Depot Stores Assistant

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Freightliner Maintenance Ltd

Depot Stores Assistant - Southampton

Salary: 25,311 p/a

A vacancy has arisen for a Depot Stores Assistant within our busy Stores department in Southampton.

Reporting to the Depot Stores Manager, this role involves carrying out the daily Stores Assistant duties, general housekeeping, assisting with site maintenance and forklift tasks. The successful candidate will form part of the depot stores team to support the engineering functions.

The Depot Stores Assistant must be able to demonstrate a commitment to safety and an understanding of safe working practices, compliance to company standards and safe working procedures are followed.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Adhere to health & safety and local safety policy requirements
  • Provide stores assistant duties to the Depot Stores Manager
  • Maintaining high standards of housekeeping to ensure a clean and safe environment
  • General site maintenance duties
  • Forklift truck duties as required
  • Road delivery to include collections from suppliers and other Freightliner depots


  • Commitment to safe working practices
  • A general maintenance background
  • Experience with basic hand tools
  • Knowledge of COSHH will be beneficial
  • Vehicle Driving Licence
  • Forklift Licence

The applicant should be a safety conscious and motivated self-starter, a fully versatile team member who has well established experience in the store’s environment or a similar logistics background.

This post is subject to standard pre-employment checks including employment references, medical & D&A screening, and successful DBS background checks.

We are looking for the most committed and reliable individuals who possess the knowledge, skills and experience needed for their roles.

In return we can offer competitive pay, excellent benefits, a competitive pension scheme and a rewarding career in an award-winning team