Monday to Friday - 06:00-14:00 / 14:00-22:00
6-8 weeks of training on days before moving to morning shift pattern
About Our Client
Michael Page / Page Personnel Logistics have exclusively partnered with a leading Stockist and Distributor in their search for a Warehouse Supervisor based in Cambridge.
Our client is looking for a Warehouse Supervisor who prides themselves on being hands on.
Supervise a small team and work "hands on" in a busy warehouse.
Responsible for up to 40 warehouse operatives and 4 team leaders
Managing the workflow in the Warehouse including Packing stations, Manual Picking, Processing Stations and Goods in.
Maintaining Stock accuracy - paper process
Staff Management and attendance reporting; plus personal development plans
Constantly looking for areas of improvement in processes of the business
The successful candidate will be working the following shift pattern:
Monday to Friday 06:00-14:00 / 14:00-22:00
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will already be at a Warehouse Supervisor and have the following experience:
A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background (essential)
Have managed 20+ operatives and 2 team leaders previously in a Warehouse environment
The ideal candidate will have knowledge in all aspects of warehousing, paying good attention to stock accuracy, customer service and labour efficiency.
Have 4+ years people management experience (essential)
IOSH certified (desirable - at least an understanding or examples of being able to increase workplace efficiency and manage risk and resources)
An understanding of 5S / Lean / Six Sigma would be advantageous.
Be open to Continuous Improvement and Change Management ideas (5S or Kiazen certifications advantageous)
Have worked within a Distributor environment (desirable)
Be commutable to Cambridge
The successful candidate may have worked within a Warehouse Senior Team Lead, Warehouse Team Leader, Warehouse FLM, Warehouse Supervisor, Warehouse Shift Manager role previously.
What's on Offer
This position offers not only great hours, a great hourly rate:
£26,000 per annum + over time
Shift pattern is : Mon-Fri 06:00-14:00 / 14:00-22:00
Excellent opportunities to progress within the business, expect to be a shift manager within 2 years.