Warehouse Team Leader (Nights)


Job Details


UK Wigan Heinz - 10819

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£31133 (including shift allowance)

Closing Date

03/07/2021 11:00

Role Overview

We are looking for an experienced Warehouse Team Leader in order to lead and grow Wincanton’s business through leading employees to work effectively, work collaboratively and engage together. This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a management team that promotes culture, performance and engagement with its talented customer.

Shift Patter - working 5 out of 7, 10 PM to 6 AM

Who are we?

Wincanton is a leading third-party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. 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.”

How will you contribute?

  • Provide support to the Warehouse Management Team to ensure a consistent, smooth and efficient warehouse operation.
  • Develop a motivated team through encouragement of open and proactive communication.
  • Management of a team including absence and performance monitoring.
  • Ensure company procedures are adhered to and changes are effectively communicated and implemented.
  • To be responsible for all health and safety aspects and ensure safe systems of work are adhered to at all times.
  • Encourage positive and constructive relationships with onsite union representatives.
  • Assist Warehouse Shift Managers in achieving agreed budgetary and service levels.
  • Ensure maximum use of resources in a cost-effective manner.
  • To contribute towards the improvement of processes and methods of onsite practices.
  • To undertake such duties as may be reasonably required for the effective operation of the warehouse function.

What will you bring?

  • Strong experience of manufacturing logistics / supply chain
  • Line Management and effective People Skills
  • Agile approach to strategy and planning with a proven experience of adapting operational plans to changing customer requirements
  • Has worked within Continuous Improvement programmes and can demonstrate an appreciation of key methodologies and approaches
  • Understands how to use IT / technology to drive performance
  • High level of self-awareness and takes accountability for own development.
  • Seeks and provides feedback on a regular basis.
  • Ability to work in a team

What do we offer?

We really value our people and offer a friendly, safety first working environment and a competitive salary along with other benefits including; annual leaves with the option to buy more, share incentive plan, cycle to work scheme, employee benefits online discount platform, onsite parking+ much more

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

Apply Now!

If you feel that you have what it takes to support Wincanton in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and uploading your CV. We are a fast-moving organization so we may not always wait until the closing date to review applications. As a result, you should submit your CV as soon as possible!

By applying you agree to Wincanton’s terms of use, click here to review https://careers.wincanton.co.uk/