Warehouse Hub Supervisor

Posted 12 March by CL.Geodis

The Warehouse supervisor will work for the National Hub in the warehouse in Northamptonshire (NN6 7XY) and report to a one of the warehouse managers directly. The position is a neutral one and works for the company on a National basis. They will process all aspects of warehouse functions for existing and new customers, offering a very high standard of customer service both internal and external.

Key Activities / Accountabilities

· Maintain all aspects of security in the warehouse/building

· Identify shipments accurately

· Process and locate shipments accurately

· Pick, pack, palletize, load and dispatch shipments accurately

· Ensure cargo picked and packed by others is compliant before dispatch

· Understand supply chain management and operate accordingly

· Ensure full compliance with customers cargo and delivery specifications

· Good house keeping at all time including sweeping and emptying bins

· Build and breakdown ULD’s and ocean containers

· X-ray freight

· Tie up export consols as required

· Load/unload containers/trucks as required

· Improve current practices with implementation of solutions to current problems

· Can evaluate a problem and find a solution

· Receive and issue shift handovers

· Work closely with office staff

· Develop and train staff

· Ensure compliance with Health and Safety policies

· Other department admin tasks

· Operate within companies QA system, including clean desk policy

· Maintain clear and regular communication within the organisation

· Gain an understanding of the import/export hub operation

· GOH handling

· Work under pressure

· Give instruction to subordinate staff

· Can operate the facility with the absence of management

· Can lock and unlock the building securely and within the security procedures

· Disciplinary of Staff

PERSON PROFILE Warehouse Supervisor

Essential Education and/ or Training

Formal operational/logistics training would be an advantage.

Preferred Experience and Knowledge

Minimum 3 years experience in the industry

Necessary Technical / Functional Skills

· Avsec level D

· Forklift licence

· Care and attention to detail

· Knowledge of operational processes (warehouse and office)

· Thorough understanding of customer needs

· Excellent people skills

· Confidence to deal with internal and external issues

· Ability to appraise a given situation and offer credible solutions to improve practices

· Ability to implement the solution and make it work

· Excellent communication skills

· Ability to work under pressure

· Self motivating

Required Behavioural Competencies

· Result-oriented and driven to achieve goals and meet targets

· Profitability and result-oriented and always looking for improvement in our business processes

· Team oriented

· Well organised

· Quality focus

· Willingness to be Multi modal

· Good Knowledge of In House Computer System

· Financial Awarenes

· Willingness to work flexible hours as the business requires

Required skills

  • Supervision

Application questions

Do you live near postcode NN6 7XY?
Have you read the Job Description?

Reference: 34666234

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