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First Line Manager- Warehouse Division

Location: Northampton
Rates: £13.46 - 13.46 per hour
Type: Contract

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    First Line Manager- Warehouse Division

    Region: Northamptonshire
    Rates: £13.46 - 13.46 per hour
    Location: Northampton
    Type: Contract

    Full Description

    First Line Manager – Warehouse Division


    Job Purpose:

    To effectively manage the day to day running of the warehouse operation by ensuring;

    • Compliance with all Legislative and Company standards.
    • Supervision of all warehouse activities in accordance with Company Processes and Standards
    • To promote Health & Safety awareness within the warehouse


    06:00-18:00 / 18:00 – 06:00 4 On 4 Off

    Responsibilities and Objectives:

    To ensure Compliance with all Legislative and Company standards by:

    • Managing communication between the site and warehouse staff.  Direct liaison with customers and suppliers when authorised.
    • To ensure all Mechanical Handling Equipment is operated by suitably trained operators and Pre-Use checks are completed prior to use and paperwork is completed and filed in a professional and timely manner.
    • To ensure all defects with regard to plant and equipment are reported in accordance with Company Procedures and VOR equipment is suitably locked/signed to prevent use
    • To indentify training needs within the warehouse team.
    • Supporting Site Management in maintaining third party quality accreditation

    Supervision of all warehouse activities in accordance with Company Processes and Standards by;

    • To manage/supervise the unloading, storage and loading of pallets ensuring that operational procedures are followed.
    • The reporting, handling and storage of returned, quarantined and damaged pallets
    • To carry out daily checks in and around the warehouse (Battery Bay, MHE, Racking, Docks, Doors, Lights, Fabrication) and report issues accordingly.
    • To manage/supervise warehouse staff attendance and breaks, ensuring issues are reported to Site Management
    • Ensuring all Disciplinary and Grievance matters are reported in accordance with Company Processes.

    To promote Health & Safety awareness within the warehouse by:

    • To ensure the Health, Safety and Welfare of all employees, contractors and visitors within the warehouse area.
    • To report any breaches of Health & Safety to Site Management immediately.
    • To report any accident, incident or near-miss immediately through RIVO, and carry out/assist in any investigations which may be required.
    • To promote the Clean as You Go Policy and ensure site hygiene standards and records are maintained.
    • Ensuring new staff are inducted in accordance with Company processes and do not operate equipment until trained and authorised.
    • Championing Health, Safety & Quality standards on site



    • Appropriate MHE Licence
    • Drug and Alcohol Testing


    • IOSH Managing Safely Certificate
    • ESL Accident Investigation Training
    • IT Literate including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
    • Working knowledge of Key ESL Systems


    • >2 Years experience of experience preferably within a Distribution Operation
    • Must have WMS (warehouse management system) experience


    • Proven record in a similar role external to ESL
    • Demonstrable organisational skills

    For further information on the job role please call 01536 726870.

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