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We are now seeking an experienced Warehouse/Yard Supervisor for our operation at Kinmel Bay

03:00 to 12:00 Tuesday to Saturday

Reporting to the Night Shift Manager the job holder will be responsible for the smooth and efficient day to day running of the Warehouse/yard Bulk operation ensuring full compliance with all legal requirements and Countrywide Freight Group policies and procedures.

To ensure the smooth and efficient operational activities of the Warehouse in order to meet and exceed customer expectations. To ensure the control of warehouse activities and the allocation of workload to relevant employees in line with requirements

Key Roles / Responsibilities

  • To allocate work to all employees that jobholder has responsibility for, in a fair manner, whilst ensuring meeting of operational requirements
  • To ensure the efficient and effective achievement of all operational targets and key performance indicators. Weekly reviews with management
  • To carry out all relevant activities safely and securely, whilst observing company policy's & procedures
  • To maintain high standards of housekeeping throughout the Warehouse (Bulk Shed), including the yard, check all equipment is safe and in good order for operation including FLT daily checks and report any findings to the Night Shift Manager
  • Ensure all cubing activities are carried out on a daily basis (ensuring cover for holidays and sickness is in place
  • All bulk vehicles are loaded safely and efficiently, any under/over utilisation is reported to the transport office
  • Ensure all freight is not exposed to inclement weather and suitable for presentation to the delivery point. Report all damaged freight as per process
  • To check and investigate missing/mis routed freight prior to drivers leaving site
  • To maintain site security at all times through restricting access to the building & challenging any unknown persons
  • Maintain an active commitment to the development of every member of your team; through helping them continuously improve their skills and knowledge and by providing them with regular feedback on their performance
  • Continuously review working practices and promote improvements within the operation
  • Any other reasonable duties requirement by the business/senior management team
  • Responsible for maintaining and complying with Company Health and Safety standards, thereby minimising the risk to themselves and other persons
  • To conduct yourself, at all times, in a professional and responsible manner and promote a good image of the Company
  • Where a company uniform and personal protective equipment has been issued, they must be worn at all times when on duty

Qualifications / education required:

Essential:

  • Good level of education ideally to G.C.S.E level
  • Understanding of Health and Safety legislation and Employment legislation is highly desirable
  • Fork Lift Truck License -Counter Balance Current

Experience required:

Essential:

Previous proven extensive supervisory experience in a similar role.


Particular aptitude / skills required:

Essential:

The ideal individual will be: self-motivated, able to work on own initiative, be a team player and excellent communicator.

Desirable:

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How to Apply

If you are interested in this role please submit your CV and cover letter to coopershr@countrywide-freight.co.uk . Further details of the role will be provided upon application.

Our Services

We are committed to providing our customers with a comprehensive range of collection and delivery services.

We strive to add value wherever possible and provide customers with tailor made solutions. We provide a full range of pallet transport services, as well as parcel collection and delivery.

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About Cooper Carriers

Our timely collection and delivery of pallets & parcels is achieved through our fleet of vehicles operating throughout North & Mid Wales.

Our valued customers include the automotive, pharmaceutical, electronic technology, retail and cosmetics industries.