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Stores Supervisor, Crawley

Crawley, United Kingdom
SCM-Procurement / Supply Chain Logistics

English (UK)

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Stores Supervisor to join Siemens Rolling Stock in Three Bridges, Crawley.

Reporting to the Stores Manager, your primary responsibility will be to ensure that the general management of materials is in accordance with the defined procedures and the Stores operation meets the requirement of the Production plan.

We are looking for someone with previous experience in a warehouse / stores environment and experience in supervising teams.

What are your responsibilities?

  • Stock control utilizing the stock management system; receive, dispatch, inspect and issue materials
  • Update the relative order/materials databases and ensure Stores security is maintained
  • Monitor status of depot fire equipment
  • Assist technical staff in the identification of materials and raise order requests
  • Receive local SAP orders on behalf of all depot personnel and distribute as required
  • Control and monitor the automatic store reorder levels of stock items
  • Assembling, packing materials/goods according to logistical demands/programs in order to support timely handing of the dispatch orders
  • Loading and unloading of the trucks in a careful manner in order to ensure the released goods are moved and stored without damage and in line with manual guidelines
  • Daily and weekly checks of all technical devices and systems used for handling materials are carried out in order to ensure a high safety standard and long economic life-time
  • Completing regular checks of the different storage facilities by using visual checks and testing storage conditions such as environment, weight, size, type of goods in order to ensure that the material is stored correctly and if necessary to able to take corrective action at an early stage
  • Ensuring that materials are picked in accordance to the maintenance exams of the trains and that the items are delivered from the Stores, taking into consideration legislation and procedures, are supplied in good time to the receiving units
  • Request outside agencies for transportation of material through authorised accounts to move material to other depot/suppliers

Supervisor responsibilities

  • Maintain Stores Coordinator knowledge and effectiveness through active training; lead and direct the stores team on a daily basis
  • Maintain and distribute KPIs (key performance indicators) to enhance the effective running of materials
  • Support the manager in maintaining the logistical effectiveness of the Stores in line with supporting production plan

What do you need to qualify for the role?


  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Good level of computer literacy
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Good track record of supervising personnel


  • Warehouse and/or logistical experience
  • Driving License
  • Fork Lift License
  • Previous experience in a Stores role
  • Basic engineering knowledge

About us

We’re Siemens. A collection of over 372,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them. Our Rail Systems business is working to transform the future of rolling stock engineering within the UK. We have maintenance facilities and offices across the UK, full of talented individual’s helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow.

Want to join us and be a Future Maker?

We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Siemens. Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability as we will use this data to review your suitability for the role.

What else do you need to know?

The benefits package for this role includes not only a generous base salary, but an annual bonus. We know that not everyone’s lifestyle is the same, so we operate a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.

Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.


Job ID: 97119

Organisation: Mobility

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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