Senior Warehouse Operative

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    England, England

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    Steve Johnstone

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    11 months ago

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Do you hold a fork lift truck licence and hold experience in supervising?

The role of Warehouse Supervisor is based in Petersfield. Reporting to the Warehouse Team Manager, the successful role holder will play a significant role in supporting the engagement of employees within the Warehouse. A key part of the role will be organising the team to accurately, efficiently and safely ensure that Manufacturing and Assembly are supported as required and ensure that maximum efficiency is achieved. Propose process improvements and support current and future initiatives to enhance the Warehouse input to Supply Chain improvements.
Key responsibilities:
*Be responsible for maintaining Health and Safety requirements and ensure staff are fully trained and briefed as required
*Feedback relevant information from the shift handover meeting to the team
*Ensure all operators adhere to procedures and report any exceptions to the Team Manager
*Notify, escalate to the Team Manager any issues that may impact service
*Monitor the performance of the team in line with department targets and objectives
*Undertake training and cross training of staff
*Ensure GMP and BBS audits are carried out as required
*Hold regular 1:1's to set objectives and manage expectations

The ideal candidate will:
*Have excellent communication skills
*Be self-disciplined, able to prioritise and manage their own workload and the workload of others proactively
*Possess the self-drive to assist in a positive change environment
*Possess basic IT skills (Outlook, Word)
*Be solutions driven, able to identify and achieve positive outcomes with little support
*Previous experience of supervising a small team would be an advantage
*Possession of a forklift and counterbalance license is essential.

*40 hour contract 24 hour lates (Saturday-Sunday 11am-11pm), remainder 16 hours is flexible during the week
*40 hour contract 24 hour nights (Friday-Sunday 11pm-11am), remainder 16 hours is flexible during the week