Shift Manager - Warehouse

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Contact: Craig Cartwright
Call: Craig
Reference: BBBH1804_1611310518
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Are you an experienced Warehouse Shift Manager, with a proven track record of delivering success within a fast paced, multi skilled environment ?

Would you like to join a successful Supply Chain warehousing operation, delivering industry leading solutions to some of the worlds biggest brands ?

Job Title: Team Leader

Shift: Rotating AM PM, 5 from 6

Job Purpose: Responsible for delivery of quality and efficiency on a dedicated contract, managing contract activities within budgeted costs whilst ensuring the highest service levels through training & development of team members.

Key responsibilities:

  • Management and development of a team of Team Leaders and 10 - 12 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.
  • Ecommerce B2C operations experience desirable but not essential
  • 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
  • Delivering quality and efficiency on a dedicated contract
  • Management of contract activities within budgeted costs.
  • Ensuring quality through training & development of team members.


Closing date is 14th February 2021

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gap professional 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.