Stores Operative

The Norton Motorcycle Co. Ltd  is an iconic, British motorcycle brand delivering exquisite riding experiences. For over 120 years, Norton Motorcycles has been celebrated worldwide for its unique place in motorcycle history. Now under new ownership, Norton Motorcycles is proud to sit with the TVS Motor family.

Entering a new era, we are scaling globally and this role will give successful recruits the opportunity to be a part of that growth. This role will be based in our state-of-the-art facilities in Solihull, West Midlands, working within our tight-knit but ever-expanding team.

As such, we are looking for a time served Stores Operative to help us grow our Warehouse Operations into a first class function delivering excellent service to customers both internally and externally.

The successful candidate will be working as part of a small team and have a very varied range of daily tasks covering all aspects of warehousing and therefore must have Warehouse / Stores experience and a “can do” attitude. They will interact on a daily basis with people at all levels of the business and report directly to the Warehouse Team Leader.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Adhering to health and safety protocols

  • Receiving goods, including vehicle offload

  • Repackaging of goods as appropriate

  • Managing flow of goods Into & Out of Inspection

  • Storing goods in appropriate locations within the warehouse and transacting on warehouse systems

  • Reporting damaged or missing items upon receipt

  • Managing Warehouse stock levels – performing regular stock counts.

  • General Warehouse housekeeping i.e. ensuring the workspace is clean & Tidy

  • Pick and pack orders for Production Operations and Sales

  • Loading goods onto vehicles for shipping

  • Updating the warehouse computer system as appropriate

 

Qualifications and Skills

  • Forklift Licence

  • Honest & reliable

  • Good degree of physical fitness (will need to lift boxes up to 15kg)

  • Computer Literate & numerate (use of Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Teams)

  • Punctual with good organisational and time management skills

  • Team player, co-operative

  • Self-motivated individual, able to work on own initiative

  • Flexibility to carry out the necessary duties to complete the task efficiently and in a Timely Manner

  • Ability to communicate at all levels

  • Great Accuracy and attention to detail

  • Work Well under Pressure


It would also be useful but not essential if you have the following:

  • Experience with handheld scanners

  • Experience in Automotive Warehousing Environment

Benefits of working for Norton:

We offer desirable benefits for all employees of Norton, including;

  • 25 Days holiday (Small amount used for Christmas Holiday)

  • Pension Scheme

  • Life Insurance 

  • Flexible Working 

  • Casual Dress 

  • Parking on site


Applicants must have the Right To Work in the UK

NO AGENCY APPLICATIONS

Job Type: Full time - Permanent

Salary package is dependent upon previous experience.

Please forward your CV, portfolio and a covering letter in the first instance to hrmanager@nortonmotorcycles.com stating which role you are applying for.

We have a 10 day reply policy, so if you do not hear from us within 10 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.