Warehouse Operations Manager

DS175 – Warehouse Operations Manager

Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 + exceptional benefits

Location: Dartford


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Warehouse Operations Manager for our client based in Dartford.

As the Warehouse Operations Manager, you will be responsible for the management of the 30,000 sq ft warehouse, the personnel and logistical operations in such a way that supports the needs of the business, health and safety, deliveries in and out of the warehouse, work allocation and the quality of the work carried out.

The role will be based on both the warehouse floor and in the offices, therefore applicants must be willing to carry out duties as required.

Our client feels this role would suit candidates with military background and encourages applications from former service personnel, however applicants will be considered.

Duties and responsibilities:
     • To promote health and safety within the warehouse such as, correct use of PPE, training on H&S and maintaining all manner of formal legal requirements within this environment.

     • Ensure that all employees receive the correct training for the roles they are expected to carry out, train and monitor them and ensure they are working as a team.
     • Ensure all equipment and infrastructure is maintained and records kept.
     • Manage a team of people, objectives and allocating tasks.

Also to oversee the whole warehouse and storage operational aspects of the business.
     • Be responsible for order preparation prior to collection.

     • Agree and enforce quality standards and ensure systems are in place to monitor compliance.

     • To establish a culture of continuous improvement, speed and efficiency.

Skills and Qualifications:
     • Experience in warehouse principles and managing a warehouse and the people in it.

     • Ability to maintain discipline in a busy demanding environment, ensuring concurrent activity is normal practice.

     • Relevant experience delivering measurable results.
     • Ability to manage and motivate a team of people.
     • IT literate with experience in Excel and Word.
     • Excellent numeracy, written and oral skills.

DS175 – Warehouse Operations Manager

Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 + exceptional benefits

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