Warehouse Team Leader

Foulger Transport are looking for a Warehouse Team Leader to join their team.

It will be your role as Warehouse Team leader to ensure that the department runs effectively meeting all deadlines and targets and to ensure compliance of all legislation including Health & Safety.

Normal hours of work are 03.00 to 11.30 Monday to Friday and 5 hours paid overtime every other Saturday. Other overtime may be requested/required from time to time. The start and finish times of work may vary depending on workload.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Control and prioritise the workload on a day to day basis ensuring all deadlines and targets are met.
  • Ensure that the warehouse staff operate in accordance with the agreed warehouse procedures including Compliance & Health and Safety.
  • Organise and control the daily activities of the staff
  • Ensure that all staff record all goods received & despatched, including any damages and non-standard pallets.
  • Communicate professionally with the Transport Department and Warehouse team.
  • Actively follow up any pallet discrepancies.
  • Work as part of the management team help provide management cover where necessary
  • Manage staff professionally and effectively at all times, ensuring all necessary tasks and paperwork are completed correctly, and on time.
  • Control the movement of vehicles within the Yard/loading/unloading area and the warehouse to ensure the welfare and safety of visitors, staff and delivery/collection drivers.
  • Report any incidents
  • Ensure that forklifts are operated by certificated staff and that the keys are not left in when the machine is left unattended.
  • Load and unload vehicles where necessary using a forklift truck.
  • Regularly review warehouse procedures
  • Keep the Warehouse Supervisor informed and aware of any relevant matters concerning the operation and administration of the business.

Key Skills:

  • Valid FLT licence
  • Previous experience managing a team
  • Computer literate
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Up to date on Health & Safety legislation

Benefits:

  • Pension
  • Loyalty Awards (Recognises employees with 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 years’ service).
  • Employee Benefits Platform (Includes a Cycle to work scheme, Childcare Vouchers and access to a range of offers and discounts).
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee and customer referral schemes

To Apply, please click here to fill out the application form.

For more information contact the HR team on HR@foulgertransport.co.uk or call 01953 887246