Warehouse Team Leader


Job Details


UK Swindon B&Q - 10165

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

21/01/2021 23:45

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.”


We are offering an exceptional candidate the chance to be a  Warehouse Team Leader within the DC, to support the planning, co-ordination, and supervision of the warehouse operation; providing effective communication, leadership, motivation, training & development.

Role Profile

  • Plan, manage and adjust staffing levels to meet operational requirements
  • Team management
  • Facilitate effective communication at all levels
  • Ensure compliance to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Ensure adherence to Safe Systems of Work
  • Ensure company policies are communicated, applied and enforced
  • Maintain customer service levels within own areas of responsibility
  • Maintain all areas of shift administration
  • Carry out investigations and ensure adherence to the site disciplinary policies throughout the warehouse

Personal Profile

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good analytical and numerical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, motivation and planning skills
  • Excellent communicator (verbal & written)
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements
  • Computer literate with good working knowledge of Excel
  • Minimum of 1 year experience of team management (desirable)



Your place in our world

First Line Manager
Warehouse Team Leader
Warehouse Colleagues