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Warehouse Team Leader - Nights, Telford

£29,500 including shift allowance | Ref: EW23675

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 23 Sep, 2020


Elle Wilson

Area: Telford

Job type: Permanent

Salary: £29,500 including shift allowance

Hours: 6pm – 6am continental shifts

Reference: EW23675

Date added to website: Wednesday, 23 Sep, 2020


We are working with a well established client based in Telford to help recruit a Warehouse Team Leader on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will supervise 5 + warehouse operatives to ensure the effective control of goods in and the accurate despatch of customer orders, security, raw materials, production feed and health and safety.


  • Organise and plan nightly warehouse operations.
  • Distribute all order picks to the shift team as released by the scheduler and monitor progress.
  • Pick orders accurately and efficiently and ensure all staff do the same.
  • Maintain accurate stock locations & ensure stock is kept in a good condition.
  • Ensure all pre shift FLT checks are completed and signed back at the end of the shift. Prepare new check sheets every week.
  • Liaise with other departments and shifts as necessary including detailed daily shift reports.
  • Organise manning levels, including holidays, sickness and temporary workers.
  • Instigate initial disciplinary procedures and carry out Return To Work interviews. Assist in any other employee issues/concerns.
  • Strive to improve customer service level.
  • Maintain KPI's for the shifts performance.
  • Ensure high levels of Health & Safety and housekeeping are maintained at all times using any free hours to maintain a high level of cleanliness and tidiness in the warehouse and doing a daily 'My Space' audit.
  • Accurately complete all necessary paperwork.
  • Implement improvement projects as and when required.
  • Despatch and invoice orders when required
  • Allocate the stock to the orders when required
  • Ensure PI checks are organised and carried out effectively, correcting stock where necessary.
  • Carry out any reasonable task requested by management.


  • Hours out for the team
  • Hourly pick rates for the duration of the shift

Competencies and Qualifications

  • Warehouse Environment
  • Capable of delivering results and remaining calm under pressure.
  • Able to demonstrate outstanding decision making ability, working within tight timescales.
  • Ability to enforce targets and provide constructive feedback
  • Must be willing to adopt a flexible approach to working.
  • Current Fork Lift Licence (Counterbalance and Flexi)

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 working hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.