Team Leader

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Woking, UK
18 Sep 2019
29 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
3x permanent Team Leaders required to work for DHL within HMP Coldingley

Your new company

As one of the leading suppliers to the HM Prison Service for the provision of maintenance trades & support operatives, Hays is seeking to recruit multiple security conscious individuals, including a Team Leader to work within the DHL warehouse supervising detainees.

Your new role

This is a permanent position with an annual salary of £20,000. Based on an average of 37 hours per week Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm. The Team Leader role is in a unique working environment with a strong sense of team working. .

Please note there will be prisoner contact, you will be working alongside male detainees who are working having been granted 'good behaviour' privileges.

You duties will include:
  • Request, process and receive goods using DHL finance system and stock control system.
  • Prepare and process requisitions.
  • Supervise the picking and packing of orders received.
  • Working alongside small prisoner parties, who will be allocated specific duties.
  • Receipt of goods in and ensure stock levels are maintained through inventory systems and regular physical checks and audits identifying issues of shortage and take appropriate actions to reduce as necessary.
  • Advise on sufficient levels of stock and request procurement of goods and services in a timely manner to ensure sufficient levels are available onsite at all times.
  • Ensure all goods used are correctly logged and are fit for purpose and to report any deficiencies to the Service Manager.

What you'll need to succeed

No formal qualifications are required for this role, however successful applicants will have a background in warehousing or stock control. You will need to feel comfortable working around inmates, as you will be in contact with them on a daily basis, you do not need previous prison experience but any experience in management/ leadership/ conflict contact this would be beneficial.

  • All applicants will be subject to the HM Prison Service Security Clearance procedure.
  • You must hold a current valid passport or birth certificate & photo driving license in your current address.
  • All applicants must be able to provide details of 2 satisfactory references, at least one from an ex employer.

What you need to do now
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