Warehouse First Line Manager

  • Job Reference: 6887
  • Date Posted: 29 March 2021
  • Employer: DHL Supply Chain
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £26,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description




Position: Warehouse First Line Manager

Grade: RCS O

Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)

Shifts: Any 5 from 7  - Days and Lates - Peak Periods night shift expected Closing Date 4th April 2021


Looking for a typical 9-to-5 job with a boss who'll tell you exactly what to do? Keep looking. This job isn't for you. If you need to succeed, you're driven to achieve, and you have what it takes to tackle whatever challenges the day brings… we want you on our team.


DHL Supply Chain is a world-class company, and we're looking for world-class people. People who aren't afraid to work hard – in fact, people who want to work hard.


We deliver unparalleled excellence to our customers, and our Warehouse First Line Managers are the first line of leadership in delivering that excellence. Can you envision yourself serving as the frontline connection between business success and employee engagement? Do you have the skill set to ensure optimum levels of productivity while maintaining a safe work environment for all associates? If so, keep reading.


If this sounds like a team you'd like to join … keep reading.


We make promises to our customers, and we'll make promises to you too. The key responsibilities in this role include;

     * To coordinate and provide support and information in the running of a safe and efficient operation

     * Working within clear guidelines to help achieve the OPERATIONAL STANDARDS and defined outcomes for their responsibility area during shift in an individual approach of the Hams Hall Site.

     * Be relied upon – and trusted – to initiate process improvements that enhance your team's output and satisfaction.

     * Communicate productivity and direct hours targets to your team ensuring they have a clear understanding of what is expected from them - including communication to new hires


You won't find another Warehouse First Line Manager job like the one you'll find with DHL Supply Chain. If you're an active leader with a can-do attitude, who's passionate about doing things the right way the first time, join us and become an essential part of everyday life. Now, here's what we need from you:

     * Ecomm Experience is essential for this role

     * Warehouse experience

     * People Management

     * Excellent organisational skills 

     * Experience in a similar role


What will you get in return?


As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.


What you'll need to do next?


If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.


We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.


The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.