£Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Pattern: Thursday to Sunday
Hours: 18:00 – 06:00
A degree of flexibility may be required in order to meet the demands of the business during peak periods and holidays.
WHO WILL I BE WORKING FOR?
We are Fowler Welch – a multi award winning supply chain specialist working with retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers across the UK. We live by a simple set of values: to delight our customers, maximise our efficiency, be socially responsible and to promote being an employer of choice.
Most importantly, we wouldn’t be able to deliver the highest quality service to our customers without dedicated and knowledgeable staff. This is why we strive to create a working environment that is enjoyable and allows our employees to continually grow and progress in their careers.
WHAT WILL I BE DOING?
As a Warehouse Team Leader, you will be responsible for organising, supervising and monitoring team performance using the means available to support the day to day running of the warehousing operations and associated areas. You will also ensure all physical aspects of the picking operation are met and achieved in conjunction with the warehouse management team.
The role-holder will be required to be responsible for and undertake the following tasks:
To ensure operatives load / unload product in line with company procedures and instructions
To ensure Warehouse Operatives load and despatch products with the correct documentation
Reporting any trailer or MHE faults in line with company documentation and ensuring VOR vehicles are placed in the designated areas
To remain vigilant in ensuring goods are picked correctly and assembled accurately as per instructions
To work to the standard required to meet the company's productivity target and to offer guidance, support and training to individuals who require it to enable them to meet that standard
Ensure all practices and procedures are carried out in line with company Health & Safety policy and HACCP
To collate any KPI reports as applicable for the measuring and monitoring of the shifts
Ensure that company standards of hygiene and housekeeping are achieved. Hold daily staff briefings to ensure that team are fully briefed on visitors, issues from the previous shift etc.
Minimising warehouse errors by conducting pick location checks and carrying out random pick pallet checks
Maximising staff productivity through effective motivation of team and updating team on their performance against KPIs
Ensuring team are working within the break time parameters and reporting any absence or unauthorised breaks
The job holder may be required to complete duties outside of this list on an ad hoc basis.
WHAT WILL I NEED?
Educated to GCSE English and Maths or equivalent
At a minimum,1 year’s experience of operational management in the FMCG industry
A least 1 year of supervisory / team leader experience within a warehouse environment
Knowledge of operational methods and procedures relating to the logistics industry
Other companies may call this role Warehouse Supervisor, Logistics Team Leader, Dispatch Team Leader, Despatch Supervisor, Distribution Supervisor, or Warehouse Operations Supervisor.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
We believe our employees are the driving force behind our success, which is why we offer a wide range of benefits as well as 23 days’ holiday per year.
In return for your hard work and dedication we offer the added bonus of an excellent benefits package, which include – but are not limited to – the following:
Free Fowler Welch Health Cash Plan. We fund a care plan for our employees that covers an array of medical fees including dental and optical - with no cost for you! You even have the option to increase your totals or add family members to the plan for a small monthly fee.
Free Life Insurance as a Fowler Welch employee equal to three times your basic salary
Auto enrolment onto our competitive Pension Scheme
‘Cycle 2 Work’ Scheme – save up to 42% on the cost of a new bike and necessary equipment.
Recognition schemes for our exceptional employees – monthly winners receive £100 of shopping vouchers
Exclusive discounts on a range of package holidays with Jet2Holidays
Discounted gym memberships at over 2,500 gyms across the UK
Apply today and join us on the road to success!
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