16 Apr, 2019

Stores Assistant

£10.00 hourly
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  • Barnsley, UK
Internship Administration IT & Digital Retail

Job Description/Duties

Leeds Internship Programme:

Project Title:              Stores assistant

Start Date:                 July – Sept

Length of Project:     TBC – Minimum of 8-12wks

Company:                  Premdor - http://www.premdor.co.uk/

Location:                    Barnsley

Application Link: https://mycareer.leeds.ac.uk/leap/jobs.html?id=47551

Organisation and Project Outline

Premdor is one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of timber doors.  We supply both interior and exterior doors and our extensive range also includes everything from French and folding doors to doorsets.

Our products benefit from almost 90 years of experience in doors and joinery manufacturing. Premdor was the first joinery manufacturer to produce and sell moulded panel doors in the UK and, as a result, we have gained an unrivalled reputation for offering new joinery solutions to the market.

The role is for a Stores Assistant to relieve some pressure from our Stores Manager as we have recently redeveloped our stores area & how we manage our engineering stock, consumables items.

At the same time we have just implemented a new web based CMMS reporting system which the intern will be asked to populate with key data such as planned maintenance activities, stock management & control.

Main Duties & Objectives

  • Ensure strict compliance and work within the confines of our company H&S policies, for self & the wider team
  • To be a point of contact for stores deliveries.
  • Be able to book items in & out using the PC system.
  • Active involvement in developing the stores department project
  • To work on the new AGILITY CMMS system for populating the stores management & planned maintenance activities
  • Some lifting of store items may be required
  • Involvement in continuous improvement suggestions & Initiatives in the stores area

Benefits and Outcomes

We will offer exposure to how our facility is run, how an engineering department functions & how we set our business critical spares.  

The benefits for PREMDOR would be that we have a stores assistant that for a short period of time we can try to achieve our own KPI’s and at the same time relieve pressure from our stores manager.

For the candidate the opportunity to work in a face paced production environment, gain some work experience whist earning well.

Person Specification


  • University of Leeds current student of year (including final year students)
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with colleagues at all levels of the business and with suppliers too
  • Good work ethic
  • Excellent team working skills
  • Able to organise your time and use your initiative


  • Stores experience
  • Engineering experience / interest

Management/ Supervision: Jason Tustain, Engineering Team Leader & Facilities coordinator

Email: jtustain@premdor.com for questions about the role

Salary:                        £10 per hour             

Hours of work:          08:00-16:00     Monday – Friday

Closing Date:            Midnight, Monday 6th May 2019


Application Instructions:


Apply by sending a CV and professionally laid out covering letter. Submit this via MyCareer. Once you’ve read through the job spec, click ‘Apply Here’ to the right of the page to submit your application. When uploading your CV and letter, please make sure you title your document with your name only.  We require 1 document – your CV, followed in the same document by your cover letter.


Application Help:

Please ensure you demonstrate in your covering letter and CV how you match the person specification
.  We advise applicants to have their application forms checked at the Careers Centre by booking an appointment using MyCareer or accessing our drop-in service, which is available Monday to Friday from 2:00pm – 4:00pm (term time only). If you are away from Leeds, you can ‘Ask a Question’ on MyCareer to receive online feedback but please allow sufficient time for colleagues to respond to your query.




You must be eligible to work in the UK for the duration of the placement.  Information is available at http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/ or from the International Student Office on campus http://students.leeds.ac.uk/info/10500/international_students/877/international_student_office


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