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Warehouse First Line Manager (#988,801,466) 

Job offer #988,801,466 in Becontree (Greater London), United Kingdom

First Line Manager : Warehouse Division

Monday : Friday

This will rotate weekly between days (6am:2pm), afternoon shift (2pm: 10pm) and late shift (10pm:6am)

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 and Safety awareness within the warehouse

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 and 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 and 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 and 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


* Preferable : minimum of 3 years operational management experience in a fast moving distribution centre or logistics background

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