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Warehouse Supervisor

  • Job reference: 923858
  • Location: Belfast, County Antrim
  • Salary: GBP20000 - GBP22500 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Transport and Logistics, Warehouse Managers
  • Date posted: 06/03/2019

The Role

Our global 3PL client is currently recruiting a Warehouse Supervisor to ensure that the daily workload is completed in a timely and efficient manner.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a fast moving, rapidly expanding 3PL organisation with lots of exciting opportunities for development and progression.

Key Responsibilities

  • To supervise the team to ensure; they have clear objectives, training needs are identified where appropriate to ensure ongoing development, manpower budget levels are not exceeded without prior agreement from the Warehouse FLM / Manager.

  • As this is a hands-on supervisory role, assist your team when required to ensure deadlines are met in relation to all tasks - Picking, Checking, Replenishment, Goods-in, Putaway and Stock counting.

  • To train and develop the required personnel.

  • To conduct regular team briefings.

  • To promote and ensure required standards of work are maintained in order to comply with all Company Policies, SOPs, legal, environmental, ISO, MHRA, security and Health & Safety procedures and standards.

  • To ensure that the department is effectively supervised and that all orders are ready for despatch and meet the requirements of the company delivery objectives.

  • Motivation of staff through encouragement and informing them of decisions that may affect them.

  • Liaise with other areas of the business to provide or retrieve information relevant to the operation and to assist the overall site performance.

  • Report to the Warehouse FLM / Manager on day to day activities within the operation, highlight any issues or concerns.

  • Carryout a monthly consumables / packaging check and advise Warehouse FLM / Manager of any supply requirements.

  • Perform any ad hoc duties as deemed necessary to business needs and assist in other areas if required.

  • To make suggestions or recommendations to the current working environment to ensure the continual improvement of your area.

  • To take part in BCM exercising and promote BC awareness.

  • To conduct any absence and return to work meetings following any staff absence.

  • To conduct any investigations as and when directed by your line manager.

  • As a key holder you will be responsible for setting alarms, opening & closing depot and highlighting any security issues.

  • To problem solve any issues occurring through the WMS

Who we are looking for

We are looking for an experienced warehouse supervisor with excellent man management and team building experience. Ideally you will come from a 3rd party FMCG or pharmaceutical background.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, previous experience with disciplinary procedures and a good awareness of Health & Safety. You will enjoy working as part of a team with the ability to remain calm under pressure and make logical decisions.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.