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Warehouse Supervisor (Recycling Centre)

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    South Elmsall

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  • Job type:

    Full-time Flexible

  • Salary:

    Up to £25,532

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    about 1 year ago

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Warehouse Supervisor (Recycling Centre)

Next Distribution is one of the great success stories of British Retail. Their success is dependent on the expertise and passion of their teams across the UK.

Position: Recycling Centre Supervisor
Location: South Elmsall, Pontefract
Job type: Permanent, Full Time with flexibility to cover various shift patterns including Days and Nights
Salary: up to £25,532 dependent on experience
Benefits: Company bonus scheme, 25% discount on Next merchandise, up to 70% discount at our staff shops, contributory pension scheme, Sharesave scheme, subsidised canteen, free car parking

Closing date is: 1st May 2019

About the role:

As a Recycling Centre Supervisor, you will be responsible for direct line manage a team of up to 8 warehouse operatives on shift.


- Develop your team to understand the importance of quality for the customers
- Work with the team to ensure trailers are turned around quickly
- Understand how important accuracy is on reports and managing the weighbridge system
- CSR responsibility
- Be in charge of the site daily and understand the importance of the role
- Build a strong relationship with the staff to engage in making to site into a great place to work
- Review your team’s KPI performance weekly covering absence, productivity performance, down time
- Support and nurture new starters and those that require additional support, having full autonomy to manage more challenging performance capabilities up to and including dismissals and grievances
- Cover holidays and absence within the Management Team, with advanced notice

About you:

- Experience of managing people within a similar warehouse role
- Computer literate in Microsoft Office packages, particularly Excel
- Strong knowledge of H&S and dealing with serious incidents considering the machinery at the site
- Resilient and work best under pressure
- Motivational leader, experienced in coaching and developing a team
- Natural problem solver and organiser, able to make sure your team are meeting their performance requirements
- Strong communicator, capable of building strong relationships across the business

You may have experience of the following: Recycling Centre Supervisor, Recycling Centre Team Leader, Warehouse Supervisor, Warehouse Team Leader, Supply Chain Supervisor, Supply Chain Team Leader, Transport Supervisor, Transport Team Leader, Recycling Centre Operative, Warehouse Operative, Recycling Centre Assistant, Warehouse Assistant, etc.