Night Fork Lift Truck Team Supervisor

Posted 7 days ago by Kerry Collins Recruitment
Location Bilston Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary Market related Sector Driving, Freight Forwarding, Fuel Supply & Distribution, Logistics, Warehousing

Night Fork Lift Truck Team Supervisor

Our client is the UK’s fastest growing provider of palletised freight distribution services.

A vacancy has arisen for a Night Fork Lift Truck Team Supervisor to be part of an expanding Night Operations Department.

The successful candidate must have a proven track record within the Distribution Industry, preferably a Centralised Hub environment and hold a counterbalance licence with recent driving experience.

The role consists of both driving within and supervising a team of Fork Lift Truck drivers, therefore a proven record of supervising teams within a paced environment is essential. In addition the successful candidate must have the willingness to go that extra mile. You will report directly to the Head of Night Operations

Key Accountabilities

• Responsible for supervising a team of up to 30 Fork Lift Truck Drivers

• Be proactive in the smooth running of the Hub and Spoke concept to provide an excellent service for our Shareholder members

• Ensure all palletised freight that arrives into the Hub is unloaded safely and distributed to the correct bays

• Ensure all palletised freight is reloaded and processed in an effective way to ensure a safe and cost effective delivery to its next destination

• Ensure compliance with all Health and Safety policies to ensure and maintain a safe working envirnoment Skills and experience required

• Highly numerate and analytical

• Exceptional communication skills both verbal and written

• The ability to effectively handle contacts at all levels within the business, both internally and externally

• Be able to complete work to deadlines ensuring attention to detail at all times

• Have a positive, empathetic and customer focused approach to work

• Strong influencing skill with the ability to motivate people to drive continuous results

Hours: 47.5 hours per week, Monday-Friday, between the hours of 6:00pm-7:00am

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

Annual Holiday 20 days per holiday year increasing with service 8 Bank Holidays per year

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