Head Office, 17-27 Queen's Square
17-27 Queen's Square
North Yorkshire

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 15th April 2022

 Stores Controller- Engineering Groveport

The Role 

We are seeking to recruit a Stores Controller within the Engineering Department at Groveport, the primary function is to assist the department with all aspects of inventory management to ensure an effective service is provided to all customers. Inventory management is a key process to assist the company’s asset management system, which promotes benefits to all Engineering/operational aspects within the port sector.

General Requirements

  • To ensure an efficient service is provided to all customers via a well-managed stock inventory system
  • Maintain a safe working environment, understanding HSE requirements in respect of LOLER, COSHH and general HSE matters
  • Conduct regular stocktake and report accordingly
  • Organise store layout
  • Use of computerised stock system to check and monitor stock levels
  • Raise requisitions to replenish engineering stock to optimise minimum stock levels
  • Maintain an efficient stock control system
  • Issue parts to engineers and record stock usage
  • Receive goods and receipt accordingly

Personal Specification

  • Excellent computer skills, Microsoft Office, Word and Excel
  • Ability to communicate at all levels, verbally and in writing
  • Attention to detail in order to complete paperwork
  • Knowledge of stock control systems (IFS an advantage)
  • Maths/English GCSE or equivalent
  • Ability to demonstrate previous involvement in Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Good team player


  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Sick pay scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program for personnel support (health, finance, etc.)
  • Company pension scheme



Selection Process

The ideal candidate will hold a full UK driving licence, and you will be able to demonstrate some understanding of a heavy industrial environment. This will also be supported by an understanding of the maintenance processes.

Hours of work will be 40 hours per week and be fully committed to working to health and safety best practice, some overtime will be required as and when deemed necessary for the smooth running of the department.

Successful applicants will be offered a competitive salary, excellent terms and conditions of employment with an opportunity to build a career with the business.

If you are interested in joining the team at this exciting time, please submit a detailed C.V. outlining relevant skills & experience to hr.admin@pdports.co.uk or by post to:

PD Ports

Group HR Department

17-27 Queen’s Square



Closing date for applications:  15th April 2022.

Award Winning

PD Ports awarded Gold Status from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) for its commitment to health and safety excellence for the third consecutive year.

PD Ports - RoSPA Award Winner 2023