Tool Control and Counter Assistant

Signature TECHNICAir Bournemouth Airport, Temp to Perm

Full time 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Closing date for applications is 26th November 2021

Summary of Role

Reporting directly to the Inventory and Logistics Manager, the Stores Assistant will be responsible for ensuring reliable and efficient inventory controls that comply with the standards and requirements of an aviation maintenance facility. Manning our internal parts counter, ensuring accurate input of all stock movements and ensuring minimum stock levels are maintained. Maintaining good lines of communication with engineers based both at our Bournemouth facility and across our expanding network of line stations.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manning the spares/parts counter, carrying out the issuance of stock and tooling to the engineers
  • Control the storage of inventory records
  • Monitor consumable stock levels and prevent shortages by notifying the relevant persons
  • Efficiently and accurately record all other stock movements in the networked system
  • Support the maintenance department by ensuring that all required parts are available in a timely manner
  • Maintaining good lines of communication with engineering departments including line stations and planning department and providing regular updates when required
  • Any other task deemed necessary as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Knowledge of aviation maintenance programs desirable (CAFAM)
  • Confident with number and accurate data input
  • Experience with Business Jet maintenance environment desirable
  • Warehouse operative experience desirable
  • Basic understanding of tool control
  • IT proficiency, good understanding of MS-Officer
  • Able to plan and prioritise effectively
  • Excellent communications skills (written and verbal)
  • Able to demonstrate due diligence and highest level of integrity
  • Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative
  • Able to effectively demonstrate problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Willing and able to collaborate as a team
  • Excellent customer service
  • Excellent attention to detail and able to follow instructions accurately through to task completion
  • Can proficiently speak and write in English