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Warehouse Operative

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Telford

Job Title:         Warehouse Operative
Location:         Donnington, UK.
Compensation:     £20,422 + benefits
Role Type:         Full time / Permanent
Role ID:         SF 45633


                                                                                       Creating change together


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 Operative at Bovington. 
As an international defence company, we support and enhance our customers’ defence and security capabilities and critical assets, meeting their requirements of value for money, increased availability, modernisation and flexibility


Defence Equipment

The Warehouse Operative role is based within our Defence Equipment business area.


Defence equipment stores, maintains, repairs and overhauls military vehicles and equipment so the UK army is able to train and deploy in a moment. As well as supporting vehicles that are already in service, the team carries out vehicle assembly integration and tests new vehicles.


The role

The difference our new Warehouse Operative will make


As a Warehouse Operative, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You will be working as part of a team that ensure the warehouse operations run smoothly to support the MoD.  


Day to day, you’ll be working as a team of 10 you will be responsible for the receipt, storage, maintenance and issuing of parts and spares for Military vehicles working alongside the Workshop that repair and overhaul the vehicles. 

At Babcock, we have a history of helping talent go far. With our track record of innovation, you’ll continually develop your knowledge and expertise. 

We offer flexible working to give people more options to better integrate their work and personal life, whilst ensuring that business needs are met. 


Essential experience

•    Ideally you will have stores/warehouse experience, but his role could suit a recent school/college leaver looking for a new position. 
•    Must be fit and able bodied for manual handling tasks
•    Fork-lift licence desirable but training can be given
•    Basic IT skills are required 
•    You will need to satisfy security requirements. This may require you to hold or be eligible/capable of achieving ‘Security Check’ (SC) clearance.

What we offer

Generous benefits including:
•    Generous holiday allowance of 25 days plus 10 bank holidays 
•    Reservist in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave 
•    Matched contribution pension scheme up to 6% of salary, with life assurance
•    Working from home and flexible work patterns 
•    Employee assistance programme supporting physical, mental and financial wellbeing 
•    Flexible benefits, including cycle to work scheme, discounts and our Share Ownership Scheme
•    Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to be at your best


Babcock International 

For over 130 years, we have 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. Change begins with our people and our shared Principles: be curious; be courageous; own and deliver; think: outcomes; collaborate; and be kind. These values not only guide the way we work, but also our efforts to reach net-zero carbon. Yes, our ambitions are big, but together, we can achieve them.


Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant If you are a reservist in the armed forces, we provide up to ten days special paid leave in support of your training commitments.
Application Guidance

All applications should be made online. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. 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: 10th August 2022


Job Segment: CSR, Management

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