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Recruitment Opportunity: Engineering Store Person

**This Vacancy is now closed**

Are you looking for a new role in a friendly, well established company based in Cumbria?

Tweddle Engineering design, manufacture and install bespoke steel fabrications, electrical control systems, hydraulic & pneumatic systems in a range of sectors. These include Agricultural, Sawmill, Incising, Timber Treatment, Pressure Vessels, Pipework & Storage Tanks, Renewable Energy, Nuclear, Material Handling and General Engineering.

We are based just outside of Wigton, and we currently have a requirement for an Engineering Store Person to join our busy and friendly team. The role is offered on a permanent basis and offers a fantastic opportunity for the right person. We are seeking a team player with a creative flair and keen eye for detail.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Loading and unloading of vehicles manually, or with the use of a fork lift/side loader
  • Controlling internal stocks into and out of stores areas
  • Liaising with Purchasing Department to re-order stocks when necessary
  • Processing and organising the despatch of goods from the factory and stores, including returns
  • Filling in and processing documentation relating to goods in and stock control
  • Maintain stock records using computerised system
  • Check on a regular basis the stocks of consumables
  • Cutting and preparing materials

Key skills that the successful Candidate MUST have:

  • Stores experience (engineering stock/equipment preferred)
  • Excellent communication
  • Excellent organisation
  • IT Literacy – minimum Microsoft Office
  • Must have forklift experience
  • Be physically fit as the job will involve manual handling

As we are based at Kirkbride, Cumbria it is a necessity that you have your own transport due to the location.


The working hours are 45 hours, between 0700 to 1630 or 0800 to 1730 Monday to Friday. We are flexible with working hours and are willing to accommodate the right candidate. We offer 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays and an additional day’s holiday is awarded with every 3-years’ service.

Salary dependent on experience NMW up to £27,000

Job Type: Full-time

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