IQA Group
Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
18 Sep 2019
26 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: Newcastle
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000, DOE
Contract: Full time & Permanent
Hours: Monday to Friday (8am to 5pm)

About Us:

IQA Group is a leading provider of utility contracting services to Distribution Network Operators, the private sector and the public sector across the UK. Established in 2002, IQA now employs over 250 people across our three sites - Glasgow, North Wales and Liverpool.

Our parent company Elecnor, have 60 years of continuous growth and a presence in more than 50 countries, Elecnor has become one of the most outstanding Spanish business groups and a benchmark in the infrastructure, renewable energy and technology sectors. Elecnor has over 40 years' experience in the development of Infrastructure and Telecommunications Systems, covering the complete life cycle of a telecommunications network.

This is an exciting time to join IQA, at a period of growth and diversification. IQA, in conjunction with Elecnor, are entering into the Telecommunication market in the UK. We have recently been awarded a FTTH contract on behalf of City Fibre. As such we are looking to recruit experienced professionals in Newcastle for a long term project.

About the Role:

We are currently looking to recruit a skilled and experienced Storeman to be based out of our premises in Newcastle supporting all aspects of our FTTH contract.

You will be responsible for managing store, stock, plant and equipment levels held as directed by the Regional Manager or relevant Project Managers.

Day to day tasks are as follows (but not limited to):
  • Stores & Yard Area
    • Ensure tidiness and appropriate segregation of all Materials
    • Stores Racking - ensure annual inspection and maintenance is carried out.
    • Security - control access to secure stores area to approved personnel.
  • Materials
    • Record and issue materials to operatives.
    • Purchase materials from suppliers ensuring that stock levels are kept to an optimum level sufficient for the works.
    • Receive and check delivery of goods against delivery notes and purchase orders, updating ERP system.
    • Collect materials from suppliers and deliver to site as required.
    • Use ERP system to raise purchase orders in line with procedures and always have PO prior to purchasing goods.
    • Maintain Stock level, Issue and monitor PPE including items that are date stamped and require re-calibration or replacement.
  • Plant
    • Ensure any new plant purchased is entered on Q-Pulse and appropriate paperwork is issued to the operative who is to receive the item.
    • Arrange for the calibration of electrical instruments when they are due, upon return update Q-Pulse.
    • Highlight any plant defects or issues to Project Manager.
    • Plant repairs
    • Plant hire
    • Plant Pat Testing
    • Inspect and tag access equipment (Ladders, steps, scaffolds etc.)
  • Operations
    • Liaise with Project Managers/Supervisors on a daily basis to ensure availability of Material and Plant for Projects.
    • Assist Project Managers/Supervisors where required.

Any other adhoc activities that IQA may require

Candidate Requirements:
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge and experience of stock and material control
  • Ability to work on own initiative and act independently whilst being able to work successfully as part of a team
  • Able to work to deadlines
  • Full driving license

  • Salary ranging from £25,000 to £30,000
  • Opportunities to progress career
  • 22 days annual holiday, plus 8 stats

If you have the skills and experience we require for this role, please click on the APPLY button and forward an up to date CV and cover letter.

Due to the volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to all applicants. If you do not hear from us within four weeks please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

No Agencies please!

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