Night Forklift Truck Team Supervisor

Posted 3 months ago by MET UK LTD
Location Wolverhampton, West Midlands Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary Negotiable Sector Logistics

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 Fort 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 plus 8 Bank Holidays per year

On site Parking

Canteen Facilities

Workplace Pension

Share this Job



MET Recruitment was established in 2008 and is an independent privately owned company based in the West Midlands, our focus is mainly upon recruitment within the West Midlands region however we hav...

Live Jobs: 1346 - View all Jobs
Sector Specialisms: Accountancy, Admin/Secretarial, Advertising, Automotive, Call Centre, Compliance, Customer Service, Driving, Engineering, Estate Agency, Events, Facilities, Fashion, Financial Services, FMCG, Freight Forwarding, Graphic Design, Health and Safety, Hospitality, Human Resources, Information Management, Insurance, Interim Management, IT, IT Sales, Languages, Legal, Leisure, Logistics, Market Research, Marketing, Mechanical, Media, Payroll, Procurement, Project Management, PR/Public Relations, Records Management, Sales, SAP, Supply Chain, Technical, Telecoms, Training, Transportation, Travel, Utilities, Warehousing
Office Location: 23 Wolverhampton Street, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 1DB
Phone Number: 01384 451 880