Transport Shift Manager

Swansea Permanent £25,000 - £34,000
  • A rare opportunity to join a growing Transport Solutions Provider
  • Great opportunity to progress your Warehouse Leadership Career

About Our Client

A very well-recognised 3PL Logistics provider are actively seeking to recruit a Transport Shift Manager into their already impressive operation. Due to continued company growth this role will lead the Warehouse operation.

Job Description

Joining the team as a Transport shift Manager , you will be responsible for managing the Transport and Loading teams whilst motivating employees. Ensuring all aspects of Health & Safety within the Warehouse are maintained and product is picked and dispatched to the highest standard in order to meet set KPI's.Shifts: 05:00am - 2:00pm Monday to Friday or 12:00pm - 08:00pm Main Responsibilities:

  • Leading a team of Team Leaders and General Warehouse Operatives in their daily workload.
  • Ensuring that orders are picked, marshalled, unloaded and loaded in line with Customer specifications.
  • Carry out daily inspections of the work place.
  • Complete and Carry out Personal Development Plans for all members of their team.
  • Ensure that a high standard of Health & Safety is adhered within the working environment.
  • Communicating regularly with Team Leaders/Senior Managers regarding any issues that may arise within the warehouse.
  • Manage the team's performance in line with KPI's as required.
  • Adhere to Hygiene policy ensuring that the companies waste management program is adhered too.
  • Ensure that is adequate support for the picking, marshalling, cleaning, goods-in, pallet checking teams at all times.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Transport Shift Manager role will have the following skills and experiences:

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background.
  • Transport Shift Management experience
  • A minimum of 3+ years Logistics management experience.
  • Have managed in excess of 5+ staff previously.
  • Experience within an 3PL or FMCG environment - Advantageous
  • Have experience of LEAN methodologies.
  • Have a proven track record of achieving in fast paced, high pressured operations.
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be commercially minded and results driven.
  • Be commutable to Swansea

What's on Offer

This role offers:

* Salary - £34,000

* Company Bonus scheme.

* 25 + 8 Holidays.

* Company pension Scheme.

* Plus additional company benefits

Laura Frost
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Phone number
+44 117 906 5521

Job summary

Warehousing Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Laura Frost
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5521
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