Job Type
Full-Time Regular
United Kingdom

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace Blackpool has an exciting opportunity for a Unit 2 Operator Grade 2(Stores/Logistics)

  • Full Time Permanent Contract
  • 38 hours per week - Mon – Thu 7:30am – 4:00pm / Fri 7:30am – 1:00pm
  • Job location: Blackpool Business Park, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool, FY4 2RP
  • Unionised site – works in partnership with Unite the Union.

As part of the Unit 2 Team you will be working closely with colleagues in duties including, but not limited to, goods in / out, subcon despatch, benching, sub assemblies, Bridgeport operation, c of c sign off, export paperwork creation.

Perks and Benefits

  • A company culture that promotes work life balance
  • Access to mental health support
  • Business performance related bonus
  • Career development opportunities
  • Commitment to continued learning and development
  • Perkbox - includes monthly treats and discounts from selected restaurants, cinemas, shops etc
  • Long Service Awards
  • Enhanced Holiday Entitlement based on length of service
  • Free parking

Essential Responsibilities

  • A Grade 2 position is signed off to 3 activities which could include
  • Goods In / Out – booking in and issuing of material and stock to shopfloor and customer
  • Subcon Despatch – issuing of parts to treatment facilities
  • Bench – deburring / fettling of machined parts
  • Sub Assembly - light assembly work on finished aircraft parts
  • Bridgeport Operation – manual machining operations
  • C of C Sign off – quality approved stamp and sign off of paperwork
  • Export Paperwork creation – commercial invoice and shipment paperwork creation
  • Trainer – recognised trainer of any of the above activities
  • Responding to system generated messages taking the appropriate action where required
  • Archiving of aviation records in line with company requirements
  • To communicate efficiently and effectively with the supervisor and manager at all times ensuring issues relating to deliveries, stock and quality are raised in a timely manner
  • Maintain good housekeeping in work area
  • Work in a safe manner complying with all risk assessments and procedures in line with company Health and Safety policy, reporting any Health and Safety incidents that occur
  • Any other reasonable duties required by management in support of the business

Position Requirements


  • Basic level of education


  • Working experience within a stores/warehouse environment
  • Working knowledge of a SAP or similar operating system preferable
  • Working knowledge of specifications, SOP’s and Work Instructions
  • Experience in aircraft assembly processes (preferable but not essential)
  • Experience in fettling/benching (preferable but not essential)

Key Competencies:

  • Competent in Microsoft Excel
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good communicator
  • Organised
  • Punctual
  • Problem solver & decision maker
  • Customer focused

Other skills/Abilities


  • Be able to communicate in both written and verbal format in a clear and concise manner


  • Must be willing to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work on own initiative

Personal Attributes:

  • Ability to build relationships
  • Willing to learn and take on new tasks

About us:

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

At Magellan, we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

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