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Stores Operative


Glasgow, GLG, GB

Work Arrangement:  Onsite

The Position:

The Stores Operative is responsible for participating in the maintenance of an effective, optimal and safe stores management system and organisation within the manufacturing site. They receive, store, issue and record the traceability of all raw materials, equipment, spares, tools, PPE and consumable materials on the site. They handle and store all materials and equipment in compliance with the requirements set out in Training, Work Instructions or dictated by legislation e.g. Health & Safety. They will also assist in the shipping department to ensure customer orders are packed weighted and loaded on time.


About Us:
Waukesha Bearings are a leading designer and manufacturer of hydrodynamic fluid film bearings, active magnetic bearing systems and seals for high-performing turbomachinery and rotating equipment in oil & gas, power generation, marine and industrial markets.


What You Will Bring:

  • An in-depth understanding of the stores processes and procedures, including flow of materials within a manufacturing facility, gained from direct previous work experience in this area.
  • Trained in and previous experience of safely lifting, slinging & manual handling.
  • Experience of operating a forklift truck.
  • The ability to both use your own initiative and also work in collaboration with colleagues to ensure standard operating procedures are followed within the stores and kitting areas at all times. 
  • A flexible approach in order to support fast paced working environment and changing priorities through the working day. 
  • Computer literacy with previous experience of using an ERP system for stock and materials management and with Microsoft Office applications inc. Excel and Outlook.


What You Will Do:

  • Receiving goods in; checking quantity received vs quantity advised. Booking in and resolving any delivery discrepancies. Daily cycle counts.
  • Issuing raw material & kit, ensuring routing cards and material issued to production on time to meet operation start dates.
  • Issue of material on to system once pick is complete, ensuring quantities picked match quantities issued. 
  • Shipping; pack, weight, label and load customer orders. 
  • Ensuring all stock (finished goods, materials etc.) is stored with all relevant information in the correct location.
  • Working to 5s and Lean manufacturing standards.
  • Maintaining a clean & safe working environment at all times. 


More About the Company:

Part of Dover Precision Components, who deliver performance-critical solutions for rotating and reciprocating machinery across the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical, and general processing markets. Comprising Waukesha Bearings, Bearings Plus, InproSeal and Cook Compression brands, our portfolio includes hydrodynamic bearings, active magnetic bearings, system and bearing protection, and reciprocating compressor valves, sealing technologies, pistons, rods and more. Each solution is custom engineered to provide optimum efficiency, reliability, and productivity, and backed by comprehensive aftermarket services. Dover Precision Components serves its global customer base through facilities in North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, as well as technical sales representatives around the world.


A part of Dover Corporation, who are a diversified global manufacturer and solutions provider with annual revenue of approximately $8 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, consumable supplies, aftermarket parts, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments: Engineered Products, Fueling Solutions, Imaging and Identification, Pumps and Process Solutions, and Refrigeration and Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of over 23,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV." Additional information is available at


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