Engineering Storesperson

Job Reference : WAL-CBX-02307
Location : Cardiff Bakery
Closing Date : 21/07/2017
Jobs Start Date : 24/07/2017
Salary : Competitive
Department : AB CARDIFF
Employer : Allied Bakeries
Hours Per week : 40

The Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and forward thinking Engineering Store Person to join our Engineering Team at Allied Bakeries, Cardiff.  This role will support the Engineering function to deliver consistently high standards of service through effective stores management, stock purchasing and CI activities.

The role holder will manage the day to day running of the stores, managing over 5500 individual stock items. Responsibilities include stock control, stock rotation, stock availability, stock checking (bi-annual and perennial) and maintaining stock booking out records. A key part of the role will include dealing on a daily basis with suppliers for services and stock replenishments. The role holder will be required to minimize downtime and maximise production efficiency by ensuring stock levels are maintained. A healthy respect for and demonstration of positive behaviour towards personal safety and the safety of colleagues is a key requirement of the role.

The role holder maintains the Engineering stores to enable the Engineering Team to achieve KPI targets such as;

  • Accuracy of stock issues

  • Number of stock issues

  • Number of incorrect stock issues

  • Stock checking

  • Value of stock variation at stock check

  • Items at order point

  • Stock turnover, slow moving, obsolete

  • Stock criticality

Key Accountabilities:

  • To maintain the integrity of the stores setup and activities through the EAM System

  • To support the Maintenance Planner in implementing group stores initiatives through the use of EAM System

  • Maintain systems that interface with stores ensuring that all items for repair or on order are tracked

  • To drive effectiveness of the craft group in using the stores booking out process

  • To obtain stock items within the buying teams guidelines inc. cost and lead times

  • To obtain services and store items so as Allied Bakeries obtains the best price every time

  • Continually develop and then implement stores changes as per a CI process

  • Organize systems and databases to ensure that stores aspects are run at a high level of professionalism

Additional Accountabilities:

  • To support the Purchasing Clerk and Planning Manager when necessary

  • To ensure that all store related documentation is maintained for auditing purposes

  • To communicate with the craft daily for any special stores requirements

  • To work to and maintain the Health and Safety standards of the department and ensure adherence to Safe Systems of Work


The above list of accountabilities is not exhaustive and the post holder may be required to undertake duties as may be reasonably expected. All employees are required to be flexible and cooperative in order to assist in meeting business needs.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.