Warehouse Operator (Tamdhu)

Organisation: Ian MacLeod Distillers

Salary: competitive salary and benefits

Location: Aberlour

Are you a hard-working, team player looking for your next opportunity in warehousing?…

Ian Macleod Distillers Ltd… ‘An international, entrepreneurial, brand-led, successful, sustainable and respected, family business’

Thanks for your interest in this opportunity with Ian Macleod Distillers. We are a fourth generation family owned and managed whisky and spirits business operating across the UK and internationally. Crafting Spirits with Passion, is what we do best and we own some exquisite brands such as Tamdhu, Glengoyne, Rosebank and Edinburgh Gin. If you haven’t already, please browse around our company internet pages, immerse yourself in our colourful history and sample the details of our brands. As we start to tantalise your taste buds and whet your appetite for a career here with us at Ian Macleod Distillers, you will really get to understand just why our team members and customers are indeed so passionate about all things Ian Macleod!

Setting the scene…

Established in 1897, you will find our Tamdhu Distillery nestled in the heart of the famous Speyside region, on the banks of the River Spey.

Dedicated to our craft, our multi-award winning premium malt whisky, matured in 100% sherry oak casks, is a true testament to our people… after all, it’s them who make the magic happen!

Our Opportunity…

It continues to be an exciting time for us at IMD and with ongoing investment in our Tamdhu production and warehousing site, over the last few years’ we have seen the expansion of our warehousing facilities and now have two main areas, aptly named ‘Tam 2′ and ‘Tam 3’. With this expansion, we are now looking to welcome an additional Warehouse Operator into our already established, hard-working and passionate team at our Tamdhu Distillery!

This role is available on a full-time and permanent basis and will involve all site warehousing activities including movement of empty and full casks, filling and disgorging casks and tankers, use of site forklifts and storage of casks, taking spirit changes and recording of all HMRC information as required. The full job profile can be viewed below.

The successful candidate must live within a commutable distance to the Tamdhu Distillery located near to Aberlour (Speyside) and will ideally have previous experience in a similar role within the whisky and spirits industry, however, we will consider candidates who have transferable skills from other industries as full training is provided. The successful candidate will be a strong team player, working collaboratively with their colleagues to achieve common goals, whilst also having the ability to work independently, using their own initiative and making suggestions to improve processes.

It is requirement that applicants hold a full clean UK driving licence and previous fork lift truck experience and/or high reach lift equipment would be advantageous although not essential. We are a COMAH site so an understanding of all statutory and company regulations relating to health, safety, HMRC and environmental issues is also desirable.