Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Despatch Operative


Job Description:


Join a growing team in a leading Mechanical manufacturing business as a skilled and motivated Stores & Despatch Operative.


As a Stores and Dispatch Operative, you will play a vital role in ensuring that products and components are effectively managed and organised. Your responsibilities will include managing the inflow and outflow of products, setting up part kits for production staff, and conducting regular stock checks. Your attention to detail and well-organised approach will be crucial in ensuring that the company's operations run smoothly.


Stores & Despatch Operative Requirements:

'' Experience in a similar Engineering or Technical stores-related position.

'' Knowledge of a CRM/MRP or similar internal databases.

'' Proficient knowledge of Word and Excel.

'' Excellent communication skills.

'' Previous experience of kitting and picking kits / parts according to BOM's and kit lists.


Stores & Despatch Operative Responsibilities:

'' Record and inspect incoming goods before placing in proper location.

'' Ensure proper storage location by booking materials into the system.

'' Select items from stores, carefully package them, and arrange for their dispatch.

'' Managing equipment warranties and repairs involves working with both customers and suppliers.

'' Report stock shortages; liaising with buyers / purchasing teams to arrange replenishment.

'' Maintaining the safety and tidiness in the Stores and Working Area.


This is commutable from:

  • New Forest
  • Southampton
  • Bournemouth
  • Dorset
  • Poole
  • Winchester
  • Andover
  • Warminster


If you are interested in this Stores & Despatch Operative opportunity, please don't hesitate to get in contact with Jemma Bradshaw at Orion.


Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately, we are not able to respond to every application personally, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. To see our other available vacancies please visit our website.

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing