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Team Leader - Dry Goods Warehouse (backshift) - Glasgow - Great Western Road

Ref: 151 Date Posted: Wednesday 14 Mar 2018
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Due to someone leaving the business, an excellent opportunity has arisen for a permanent Team Leader within the Dry Goods Warehouse. This role is part of a team, managing the Fork Lift Truck drivers and office staff. The main focus is delivering the agreed goods inwards plan in the most efficient manner fully utilising manpower and equipment.


Reporting to the GWR Warehousing Manager, key duties and responsibilities include:-

  • To liaise with the FLT Drivers to ensure that the agreed daily plan is understood

  • Manage the FLT Drivers on routine holiday/ sickness absence/ disciplinary issues

  • To liaise with Procurement personnel to ensure that the customer requirements are understood and met

  • To liaise with external transport/ contractors/ storage to ensure that the correct transport is always available to ensure that the goods inwards plan is delivered

  • To liaise with Manufacturing personnel to ensure that all materials are available at the correct time and place

  • To ensure that the team operates within the departmental budget

  • To ensure that the company wide initiatives are fully implemented in the Dry Goods Warehouse (these include: Continuous improvement/ 5S/ H&S / Partnership)

  • To ensure the adherence of the team to company procedures/ standards/ performance levels/ specifications


To be considered for this vacancy, candidates should have good knowledge of known consignor/ channel tunnel / C-TPAT and AEO registration schemes. Candidates should demonstrate an excellent appreciation and understanding of health and safety and good interpersonal skills are essential.


Experience in a production or warehousing environment is advantageous, but not essential.



Closing Date for internal applications – 28th March 2018

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