Reference : 571574

Warehouse Team Leader

  • Supply Chain
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 09/02/2019

Who are we ?

Warehouse Team Leader

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced individual to join our passionate and knowledgeable operations department as the Warehouse Team Leader. This exciting role will see you lead and motivate the team on shift to achieve operational tasks and targets in a safe, timely and cost effective manner utilising previous experience of leading aspects of safety culture within a large organisation/operation.

This is a weekly rotating shift pattern 06:00am to 14:00pm and 14:00pm to 20:00pm.

How will you support us?

In the role as a Warehouse Team Leader you will;

• Take responsibility for a team of 10 to 15 Warehouse staff.
• Work to high standards and demanding customer requirements.
• Ensure the team are trained to achieve the requirements.
• Ensure the team are fully briefed on current and future demands and requirements.
• Ensure measures are in place to provide excellent job satisfaction for the team.
• Take steps to ensure there are sufficient skills to cover holiday and absence.
• Nurture a strong relationship with our transport partner and have constant & effective communication with them.
• Work a five day, double day shift pattern.

What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Warehouse Team Leader specifically it is important that you have:

• Direct operations team leadership experience in a fast-paced distribution operation.
• Experience of handling a variety of people issues with a good understanding of HR protocols.
• Demonstrable project involvement.
• Proven track record of managing a team in a fast paced production and/or distribution operation.
• A reasonable understanding of how all the business functions interact.
• Experience of driving continuous improvement, ideally using WCM methodology.
• Personal attributes that include drive, determination, energy and enthusiasm with the ability to motivate others.
• Demonstrable IT skills are necessary, including Excel, Word and Email in particular. SAP advantageous.
• A good standard of education.
• Achieved or are working towards an IOSH Working Safely qualification.

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including:

• £23,220 this includes shift pay.
• Excellent Retirement Savings Plan with additional Life Cover increasing employer contributions with service.
• Employee Recognition Scheme – Recognise & Reward
• Learning & development opportunities via our online portal from day one.
• 33 days holiday (including bank holidays), rising to 34 days at five years’ service.
• Staff discounts on all UK Saint-Gobain brands!
• Share Scheme
• Discounts on high street, health and wellbeing products, leisure activities and various other benefits e.g. car leasing scheme.

Who are Saint Gobain?

There are 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Weber are part of Saint-Gobain - Winners of 'TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' four years running! (2016-2019) and Weber are Winners of the Best Healthcare and Wellbeing Benefits (Small Employer category) Employee Benefit Awards (2019.)
Weber is the UK’s leading manufacturer of innovative and high-performance construction mortars such as renders, tile fixing products, floor screeds and technical mortars.

At Weber, we believe what matters most is ‘We Care’ which is to care about People and their environment, wellbeing and everything else that matters.   We are proud of our family feel culture where we are all responsible for success and driving continuous improvement.

Saint-Gobain is the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You in?

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change. 

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.

Top employer 2019

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