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Warehouse Supervisor

  • Location: Nottingham
  • Salary: £26,000 to £26,000
  • Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 5 days ago
  • Company: Robertson recruitment

A market leading wholesale distributor is looking for a dynamic Warehouse Supervisor to develop their busy shift. You'll have the chance to develop two Warehouse Team Leaders and a group of 30 operatives, inspire Continuous Improvement and manage health and safety, staffing levels and HR on shift. In return you'll receive a generous salary of £26,000 a Monday to Friday daytime role, premium overtime, and financial support for external qualifications, company product shop and great opportunities for career progression.

Who would this role suit? A determined, ambitious Warehouse Supervisor who would like to work for a company that invests heavily in trainings and qualifications.

What is our client like? They are the longest trading wholesaler within their industry, supplying independent retailers right up to blue chip supermarkets. They offer a modern and clean place to work at their state of the art distribution warehouse, with exciting future growth plans. You'll be developing a team of two warehouse team leaders and indirect reports of 30 operatives. This will be over picking, packing and despatch.

Main Warehouse Supervisor duties:

  • Ensure high standards of H&S and compliance are met and exceeded and continuously improve and promote our H&S culture
  • Conducting daily shift briefs regarding previous shift performance and predicted volumes
  • Overseeing Picking, Packing, and Despatch processes, ensuring that daily orders are completed
  • Managing and developing your team, creating clear succession plans and identifying key skills and talent
  • HR duties such as conducting back to works, carrying out investigations and disciplinary up to final written warning
  • Carrying out interviews for operatives
  • Upholding H&S and conducting accident/ near miss investigations
  • Liaising with the agency regularly regarding staffing levels
  • Helping the Logistics Manager with forecasting staffing levels

Experience for the Warehouse Supervisor:

  • 3 years experience in a warehouse/ logistics / manufacturing role at supervisor level
  • Previous experience supervising Team Leaders as well as operatives
  • A strong and confident attitude
  • Proven record of leading a team forward to achieve results
  • Previous experience in HR processes such as investigations, disciplinary processes
  • Exposure to a wholesale environment is advantageous
  • A good understanding of WMS and voice picking (Voytech) is an advantange

Benefits for the Warehouse Supervisor:

  • Competitive salary of £26,000
  • Monday to Friday daytime role (10 - 18:30)
  • Overtime paid premium rates available
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Pension
  • Company discount scheme on great luxury brands
  • Chances to have qualifications such as IOSH, DMAC and Lean Six Sigma paid for by the company
  • Fantastic career development opportunities within an expanding company
  • Joining a lucrative sector that services prestigious blue chip customers