Title:  Engineering Stores Lead

City:  Market Drayton
Department:  Engineering

Market Drayton, GB, TF9 3SQ



Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 31,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from 1,300 farmers in Britain.Müller is ranked within the top 20 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands and is picked from shelves millions of times each year. Müller UK & Ireland includes:


Müller Milk & Ingredients which aims to be Britain’s private label dairy leader and produces branded and private label fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients products. It boasts a network of dairies and depots servicing customers throughout the country.


Müller Yogurt & Desserts which is the UK’s leading yogurt manufacturer which aims to create millions more Müller moments for its consumers. It is responsible for major brands like Müller Corner, Müllerlight, Müller Bliss, Müller Rice, FRijj and Müller Kefir Smoothie and produces chilled desserts under licence from Mondelez International. It also supplies the UK private label yogurt market from a dedicated, state of the art yogurt facility.


Müller has been a loved brand in the UK for over 30 years. It’s a household name – and it continues to grow as we invest to make and market an ever-greater range of fantastic dairy products. We are currently the 7th most chosen FMCG brand in the UK, picked from supermarket shelves over 208 million times each year.  It takes a lot of talent and skilful organisation to support the UKs leading dairy brand. The Müller Milk and Ingredients network of dairies and depots is supported by key business functions to ensure our competitive advantage.


We are currently recruiting for an Engineering Stores Lead to join our team at our Market Drayton Butter Plant. We're looking for someone that has experience in high-volume, complex environments and is motivated by the challenges it can bring.


Engineering Stores Lead - Key tasks:


  • Delivery of inventory management plan
  • BOM Service Pack generation for planned activities
  • Tracking and reporting stores performance
  • Optimise engineering stock spares holding
  • Manage the engineering materials location via the system
  • Key system user responsible for materials, material group codes, new suppliers/pricing and new employee training (CMMS)
  • Owner of 5S system for engineering stores
  • Manage supplier delivery performance inline with supplier commitments and expectations
  • Develop inventory management improvement technique
  • Support reliability centre maintenance/FMECA activities related to maintenance performance


Your responsibilities:


  • Support improvement activities/events within engineering stores
  • Actively seek to deliver most cost effective and efficient spare parts/inventory solutions
  • Part of a team delivering local site improvement projects to budget
  • Support team reviews of planned maintenance activities and identify opportunities to improve cost effectiveness
  • Encourage engineering based OE projects
  • Understands the impact of own actions and others on achieving site/business OGSM
  • Ability to deliver on the job training to new colleagues
  • Health and safety of self and others


Engineering Stores Lead - Skills and experience required:


  • Minimum 2 years' experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment 
  • 5S/SSOW
  • Experience in CMMS and ERP systems


The Process:


If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for this role, please apply at www.mullercareers.co.uk


Contact Details:

F.A.O. UK Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Shrewsbury Road, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3SQ