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Vacancy Details

Warehouse Supervisor (Night Shift) - REF No. HQ4490

Industry Sector: Engineering - Manufacturing
Location: Southampton, Hampshire, England

Salary: circa £20000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: Evan Jeposa

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Warehouse Supervisor in the Southampton area to control and manage the night to night functions and Express Distribution deliveries as directed by Operations Manager. The person will be responsible for staff discipline and total building security. Applications from suitably qualified ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged. The position is ideally suited for a person who is a confident self-starter with experience in a warehouse environment in a supervisory / management role. You will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and use your initiative. Experienced within the Human Resources Management area would be beneficial.

Detailed Job Description

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Warehouse Supervisor in the Southampton area to control and manage the night to night functions and Express Distribution deliveries as directed by Operations Manager. The person will be responsible for staff discipline and total building security.

Applications from suitably qualified ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged.

The position is ideally suited for a person who is a confident self-starter with experience in a warehouse environment in a supervisory / management role. You will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and use your initiative. Experienced within the Human Resources Management area would be beneficial.

Key Responsibilities / Experience:

* Ensure staff levels are maintained
* Train and direct staff
* Organise and motivate staff to achieve maximum productivity in a pleasant working environment
* Keep your staff informed of company policy and all work procedure changes
* Ensure staff levels are maintained - lend and borrow from other departments as required
* Ensure all equipment in your care is kept in good order
* Ensure equipment is only used by qualified personnel
* Ensure equipment is maintained according to manufacturer recommendations
* Attend all Supervisor's meetings and Daily hand over meeting
* Contact Duty Manager in emergencies and serious disciplinary situations
* Conduct a DAILY briefing at 6.00pm
* Control, counsel, discipline and appraise all subordinates against specific measurable targets
* Discuss the previous night's errors with the individuals involved
* Ensure company rules and policies are maintained at all times
* Ensure total building security is maintained
* Ensure Health & Safety rules are understood and obeyed
* Key Holder
* Monitor and accumulate monthly hours
* Prioritise picking tickets
* Ensure checking procedures are rigorously enforced
* Maintain security
* Ensure packing standards are maintained
* Ensure adequate levels of packing materials are maintained
* Ensure warehouse maintains a high standard of tidiness

Knowledge, skills and qualifications required:

Essential:

* Supervisory / Management Qualification - Business Management Level 3 or equivalent
* People Management experience
* Warehouse experience
* Good interpersonal skills and the ability to deal with people at all levels
* Excellent Communication Skills
* Computer literacy and experience
* Adaptable and flexible

Desirable:

* Forklift Licence
* Human Resource Management experience

Person specification:

* Driven / Self-Motivated
* Keen eye for detail

* Polite/Reliable/Punctual
* Advocate for Cleanliness & Tidiness
* Disciplined
* Professional
* Honest

SALARY:

£20,000

HOURS OF WORK:

The Warehouse Supervisor will work from 6pm to 2am between Sundays and Thursdays.

BENEFITS:

23 Days holiday (pro-rata for late starters)

Pension scheme


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