Goods-in/Steel Store Operative Temp to Perm

Salary and benefits

£8 to £10 per hour

Type

Permanent

Locations
  • Lowestoft
  • Suffolk
Sector
  • Engineering
Skill
  • Warehouse Forklift Good-In Stores Manufacturing

Reference: 10346/001_1565859894

 

Oakes Recruitment Limited is acting as a Recruitment Agency for our client and we are currently looking for Goods-in/Steel Store Operative in a Lowestoft Business

PURPOSE

  • Ensure all manufacturing goods inwards/outwards are received/despatched correctly

  • Label/store products correctly, safely and efficiently

  • Ensure all relevant paperwork/administration is completed accurately

  • Carry out checks in accordance with current company/departmental procedures

  • Move materials around site using front and side loader FLT

  • Support the Manufacturing Manager by liaising and negotiating with suppliers in relation to overdue orders, changes to orders and non-conformances

  • Work alongside other members of the team to ensure products are produced, manufactured, labelled and stored appropriately

  • Participate in target setting through team meetings and business briefing sessions

  • Ensure agreed targets and deadlines are met in line with company needs

  • Adhere to all company/departmental policies and procedures at all times

  • Adhere to the company H&S policies and procedures at all times

  • Continuously strive to improve working processes

Carry out any other duties that are reasonably asked of you in any area of the company, which could include light engineering activities during quieter periods of work

PERSON SPECIFICATION AND SKILLS

  • Ability to work without direct supervision and work as part of the manufacturing team

  • Take responsibility for own work/decisions

  • Able to communicate at all levels across the business

  • Has a basic understanding of engineering drawings

  • Previous experience of using a fork-lift truck (front and side loader)

  • Able to plan/organise effectively

  • Accurate and attention to detail to meet deadlines and company targets

  • Good negotiation skills

  • Good team player and has excellent integrity

  • Has a flexible attitude and is receptive to change

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft software products, eg, word, excel and outlook as well as other in-house software packages (eg, X-suite)

  • Good hand-to-eye coordination

  • Can develop a comprehensive knowledge of sport and horticultural products

  • Has the ability and patience to undertake repetitive tasks

  • Desire to exceed targets

  • Confident – but able to ask for support where necessary

  • Self-motivated and have the ability to multi-skill

  • High level of endurance and energy

  • Drives own self-development and willing to undertake training when required

  • Has the ability to coach or train others when required

  • Seeks to be challenged and stretched

COMPETENCIES

COMMUNICATION

  • Using the most appropriate method of communication to meet individual and business needs effectively

COACHING AND INFLUENCING

  • Working constantly on your own development through coaching in the interest of improving business performance

CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT

  • Continuously look for ways to improve performance by striving for excellence in the standards and methods of working

INDIVIDUAL TARGETS AND MONITORING PERFORMANCE

  • Agree targets to support business needs/individual competency levels. Monitors performance and progress against targets set

EMOTIONAL RESILIENCE

Performs effectively under pressure by remaining professional in all situations; considering the impact of your actions on others

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Good standard of secondary education [GCSE A-C (9-4) for Maths and English]

  • NVQ Level 2 (minimum) qualification (or a willingness to be trained)

  • Previous experience working in a busy goods-in/stores area

  • Previous experience of working in a batch production environment would be beneficial

  • Previous fork lift experience (front and side loaders)

  • Full driving licence required

HOURS OF WORK 39.5 HOURS BUT MUST BE FLEXIBLE DURING BUSY BUSINESS PERIODS

FLEXIBILITY IS ESSENTIAL FOR THIS ROLE

Job Reference: 10346/001_1565859894

Salary: £8.21 - £9.65 per hour

Salary per: Hour

Job Duration:

Job Start Date: ASAP

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