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Lead Hand

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    Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

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    Adam Marriott

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Are you a Lead Hand seeking a new opportunity? Have you considered an opportunity within the rail industry?


Currently seeking Lead Hand on a permanent basis to join a growing rail business based in Milton Keynes.


As a skilled welder you will be working on a varied shift pattern and will be offered a fantastic salary of £30,000 which increases to £32,000 after a 6-month probation period.


As a Lead Hand you will oversee the stores department within the company, ensuring that it is run, managed and handled accordingly to the company’s requirements.


As a Lead Hand your role will include various tasks such as:

  • Arrange and coordinate stock cycle counts.
  • Arrange and coordinate full stock takes
  • Take all accountability for stock and stock levels within the stores department.
  • Coordination of all stores’ staff, ensuring effective communication, workload management with measures (targets) set and frequently monitored.
  • Maintenance and upkeep of the facility, ensuring a safe and well-organized operation, working in association with the company H & S representative and Production Supervisor / Manager.
  • Company fleet of vehicles, maintaining their service, tax and MOT obligations, ensuring they are kept clean and road worthy. A record of mileage to be maintained within each vehicle. A plan of their use to be displayed within the stores area and a process adopted that books their usage using a check-in / check-out system.


Competencies Required

  • Prior Experience of running an engineering stores department.
  • Ability to take ownership of the department and all aspects of it.
  • Full UK Driving License


If you are a Lead Hand and looking for your next exciting opportunity contact me now to discuss further.