Repack Team Leader


Job Details


UK Wigan Heinz - 10819

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

30/11/2019 23:45

Repack Team Leader

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Repack Team Leader to assist the Repack Shift Manager in coordinating and monitoring the daily operations of the Team to ensure that required productivity, quality and accuracy levels are achieved.

The Role

  • Monitor day to day progress of the Repack operation in terms of quality of work and efficiency of the job
  • Assist in the smooth running of the Repack operation, for example addressing bottlenecks
  • Monitor job sheets and ensure that a daily spreadsheet is completed within the shift to produce a shift summary for the Repack Shift Manager
  • Advise Repack Shift Manager of job sheets outstanding on the shift
  • Check Repack specifications
  • Counsel operatives on performance issues, such as absence, performance and disciplinary issues to optimise the performance of the team
  • Maintain Agency timesheets
  • Deputise for the Repack Shift Manager when required
  • Undertake any other reasonable duties as required to fulfil role and assist the wider operation.

The Person

  • Flexible in approach to duties
  • Able to demonstrate initiative within the defined boundaries of the role
  • Highly motivated individual, able to communicate effectively with the customer, management team, workforce and other functions on site
  • Able to understand and deliver accurate instructions and ensure they are carried out to a high level of detail
  • Methodical and process driven
  • Able to work well with constantly varying deadlines and volumes
  • Able to problem solve issues and deliver effective solutions
  • PC literate e.g. Excel, Word
  • Working knowledge of a Repack operation would be an advantage

We really value our people and offer a friendly working environment, a focus on developing your skills and a competitive salary. Benefits include access to a company pension scheme with employer contributions and other optional schemes you may wish to join. These are just some of the reasons which make Wincanton a great place to work!

If you feel that you have what it takes to support Wincanton in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you.

About Us:

Wincanton is a leading third-party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. As the largest British logistics company, we work in industry sectors as diverse as milk, defence, energy, retail, consumer goods and construction, supporting every stage of development and adding value through our supply chain expertise and innovative approach to logistics challenges. With over 17,000 colleagues across more than 200 sites and a 3,400-strong fleet of vehicles, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do and our mission is “to make our customers business’s better, every day.”

Our people are at the core of our business and what makes Wincanton great. That’s why we provide significant opportunities for career progress, as well as training enrichment and multi-skilling, in a dynamic working environment.

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Repack Shift Manager
Repack Team Leader