Goods In Operative

  • Location

    Bolton, Greater Manchester

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  • Salary:

    £13.90 - £14.90 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Critch

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Role overview:

The role will involve issue, receipt and management of stores and inventory in a stores environment. Heavy emphasis on Goods In and goods receipt, alongside loading, control and monitoring of work packages in a manufacturing environment.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Stock control / storekeeping including shelf life control
  • Load the manufacturing cells with the requisite jobs in accordance with planned lead and cycle times, in order to comply with manufacturing programmes and delivery schedules
  • Packing including the use of hand tools
  • Receiving and issuing of tooling
  • Updating computer records
  • Kitting activity
  • Loading and unloading of lorries

Candidate skills:


  • Experience in a stores environment, ideally in an engineering environment or failing engineering then manufacturing / heavy production
  • Goods In or goods inwards experience
  • Experience with Material Requirements Planning or Enterprise Resource Planning systems / software e.g. SAP, Oracle etc
  • PC skills, including EXCEL
  • Willing to work flexible shift patterns
  • Attention to detail
  • Work on own with minimal supervision


  • Fork lift truck licence
  • Manual handling training
  • Lifting & Slinging training (Including overhead cranes)
  • ESD training