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Warehouse Team Leader

Location: Hereford, South West

Pay: £10 per hour

Sector: Commercial

Job Type: Permanent

Date Added: 26-10-2018

Expiry Date: 23-11-2018

Vacancy ID: GLWAR

The gap personnel group are acting as an Employment Agency.

• Work with the Supervisory team to identify ways of motivating the team, ensuring praise and recognition is delivered where due • To monitor, coach and provide feedback to Warehouse Operatives on performance and KPIs ensuring productivity is high and targets are met • Monitoring KPI results of individuals and feedback to all on a daily basis • Providing coaching, support and mentoring to improve staff performance • Responsible for staff training in their area to include: - I. Job training II. Health & Safety III. Assisting in the implementation of Company policies and procedures • Involvement in the recruitment and selection of new staff, including participation in the interview process where appropriate • In conjunction with the Supervisor, conduct monthly reviews with new staff during the probationary period • Be responsible for reactive decision making on the shop floor and communicate these to the team and Supervisors / Managers • Ensure that the staff are organised in their daily tasks and targets and delegate duties accordingly • Maintain high visibility on the shop floor on a daily basis and actively engage with staff • Prepare and effectively complete PDRs for all Warehouse Operatives • Take an active role in identifying talent, communicating training needs and developing the team • Deal with staff conflict as and when required, diffusing the situation and reporting it to Supervisors/Managers • Take an active role in monitoring the whole warehouse, not just the immediate department relevant to the role – report and act on misconduct, poor performance regardless of the team • Take a consistent approach to logging staff issues and communicate these to the management team in a timely manner • Assist in the absence management of the team, including participation in return to work meetings alongside the Manager/Supervisor • In conjunction with the Supervisor, conduct disciplinary hearings at stage 1, verbal warning level under the Company Disciplinary Procedure • Update and maintain staff registers (hard copy) • Liaise with other Team Leaders and Supervisors and cover other departments as required • Cover operative functions as required • Ensure the warehouse operates in an appropriate manner to include: - I. that it is kept clean II. responsible for the Health and safety of their team and area III. in a secure manner with regards to access to buildings for visitors, contractors and staff • Conduct departmental checks before and after the shift with sufficient hand over if necessary • Attend internal and external meetings to represent the department and/or Company • Attend training courses as required and ensure that professional qualifications (where relevant) are kept up to date • Work safely at all times with due regard for yourself, visitors, contractors and work colleagues. Comply with the Company Health and Safety policy and procedures • Any other duties as required to meet the business needs of the department Knowledge & Skills Essential • A confidential, professional manner • A flexible approach • Good communication skills • Strong work ethic and an eagerness to lead by example • Excellent organisational skills • Excellent attention to detail • Self motivated • Strong team player • A friendly, fair and consistent approach Desirable • Experience within a warehouse environment • Basic knowledge of WMS or Mailbrain • Previous experience of leading a team 5 out of 7 afternoons, 1 in 3 weekends off, 1.45pm - 10.15pm 25% uplift for weekend hours

The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

For more information on this vacancy, please contact Guy Allen on 01452 302852.

Alternatively, you can email your cv to Guy at
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