We are looking for a Materials Handler to ensure materials are properly routed, from point of collection to delivery of materials within and outside the company.
You will be working under general supervision on a wide range of assignments that require a substantial knowledge of mechanical engineering.
The Materials Handler has a thorough knowledge of the basic processes and procedures of “Goods in and Goods Out”, but is also expected to use judgment in resolving issues or recommending solutions.
The ability to maintain records and systems on material flow, and stock control is imperative for this role in order to monitor flow of materials and parts between departments to potentially expedite parts to remedy shortage problems.
Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of your role and responsibilities, and may be subject to change when required.
Time served Advanced Apprenticeship or equivalent relevant experience within a similar environment.
Ability to read detailed drawings and orders.
Knowledge of manufacturing principles and mechanical specifications to support facilities competencies – i.e. metal cutting, welding, machining, etc.
Experience of working in the stage and/or spectaculars industry; Forklift truck and Overhead crane experience
Experience in a practical / workshop / materials handler role, ideally in a be-spoke manufacturing product environment with a bias to fabrication.
Knowledge of manufacturing principles and specifications to support facilities competencies – i.e. metal cutting, welding, etc.
A good all-round general education.
Knowledge of Health and Safety systems (e.g. ISO9001)
Skills and Aptitudes Required
Good problem solving skills; Able to adapt to changing circumstances;
Manage, organise and priorities workload effectively;
Good time management;
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
Great attention to detail
Confident working independently
Willingness to take on challenges.
Interest in developing knowledge of the role.
Personal Qualities Required
Reliability, flexibility, decisiveness, good organisational skills, physically fit as manual handling will be involved
Works well under pressure.
Right to work in the UK.
Current UK drivers licence.