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Warehouse Lead


Darlington, GB, DL9 3LN

Onsite or Hybrid:  OnSite

Job Title:             Warehouse Lead
Location:             Richmond, North Yorkshire
Compensation:    £30,695 + Benefits
Role Type:           Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:               SF58305


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Warehouse Lead at our Catterick site.


The role
As a Warehouse Lead, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. As a Warehouse Lead you will perform a wide range of warehousing activity with no 2 days the same, delivering direct support to Workshop Operations ensuring efficient repair of military vehicles.


Day-to-day, you’ll ensure teams have the people, tools and processes they need to safely deliver outputs within warehousing function. They ensure processes are followed and updated providing accurate information for decision making and giving visibility for the wider business to support.


  • Providing support to manage employee lifecycle from recruitment through to exit processes
  • Ensuring work areas remain safety compliant and housekeeping expectations achieved 
  • Allocating resource efficiently to meet delivery, performance and output functional targets
  • Ensure staff have and comply with personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements at all times
  • Delivering business and functional communications including team briefings


This role is full time, 37 hours per week and is based on site at Catterick.


Essential experience of the Warehouse Lead

  • Competent PC user (MS Office, MS Outlook, SharePoint, MRP system)
  • Ability to manage people, individuals, and small teams
  • Communicate effective which includes potential to challenge and have awkward conversations
  • Ability to analyse information and make rational decisions to complete tasks effectively


Qualifications for the Warehouse Lead

  • Educated to Level 2 in National Qualification Framework (NQF) as a minimum (Intermediate apprenticeship, Level 2 NVQ, GCSE – Grade A* - C, O Level A – C, CSE Grade1) or equivalent workplace experience
  • Completed (or working towards) British Safety Council
  • Completed (or working towards) lean management

Security Clearance
The successful candidate must be able to achieve and maintain Security Check (SC) security clearance for this role.


Many of the positions within our company are subject to national security clearance and Trade Control restrictions. This means that your eligibility for certain roles may be affected by your place of birth, nationality, current or former citizenship, and any residency you hold or have held. Further details are available at United Kingdom Security Vetting: clearance levels - GOV.UK (


What we offer 

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


Babcock International 

For over a century Babcock has helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 


We are a disability confident committed employer. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please email with the subject header ‘Reasonable adjustments requirement’. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working – please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Closing date: 17/07/2024

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