Our clients are looking to recruit an experienced, highly reliable Warehouse Manager, successful in managing teams and driving them forwards. This role requires a strong leader who is self-motivated and thrives under pressure. There will be full ownership of the warehouse operation, ensuring maximum efficiency in this modern, well equipped facility. Responsibilities will be to safeguard health and safety procedures and ensure all staff on site comply with company policy.
Manage the picking, loading & unloading of equipment in the warehouse
Manage the quality control of all hire equipment
Organise the repair and maintenance of equipment to the company’s high standards
Stock control and management of stock processes
Willing and able to work flexible hours and always commit the time required to get the job done
Some weekend / evening work will be required
Identifying any gaps in current processes, ensuring they are recorded, and that new steps are put in place to resolve
A quick thinker and natural problem solver, able to make accurate and informed decisions, working to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Be responsible for induction training for all new employees
Ability to multitask and prioritise
Take full responsibility for the: site; security; condition; tidiness and internal processes
Well-developed management and leadership skills are vital
Contingency planning skills required
Candidates must be computer literate to an intermediate level and be confident using warehouse management systems
Ability and experience in performance management, including conducting appraisals
Working closely with the operations management team.
Full Clean UK driving licence
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a warehouse management position is compulsory, with a knowledge of transport preferred.
This is an exciting opportunity in an unusual industry.
Normal working hours are Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm
£25,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
This application is handled at our Flitwick branch by Layla Penn