Shift Manager

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire, England
Salary: £26k - 29k per year
Contact: Craig Cartwright
Call: Craig
Reference: 3690
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Are you an experienced Shift Manager, looking for a new opportunity within Warehousing & Logistics ?

Would you like to join a leading Multi Channel Fulfilment service provider, that offers genuine opportunities for career progression ?

Shift Pattern:

Monday to Friday, Day Shift, With some flexibility to cover 06:00 - 14:00 & 14:00 - 22:00 when needed.

Key challenges:

  • Delivering quality and efficiency on a dedicated contract
  • Management of contract activities within budgeted costs.
  • Ensuring quality thorough training & development of team members.

Key responsibilities:

  • Management and development of a team of Team Leaders and up to 20 warehouse operatives
  • Regular and consistent approach to the appraisal of all staff under your direct control.
  • Achievement of required KPI's and SLA's within agreed budget.
  • To monitor process compliance for those team members under your direct control.
  • Day to day organisation of resources (equipment and labour) to cope with required activity levels.
  • Planning for peak periods, liaising with agency labour provider to deliver a ramp-up staffing plan to achieve large volume uplifts.
  • Overall responsibility for the quality of work carried out by your teams. Ensuring QC checks are carried out at various stages, results are monitored and areas for improvements identified and implemented.
  • Health and Safety compliance within your team.
  • To constantly seek out continual improvement / best practice within your team

Critical skills:

  • Experience of First Line Manager duties from a 3PL / Manufacturing / Production distribution or warehousing background.
  • Effective leadership with a 'can do' mentality
  • Numerate with an aptitude for detail
  • Effective planning skills e.g. resource deployment etc.
  • Use of Warehouse Management Systems and Microsoft Office.
  • Awareness of Health and Safety practices
  • Effective communicator at all levels

Closing date is 3rd March February 2022

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions 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