Job Title: Storekeeper
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Gloucester, England
Salary: negotiable hourly rate
Start Date: 2018-08-08
Reference: BH-87719
Contact Name: Martin Hughes
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 09, 2018 17:00

Job Description

Storekeeper - 5 month contract - based Gloucester

Job Summary:

The Storekeeper is responsible for material handling and movement including loading/unloading, storing, picking, issuing, packing/unpacking and labelling of Materials.

The Storekeeper is responsible for inspecting and accepting incoming shipments of inventory against supplier packing lists, ensuring items have been received in a satisfactory state and that outgoing items are correctly packed, with completed documentation.

He/she might be requested to update the Warehouse Management System and support documentation as directed by his/her supervisor.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

?             Performs unloading, inspection, storing, picking, issuing, packing, labelling, loading and disposal of inventory items.

?             Accepts supplier deliveries checking actual items received are in a suitable condition and per the packing list and/or purchase order and reports discrepancies.

?             Ensures out-going inventory items are suitably packed and issued with correct and complete documentation.

?             Optimizes warehouse bin locations to improve efficiency & safety.

?             Maintains a high level of housekeeping within the warehouse and shipping/receiving areas.

?             Performs inventory cycle counting and supports in periodical physical counts.

?             As directed by supervisor, performs tasks associated with Kitting, Kanban point-of-use replenishment and other materials management initiatives.

?             Investigates and resolves local inventory & warehouse issues, as requested by supervisor.

?             Ensures compliance with established policies, procedures & Standards.

?             Complies with applicable company policies including, but not limited, to personnel and QHSE.

?             May be required to operate a forklift, or other materials handling equipment, on completion of training and certification.

?             Other duties as assigned.

Competencies to be kept current:

?             Must be physically fit and able to lift heavy items above and below shoulder height and perform continuous standing, walking, reaching and bending duties.

?             Ability to:

?             read, interpret, and carry out written and oral instructions

?             write legibly

?             prepare and maintain routine records

?             determine the quality and quantity of materials received in relation to prescribed specifications

?             perform accurate arithmetical calculations

?             work under pressure

?             maintain good working relationships with supervisors and peers

?             organize and prioritize work

?             interpret information contained in parts and service manuals

?             understand and utilize technical repair terminology and concepts

?             use computer terminal for data entry into Warehouse Management System

?             use light machinery, that may include a forklift once training and certification have been completed

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