Role Overview

We are looking for an experienced Warehouse Operator with a counter-balance forklift truck ticket for a contract role. In this role you'll provide support to the Manufacturing Operations Generalist in the Warehouse at Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine: 

Responsibilities include:
  • Operating counter-balance forklift truck
  • Loading/unloading of vehicles
  • Receiving products into Goods inwards
  • Inbound & outbound quality control
  • Locating stock into stores locations
  • Kitting of internal shop floor orders
  • Sales / Service / Transfer order picking and packing
  • General Housekeeping (5S)
  • Process improvements
  • Use of Company ERP system
  • Mercury measurement (only certain specialists)
Skills & Experience


  • Significant experience in a similar environment
  • Counter-balance forklift ticket and experience
  • Good computer skills with a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Good administritive skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Commitment to results
  • Judgement and initiative
  • Self-motivated
  • Team player
  • Knowledge of ERP Systems (desirable)

All of our roles require successful candidates to undergo and maintain a Baseline Personnel Security Standard and/or United Kingdom Security Vetting (UKSV) to obtain a Security Check (SC) without restrictions. Please note that in the event that the required clearance cannot be obtained you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security.


About Us

With over 100 years of history and expertise in navigation, we have established ourself as a major global provider of navigation solutions, including radars, compass systems, steering systems, speed logs, integrated bridge and control systems. We take pride in our commitment to provide 24/7support to all of our customers.

Our company grows because of our employees' dedication and commitment to achieving our mission, something we always remember. In return for working for us you will have access to a benefits package that provides you with flexibility to balance your professional career with your personal life, health & well-being benefits, discount schemes, pension benefits and investment in your future development.

We are committed to equality and diversity in our workplace. Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual’s protected status, including race, ethnic origin, colour, nationality, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity, religion or belief, creed, age, disability, genetic information, or any other protected status or characteristic.