Killarney, Ireland

T: +353 (0) 64 663 2055

London, UK

T: +44 (0) 203 675 9110


The Stores Assistant is part of the team that ensures the workshop is fully stocked and materials are available for colleagues to fulfil their duties. The Stores Assistant ensures parts and materials are readily and appropriately available for all O’Carroll Engineering (OCE) projects to facilitate the cutting, fabrication, welding, painting and finishing of orders. The Stores Assistant will also work with the Site Installation team to ensure all necessary inventory is managed to allow for timely installation of projects.

The Stores Assistant will work closely with the stores team, supervisors and maintenance team, and must ensure to communicate with, and follow instructions of, the senior stores person and supervisors to ensure the smooth running of the workshop and maintain the highest level of quality control. The Stores Assistant must ensure all OCE policies and procedures are adhered to at all times.

Main duties:

  • Receive deliveries and prepare items for dispatch
  • Work with couriers as required
  • Stocking consumables in work stations
  • Stocking of Protective Personal Equipment (PPE) consumables
  • Assemble packs and prepare for dispatch
  • Monthly tool box audits
  • General store functions
  • Updating Asset Management System
  • Fulfilling gas orders
  • Supporting all departments on stores requirements
  • Ad hoc tasks as required
  • Act as point of contact in the absence of senior stores person

Experience desired:

  • IT skills; Microsoft suite, data entry
  • Stock rotation and movement of materials
  • Stock control methods
  • Understanding of PPE, tools, bolts, basic machinery
  • Understanding of metals and steel materials


A full, clean, driving licence is required for this role.

The Store Assistant role will, in general, be one of 39 hours per week, Monday to Friday. A reasonable level of overtime will be required at morning, evening or weekend time to ensure the fulfilment of the requirements of this role.

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O’Carroll Engineering is an equal opportunities employer.