, to work within the engineering department of a global manufacturer and supplier of spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavourful products.

The successful Stores Operative must have previous stores / warehouse experience and will be required to work the Day Shift. The typical working hours will be 8am-5pm Monday to Friday.

Applications from ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy and Royal Marines) however all applications will be considered.

Key Responsibilities:

* Pick up deliveries from security and book them into Stores, or mark them up and deliver them to the required person
* Assist engineers identify engineering parts in Stores (using the Inventory System) and on the shop floor, and bring in technical help if needed
* Survey lines on the shop floor for critical spares
* Erect racking when needed
* Deliver quotes requested by customer using the appropriate enquiry order process
* Keep on top of outstanding orders and report any changes in the delivery dates
* Keep Stores office and Stores area tidy at all times, in line with Food Factory Standards
* Undertake regular weekly stock takes on areas of the Stores and report any differences
* Report low stock items in Stores, using the IMS System to identify and quote accordingly
* Carry out weekly checks of consumable items and quote accordingly - including lubricants
* Keep the client up-to-date with emergency orders ETAs etc.
* Any other reasonable requests made by the key team members

Skills & Person Specifications:

* Stores experience (essential)
* Hold a Fork Lift Truck Licence (FLT) or has experience using a Forklift
* Knowledge of industry products and processes
* Experience of working in a service related industry
* Organised with an eye for detail
* Ability to prioritise workload
* Excellent people skills
* Can remain calm under pressure
* Provide a professional service at all times
* Experience working in a food production environment (desirable)

Salary: £17,500 - £20,000 (DOE)

Benefits:

* 22 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
* Company Pension (after 3 months)


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