Salary Upon Application
Date Posted
21 May
Closing Date
2 July


We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated, full-time Stores Assistant to join the team in our Fluid Power division, based in Halesowen at our Hayley Fluid Power centre.

Job Title: Stores Assistant

Location: Hayley Fluid Power, Forge Trading Estate, 13 & 14 Mucklow Hill, Halesowen, B62 8TP

Working Hours: 8.30am – 5.30pm Monday – Friday, plus 1:4 Saturday mornings. Additional working hours may be required during busy periods

Purpose: To assist in the warehouse facility with the issue and receipt of goods and services.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Meet department goals, ensuring safety and security of all assets held in the facility.
  • Help to ensure that the Company’s Health and Safety at Work policy is adhered to.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
  • Prepare orders by processing requests.
  • Packing boxes and placing orders in the delivery area.
  • Check incoming products against delivery notes.
  • Ensure safe use of all the stores’ lifting and moving aids (including, where appropriate, Counter Balance Fork Lift Trucks), as well as using Personal Protective Equipment where necessary.
  • Provide information on stock availability (perpetual and random inventory).
  • Actively participate in the response to emergency situations whenever they arise.
  • Undertake other similar duties that may be assigned to you.

Health & Safety Responsibilities

The successful applicant will ensure that they:

  • Take care of their own safety and that of others.
  • Ensure that products, plant, equipment, vehicles and buildings are not damaged.
  • Comply with health and safety procedures and instructions.
  • Wear PPE issued to them – use and maintain it in good condition.
  • Will not neglect, misuse or damage anything provided in the interest of health and safety.
  • Assist by reporting to their Line Manager any hazard, accident, damage or defect in order that remedial action may be taken.
  • Do not use equipment, plant or machinery which they are not authorised to use/trained in.
  • Undergo any training or instruction to enable them to work competently and safely.

Skills & Requirements

  • Basic literacy and numeracy skills
  • Driving licence is essential
  • Fork Lift licence is desirable
  • Previous warehouse experience preferable, however not essential
  • Good teamwork, coordination and organisation skills
  • Reporting skills and inventory control
  • Dependable and good with time-keeping
  • Good manual handling technique and dexterity
  • Be able to identify and pick products accurately

To apply for this position, please email a covering letter with your CV to [email protected]