Shift Manager

  • Job Reference: 1181861000A0
  • Date Posted: 21 June 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
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  • Location: Rainham, Kent
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

Are you an experienced Operational Shift Manager looking for your next step? Are you ready for your next challenge? Are you a supporter of recycle & reuse?


Here at GXO, we are currently recruiting for a Shift Manager to join us at our Equipment Management operation in Rainham, working alongside our customer, Tesco. As a shift manager you will be responsible for effectively managing the operation and the associated workforce ensuring adherence to all company and legal requirements.


This is a full time, permanent position, working a rotating 4 on 4 off shift pattern, 06:00 - 18:00.


Pay, benefits and more:


We're looking to offer a salary of up to £38,000.00 per annum, and 23 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays). Your benefits package includes a company sponsored pension scheme, private medical & dental insurance, a 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and a fully comprehensive employee assistance programme. You'll also have access to our MyBenefits platform offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more! 


What you'll do on a typical day:


  • Oversee the running of the tray wash and recycling operation on the night shift
  • Ensure that the site is utilising resource effectively, monitoring headcount, efficiency and cost-effectiveness
  • Promote and develop a health and safety culture on site in line with the company's policies
  • Get involved with performance management, KPI monitoring and drive continuous improvement initiatives


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • A warehouse operational management background
  • An excellent understanding of health and safety policies and procedures
  • Experience of leading teams, providing guidance, coaching, mentoring and creating development plans
  • The ability to communicate effectively in both a written and verbal capacity


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.





GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are an Armed Forces friendly organisation and Disability Confident Leader as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.