Warehouse Team Leader

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Warehouse Team Leader for a large distribution company in Verwood.

Salary: £30,000 per annum

Job Purpose

As a member of the Warehouse Management Team, you will have a supporting

role to the Warehouse Manager in planning and organizing the flow of workload in

all areas of the warehouse, along with managing all team members operating over

a shift rotation.


  • Warehouse/Site key holder, therefore unlocking and locking premises responsibility.
  • Plan & organise the daily workload as a Management Team including
  • Shift Rota management
  • Goods receiving
  • Goods out
  • Monitor workflows to identify any opportunities for workforce re-allocation where needed.
  • Proactively recommend/plan resources and report to the Warehouse Manager any need for team overtime
  • Work collaboratively with the other Warehouse Operations Shift Leader

People Management

  • Support the Warehouse Manager in the assessment of Staffing Needs
  • Ensure Rota is kept up to date on daily basis for proactive planning
  • Interview and recruit new employees
  • Supporting role to On-board all new Warehouse Employees and collectively take responsibility for induction, training and development

Person Specification

  • Physically fit and able to undertake manual handling tasks
  • A good understanding of Warehouse Management and Distribution systems
  • Process and people orientated
  • Able to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Problem solving
  • Multi-tasking
  • Good communicator
  • Lead by example
  • Able to work rotating shifts
  • Flexibility to change shifts at short notice to accommodate the business
  • Contribute and participate in all work activities inside and outside the warehouse
To apply for this excellent opportunity please apply now with an up to date CV and we will be in touch in due course.
Job Title: Warehouse Team Leader
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