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First Line Manager/Team Leader

Salary £27000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Location Cambridgeshire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00042262
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

An international 3PL are looking for 2 First Line Managers to join their expanding warehousing team. Currently there is a team of 15 permanent staff + agency staff that the successful candidate will be responsible for managing on a daily basis. The role is on a rotating shift basis of 6am-2pm week one and 2pm-10pm week two (any 5 of 7)

The role:

  • Planning, co-ordinating, supervising and reporting on the work activities of your team.
  • Managing and adjusting staffing levels to meet operational requirements.
  • Directing the daily activity ensuring a safe, secure clean and fair work environment.
  • Undertake performance reviews, development and succession planning as appropriate.
  • Facilitate effective communication between senior management team and warehouse colleagues.
  • Manage all disciplinary and grievance issues in line with HR policy.
  • Undertake RTWs.
  • Ensure compliance to standard operating procedures.
  • Organise and lead the focus on improved productivity levels.
  • Ensure company policies are communicated, applied and enforced.
  • Preparation of KPIs.
  • Conducting health and safety audits.
  • Get involved in recruitment of warehouse colleagues.
  • Development and execution of the shift, daily and weekly plans.
  • Resource deployment.
  • Undertake customer/vendor visits as required.

The person:

  • Proven experience of man management within a warehousing environment.
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety requirements.
  • Flexibility to work rotating shift patterns.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.

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