Stores Operative 029995
Organisation - Material Management
Job - Depot Management
Position Type - Full Time
Fixed-Term Contract opportunity for up to 16 months
Location: Northumberland Park Depot, North London
Overview of role
London Underground is one of the world’s most famous metro systems and is responsible for more than 3.5 million passenger journeys a day. It has 11 lines covering 402km and serving 270 stations. During peak hours, more than 500 trains are in operation.
We have a great opportunity for a Stores Operative join the Materials Management team to receive and distribute materials to the Production Work Areas, enabling Production schedules to be met. You will also ensure that all transactions are maintained on SAP to enable effective Inventory Control.
Generating Goods Received Notes and ensuring stock is correctly put away and located within the warehouse
Carrying out general goods inward inspections, and taking necessary actions from the result of the inspection, such as rejection of goods/quarantine procedure
Separating of goods and identifying locations for binning
Loading and unloading of lorries
Retrieval and kitting of materials required to satisfy picking lists/requisitions
Stock checking on a weekly basis
Re-location of goods and stock transfers
Delivery of materials to designated areas within Product Groups
Receiving and processing of Internal orders
Investigation of stock discrepancies and recommended corrective actions.
Housekeeping W.I.P materials
Skills, Knowledge & Experience
Must have practical experience in all aspects of the stores function in an engineering environment (Essential)
Numerate and literate with good keyboard skills (Essential)
Possesses Licences for Fork lift and counterbalance trucks (Essential)
Possesses good knowledge of stores procedures including weights and measurements and storing and handling practices (Desirable)
Equality and Diversity
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.
Please apply using your CV and a two page covering letter.
Think carefully about the skills, knowledge and experience in the advert and cover this in your CV and cover letter.
The closing date for applications is Tuesday 14th May 2019 @ 23:59
We may close this advert early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications
This is a safety critical role so you will need to get clearance from our Occupational Health team before you start.
In return for your commitment and expertise, you will enjoy excellent benefits and scope to grow. Rewards vary according to the business area but mostly include:
Final salary pension scheme
Free travel for you on the TfL network
A 75% discount on National Rail Season Ticket and interest free loan
29 days annual leave plus public and bank holidays
Tax-efficient cycle-to-work programme
Retail, health, leisure and travel offers
Discounted Eurostar travel