Warehouse Team Leader



Our client is looking for a Warehouse Team Leader to lead a small shift team (days initially, switching to 2 shift weekday system mid 2022), to receive military vehicle components, kit and supply line-side in a safe and timely manner.

1. Lead a small shift team in the Warehouse operations;

2. Ensure safe receipt of goods and timely assessment and processing into stock/ kits/ line-side/ quarantine;

3. Receive product specific training to understand process flow and the needs of your internal customers;

4. Liaise with these stakeholders to achieve a safe delivery of conforming parts to Production OTIF;

5. Maintain the working environment for effective service delivery, drawing on site support for equipment and information;

6. SAP Warehouse module interaction and compliance to standard methods;

7. Co-ordinate workflow in conjunction with Planning and Production;

8. Ensure delivery of actions to support training needs/ provision/ team development;

9. Encourage and identify opportunities for continuous improvement in safety, cost, quality, delivery and environmental performance;

10. Collate/ provide data to enable stock-holding efficiency review with Finance, Purchasing, Production and Planning;

11. Support the Warehouse customer focus – presentation of image and working standards to internal customers and external visitors

Person Specification

Qualifications & Education

  • HND in Logistical or Manufacturing based discipline
  • Current driving licence
  • Current Fork Lift Truck licence
  • IOSH/ NEBOSH certificate

Relevant experience

  • SAP-knowledge (WH)
  • General computer skills (MS Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • 2 + years of experience in overseeing Warehouse Operations
  • Basic knowledge of MRP2, interactions with other stakeholders
  • SAP implementation
  • Safety in a Logistical/ Manufacturing environment
  • Component metrology and quality improvement tools

Aptitude, attributes, skills and abilities

  • Ability to work quickly, accurately and pay attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Communication at all levels
  • Leadership by example and development of potential

For further details and / or to apply for this job, please contact us today quoting Ref: JB-1402

07748 707550

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