Catering and Retail Stores Operative

Posting Date: 07 January 2020

Location: Faslane, Argyll & Bute, GB, G84 0EH

Company: Babcock

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Catering and Retail Stores Operative
Clyde, Faslane
Naval Marine
Salary £20,993
About the role


Here at Babcock International, we are currently recruiting for a Catering and Retail Stores Operative to join the team carrying out stock management activities within the Store, creating transfers, purchase orders and listing stock that is required as well as receipt, safe storage, delivery and dispersal of all catering and retail stock.


Further responsibilities include discussing issues and implementing change requests with production and the supplier, working as part of a team to ensure deadlines are met and expenditure is kept within budget while maintaining a good quality service.


You will also be responsible for issuing and delivering goods, including transporting to various locations across HMNB Clyde ensuring they receive goods in time for food production whilst ensuring the safe storage of goods adhere to all H&S, Environmental and Food Safety and Hygiene legislation.


What do I need to do the role?
Experience of working in a Store or Warehouse environment would be an advantage.
You will be required to undertake various manual handling activities, therefore previous experience of working with mechanical handling equipment is also beneficial.


You will be highly organised with a methodical approach to managing your workload, are computer literate and also possess a valid UK driving licence.


Qualified certification in stores/warehouse management and/or a food hygiene certificate is also desirable.


What else do I need to know?
This role is based at HM Naval Base Clyde, located 6 miles north of Helensburgh in the West of Scotland. We are well placed for commuter links to Glasgow and the wider region, with easy access for car and public transport.
We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


About Babcock International


For more than a century, Babcock the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.


We are committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


Armed Forces Covenant


We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please visit our website.


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If you experience difficulties please check our career website for more information. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment.


If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Closing date: 20/01/2020


Job reference: 29091

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