Warehouse Shift Manager

Job Ref: VP16022018
Type: Permanent
Location: Hereford
Salary: £27,000
Closing Date: 9th March 2018

Full Description

Due to a recent retirement our client, a modern automotive and off-highway warehouse facility serving both Global & Regional clients with both stock orders & express overnight deliveries, are seeking a forward thinking, career warehouse professional to join them with the aim of bringing a fresh perspective to their well-established & successful model.

The ideal candidate is likely to have some supervisory experience but who is now looking to move in to a Shift Manager role, managing a team of up to 8 operatives. Our client has a continuous improvement approach and is looking for an individual to make a difference and forge a successful career with them. Succession planning in to a more senior position is their aim. Key tasks include:

• Employee management & development through coaching & team meetings. • Working within existing KPI’s & development of new challenging individual & team KPI’s. • Defining & optimising processes in line with LEAN management & continuous improvement & promoting this culture throughout the team. • Ensuring departmental & company quality policies, procedures & ESH policies are adhered to. • Root cause analysis of customer complaints working with the quality team.

If you have experience of a modern warehousing facility using reach, counterbalance & picker trucks are decisive & level headed with an ability to lead a team and have an eye for improvements; we would like to speak to you about advancing your career with our client.

Shifts 06:00 – 14:00 & 14:00- 22:00; Monday to Friday

Negotiable salary circa £27,000 plus 15.5% Annual Bonus


Superb benefits including Contributory Pension Scheme, laundry expenses, café & social activities.

To apply please submit an up to date CV & covering letter to hereford@dhrecruitment.co.uk

Severn Wye Ltd. trading as dh Recruitment Hereford and Worcester.