Stores Person

James Jones & Sons Ltd

Stores Person

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James Jones & Sons Ltd, Kettleholm, Dumfries and Galloway

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 10 Jul | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 2fa3fab84e5a4d7ea9e648a15b875715

Full Job Description

We are looking to appoint a dedicated and meticulous Stores Person to join our Engineering
Department at our Lockerbie Sawmill. The primary purpose of the Stores Person role is to
ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the store. This includes managing inventory,
maintaining accurate records, and ensuring that all items are stored in a safe and orderly
manner.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Receiving, storing, and issuing supplies and equipment

  • Conducting regular inventory audits to ensure accuracy

  • Liaising with suppliers and internal departments to manage supply needs

  • Resolving any issues that may arise

  • Supporting the site's operations by ensuring that all necessary materials and

  • equipment are readily available when needed

  • Experience in a similar role within the industry

  • Excellent organisational and communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Strong attention to detail

    James Jones & Sons Ltd is a 5th generation family business and one of the UK's largest and

  • most progressive timber processing companies with core activities in timber harvesting,
    sawmilling, pallets & packaging, and distribution. We operate from 25 sites across the UK,
    18 Australian and 2 New Zealand sites and employ over 2,100 people. In the UK, we operate
    seven sawmills throughout Scotland and the north east of England: an engineered wood
    manufacturing plant in the north of Scotland and pallet and packaging operations at 14 sites
    across the UK. We produce high quality, British grown timber for the UK construction,
    landscaping, and agricultural sectors; market-leading JJI-Joists for the housebuilding and
    construction markets and pallets and packaging for blue chip domestic and exporting
    businesses.

  • Competitive rate of pay

  • 33 days annual leave pro rata (including statutory holidays)

  • Employer pension contribution

  • Health & Wellbeing services (remote GPs, mental health support, physio) after 3 months

  • Life assurance cover after 3 months


  • Applicants must be able to provide eligibility to work in the UK without the need for sponsorship.