Kernow Fires supply and install wood burners and multi fuel stoves in Cornwall.Kernow Fires supply and install wood burners and multi fuel stoves in Cornwall.

Kernow Fires Warehouse Supervisor and Assistant

Warehouse Supervisor and Assistant

13 July 2022

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We are currently interviewing for both of the following positions.  Thank you to everyone who has applied.


Warehouse Supervisor

Job Description

We are offering a unique opportunity for the right person to join our growing stove business. Our warehouse is at the centre of our business so we’re looking for a reliable, energetic supervisor who enjoys a challenging role and getting a great job done.


You will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in supervising warehouse operations, ensuring materials are available to maximise workflow efficiency, planning warehouse and stock rotation, updating the stock control system with additions, deductions and returns using appropriate lifting equipment to load and unload.
About the role:
• Ensure all materials/consumable are in stock for each installation on a timely basis

• Check the goods in diary to keep a track on urgent materials that are due to be delivered

• Gathering of stock components for installer and trade collections.

• Plan the warehouse and stock rotation

• Update the stock control system with additions, deductions, returns and transfers

• Communicate all issues/corrective actions with Purchasing Manager

• Un-loading and loading of daily Goods In deliveries

• Quality check deliveries for damage in transit

• Monthly stock checks on all materials, adjusting accordingly

• Ensure all lifting equipment is maintained to maximise efficiency and report any faults immediately

• Ensure health and safety is adhered to at all times

• Responsibility for warehouse operatives

About you:
The ability to lead and motivate others.

Ability to effectively prioritise a demanding workload.

Warehouse Supervisor: 2 years (Preferred).
Lifting equipment / forklift experience (preferred).

Computer literate.
Pro-active approach to problem solving and work load.
Strong networking, interpersonal and communication skills.
Strong organisational skills.

Positive and flexible approach to new challenge.
Analytical and methodical with a keen eye for detail and accuracy.
Willingness to succeed and go ‘above and beyond’.
Strong team player but able to work on your own initiative.

Driving licence required

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £24,000.00-£32,000.00 per year

What we do

We offer a comprehensive and extensive range of woodburning, gas and electric fires, Everhot Electric Cookers, high end outdoor kitchens and a large range of outdoor products.  We run five teams of installers and stock a number of fires and parts over two warehouses in close proximity in Wadebridge with a second showroom/sml warehouse in Redruth. Fires, parts and fuel are ordered and delivered on a regular basis and stored until installation.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a motivated individual who enjoys being organised and helping others. If you are someone who takes pride in being an essential cog in a larger machine, you will enjoy this job as it is the link between two very different sides of the business.
Attributes include:
Strong organisational skills
Enthusiastic and energetic
Works independently

Warehouse Experience
Drivers License
Fork lift license

Warehouse Assistant

Job Description

Primarily working as an assistant to the Warehouse Supervisor, the Yard Assistant will be able to work independently, take instruction well, enjoy being organised and physical activity.

At Kernow Fires there is always room for development and we encourage growth, taking on more responsibility, gaining qualifications which will help the individual and the company and sharing ideas. Development within roles and throughout the company are encouraged and many of the staff have been with us for years as their roles have developed.

Main Job Role:

To assist Warehouse supervisor as required.
Ensuring the Yard is kept to a safe and secure standard

Maintain general tidiness of the Warehouse

Ensure paperwork is precise, up to date, and in a secure location

Understands the Goods Receipting process,
Ensure deliveries are Goods Receipted correctly and any shortages and damage is reported
Delivering product to site and other outlets.
Picking product for future installations.
Completing stock checks as required.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £14,500.00-£22,000.00 per year

We would love to hear from you.

If you think you have the qualities we are looking for, we’d love to hear from you. Contact Simon direct with CV and covering letter.

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