Warehouse Shift Supervisor Nights

Search Consultancy
27 Jun 2018
02 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Warehouse Shift Supervisor



Reporting to: Warehouse Shift Manager

Are you a Warehouse Shift Supervisor experienced within Chilled, Frozen, Ambient and/or FMCG distribution? The opening of a c210,000 sq ft distribution centre this October in Coventry is the result of continued organic growth and will support this leading 3PL’s customer’s ever-expanding network of operations.

Job Summary

* Plan and manage a team of Warehouse Operatives on a daily basis to achieve daily workload
* Ensure audit readiness is maintained in the Warehouse at all times, including compliance to all legislation appertaining to Health & Safety, Employment Law, Food Safety and company hygiene standards.
* Make sure Team Leaders are briefed fully aware of what is required on a daily basis for their assigned area
* To cover the Shift Managers holiday and absences

Duties and Responsibilities

* Manage the daily tasks a team to ensure the Warehouse achieves against planned targets and all relevant KPI’s
* Manage and understand the WMS system
* Knowledge and understanding of Shift Manager role and what is required to cover in their absence
* MHE – Maintaining and changing of batteries
* Loading – Freezer/Chill/Dry- Loaded correctly and on time
* QIP – Making sure that the shift follow QIP guidelines and that daily paperwork complete. Raising product issues with the Quality manager
* To work efficiently and effectively as part of a team
* To ensure all cages picked and loaded meet MBUK standards
* To manage the work area to ensure clean and tidy at all times
* To maintain high levels of Health and Safety standards
* To achieve the targets and job standards set out by management
* To be adaptable and flexible in your approach to work

Profile and Technical Abilities

* Innovative approach, forward thinking, able to think ‘outside the box’ and generate new opportunities for improvement
* A team player and team builder
* Strong attention to detail
* The ability to make good judgments and quick decisions
* Previous management experience in a similar FMCG operation
* Previous experience of MS computer packages to intermediate level
* Good performance management skills
* Previous experience with conducting interviews
* Experience of managing within a union environment - Desirable
* Formal management skills, experience of employment law, and HR processes – Desirable

Interviews for this Warehouse Shift Supervisor role for Coventry will take place throughout July with employment to commence September 2018. To be a part of this exciting new operation and embed yourself within a partnership spanning 50 years please click on the apply on-line function or contact Adam Roberts at Search Consultancy in Liverpool on (Apply online only).

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age

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