Stores Person

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  • Location

    Rugeley, Staffordshire

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    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Shannon Allister

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Stores Person required for defence client based in Rugeley. The stores operative is responsible for co-ordinating associated tasks in accordance with company processes, procedures and policies. These tasks are primarily to accurately receive, store, pick and distribute goods in conjunction with business requirements and is to include the main site, satellite and supplier locations.

Key responsibilities
* Unloading/loading deliveries manually or using appropriate mechanical handling devices. These include FLT and overhead crane.
* Checking all receipt paperwork complies with Certificate of Conformity requirements.
* Raising and distribution of all Discrepancy reports for any receipt anomalies.
* Filing paperwork.
* Appropriate receipt, control, storage, data entry and archiving paperwork of stock from suppliers.
* Organise the safe storage of bulk items to main or off site locations.
* To accurately Lot/Batch pick, label and update computer systems of all stock required for designated use.
* Ensure all items are appropriately packed prior to being dispatched to external parties and are dispatched correctly with an advice note created by the appropriate department.
* Stock location and general stores maintenance and housekeeping.
* Undertake perpetual and annual stock checks.
* Communicate, undertake and update stock control systems with site stock transfers appropriately
* Communicate with Planning team on all picking, receipt, inspection put-away and issue priorities.
* Communicate with Buyers / Projects department on all goods that are abnormal or unexpected.
* Liaise with shop floor assembly team leaders on palletised or large items being placed on to or from the shop floor.

Personal attributes
* Equivalent experience in a comparable role within a similar industry
* Excellent motivational and teamwork skills, with the ability to work off own initiative.
* Good verbal and written communication skills at all levels of the organisation
* Knowledge of stores procedures and the ISO 9001:2000 Quality Systems
* Ideally reach truck and overhead crane qualified - but not essential
* Awareness of Health & Safety requirements in a stores environment
* Be available to work regular weekend work and overtime during the week
* Full and valid Driving Licence preferably to B+E entitlement
* PC literate ideally in Microsoft Word and Excel
* The ability to gain Full UK security clearance to SC level with no restrictions