Stores Operative

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace, Llay has an exciting opportunity for a Stores Operative

Full Time
42hours per week average working 12/7 shift pattern – Days 7am-7pm
Job location: Llay, Wrexham
Unionised site – works in partnership with Unite the Union.

Our successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the storage and distribution of goods are aligned to the production team and site requirements – including transportation, stock control, warehousing and monitoring the flow of goods.

Perks and Benefits

A company culture that promotes work life balance

Access to mental health support

Business performance related bonus

Career development opportunities

Commitment to continued learning and development

Perkbox – includes monthly treats and discounts from selected restaurants, cinemas, shops etc

Long Service Awards

Enhanced Holiday Entitlement based on length of service

Free parking

Essential Responsibilities

Ensuring adherence to Magellan UK departmental policies and corporate procedures

Interpret and comply with company HSE Policies and safety regulations

Identify potential hazards and take appropriate action to eliminate

Production Output

To complete daily tasks as required

Participate in the daily SQDCP board meeting

Once trained be able to fluctuate between different sections within the stores team

Conduct daily PI count (as required) and report non-conformance to the Team Leader / Supervisor

Maintain accurate stocks of materials, maintaining the traceability of all products.

Ensure materials and job cards are issued to the factory accurately and in a timely fashion.

When taking receipt of goods cross reference with customer order book.

Stores Operation

Ensure stock records reflect actual stock levels both in the stores and on site

Ensure that stock items are used in the correct rotation order in line with batch, serial number or other Identification

Maintain good Housekeeping in stores & delivery areas

Ensure packaging materials are correctly stored reused and waste is recycled

Goods Outward

Identify on a daily basis incoming orders for immediate despatch to Customer or within an agreed specified time(s)

Ensure goods are correctly packed and labelled, as per Dispatch SOP

Ensure all paperwork has been completed e.g COC

FLT experience is desired but not essential

Other Duties

Assist the Stores Team leader/ Supervisor in all duties deemed necessary to facilitate Operations

Able to work different shift patterns to support the business needs (as required)


Observe Company Quality procedures

Identify non-conformance as it may adversely affect the airworthiness and inform the supervisor in such case

Continuous Improvement

Make suggestions to improve any processes

Become involved in new product locations and warehouse lay out

To ensure the work area complies to the company wide 6S standards

Position Requirements

Basic level of education

The job holder should possess the following qualifications, skills and experience: –

Working experience within a stores/warehouse environment

Working knowledge of SAP or similar operating system

Key Competencies:
Competent in Microsoft Word & Excel

Attention to detail

Good Communicator

About us:
Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Job Type: Full-time