Stores Assistant (Packaging Manufacturing)

Job Title: Stores Assistant (Packaging Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Knutsford, Cheshire
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J901213_1561974427
Contact Name: Kelly Newell
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 01, 2019 10:47

Job Description

Stores Assistant - with FLT License (Packaging Manufacturing)

To provide an efficient and effective stores service for the business working to the set labour plan

Key Responsibilities

  • Booking in and inspection of all purchased goods and works manufactured items into stock using our stock control system to maintain accurate stock levels on a daily basis, ensuring that they meet the required specification

  • Packing and dispatch of spares and machine orders

  • Report any anomalies of the booking in process to the Stores team Leader

  • Ensure that all items are stored safely and appropriately on the day of receipt

  • Issuing of stock and consumable items to PA staff as and when required

  • Issue works items to appropriate master jobs and sub-assemblies using SCS

  • Kit jobs and assemblies for the required date in accordance with work in progress information

  • Ensure the immediate issue of a shortage list to relevant Team Leaders as required

  • Ensure all appropriate records are updated and stock levels are accurately maintained in the system

  • Ensure daily housekeeping audits are carried out

  • Ensure your working area is kept clean and tidy at all times

  • Responsible for carrying out periodic and annual stock checks

  • Assist in the resolution of invoice queries

  • If qualified, drive company/hire vehicles in a safe manner

  • Assist colleagues with problems that arise offering practical and appropriate solutions

  • Undertake necessary pre-use checks of the FLT, promptly reporting any defects or concerns to the Stores Team Leader

  • If appropriately trained, operate the FLT in a safe manner

  • Occasionally provide cover for the Cutting Room if resource allows

Additional Responsibilities

  • Adhere to health and safety policies and procedures and carry out all activities in a manner which is responsible and safe to yourself and others

  • Develop positive relationships with all you come into contact with

  • Contribute positively to my team and company morale and spirit

  • Accept responsibility for the quality of your work and get it right first time

  • To carry out any other duties as requested

Contractual Benefits

  • Monday to Friday 8.30-5pm
  • 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holiday
  • Government Pension Scheme

To Apply

Please click on the link to apply ensuring all of your contact details are thoroughly up to date.

We look forward to receiving your application.


Kelly Newell

Manufacturing Divisional Manager


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