Facilities and Stores Assistant

£21,000 + Benefits



The role of Facilities and Store Assistant, based in our Chippenham Bumpers Farm site will be providing general maintenance to the building and grounds. The successful candidate will also be packing and dispatching Point of Sales ordering for our experts in store and in the field. Flexibility of working hours critical as operational or site hours may change accordingly to needs of business.

Full Time - 39 hours
Monday - Thursday: 10:15 - 18:45
Friday - 10:15 - 17:45

Market Overview

Dyson began fifteen years ago with James Dyson and a handful of engineers questioning everyday products, thinking differently and making them better. We are now the world's number one vacuum cleaner manufacturer in the UK, US, Tokyo, Western Europe and Australasia but we haven't stopped there.

We've even branched out to improving commercial technology that frustrates us. The Dyson Airblade hand dryer dries hands in ten seconds, its also the most hygienic and energy efficient hand dryer available.

Function Overview

Our warehouse and workshop is based in Bumpers Farms in Chippenham not far from our HQ in Malmesbury. Our secluded location is nearby the fashionable cities of Bristol and Bath (where a young James Dyson invented cyclone technology).


  • Securing site at end of day- locking up & setting Alarm
  • Out of hours cover for emergencies
  • Knowledge or & willingness to use SAP
  • Site contact for Contractors / tradespersons doing works on site
  • Control of Method Statements & RA’s for Tradespersons / contractors on site.
  • Clean facilities by sweeping, dusting etc.
  • Perform maintenance and light repairs
  • Perform routine landscaping on the grounds
  • Undertake light installation or carpeting (e.g. build cabinets)
  • Repair equipment or appliances
  • Assist tradespeople with electrical, plumbing or HVAC repairs
  • Undertake duties as assigned or emergency tasks (e.g. shovelling snow)
  • Identify and report the need for major repairs
  • Ensure work area is always kept clean and tidy following 5S workplace organisation.
  • Manage daily Point of Sale (POS) orders & to pack / despatch
  • Securing site at end of day- locking up & setting Alarms


  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience of using MHE & Electrical power tools
  • Working Days & Hours Flexibility Critical
  • H&S Qualification Professional approach
  • Good verbal and written communication skills required
  • Good IT experience using Word & Email applications.

  • Qualified in Site / Facilities Maintenance
  • Supervisor experience
  • PAT Testing certified
  • Forklift / Tower & / or IPAF licence
  • Understanding of 5s systems

Benefits Overview

Dyson offers a competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus and 27 days holidays.But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 30-Apr-2018

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