Warehouse First Line Manager

  • Job Reference: 1181919000A0
  • Date Posted: 21 June 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
  • Website: www.gxo.com
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

 

Are you a proven leader who thrives in a warehouse environment? Does motivating and developing a team come naturally to you? Would you like to put this experience to use with an ambitious and growing operation at the forefront of their industry? Then you're in the right place!

 

We are looking for a Warehouse First Line Manager to join our new Castore operation at Knowsley. You'll be responsible for delivering operational excellence in efficiency, quality and cost for your area and team, through the development of people, processes, facilities and deployment of best practices.

 

This is a full time, permanent role, where you'll work on an any 5 from 7 shift pattern, typically Sunday to Thursday. The hours of will be 06:00 - 14:00.

 

Pay, benefits and more:

 

You'll be paid a salary of up to £29,000 per annum. You'll also receive 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days so you can enjoy a positive work-life balance. Your benefits package includes flexible dental insurance plans, a company sponsored pension scheme, 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! Including our GXO University which provides you the opportunity to learn new skills and gain qualifications at a pace that you're comfortable with.

 

What you'll do on a typical day:

 

  • Take full responsibility for the day to day running of the warehouse in your area, you'll lead, motivate and develop your team to achieve challenging targets
  • You'll ensure resource planning is effectively carried out to optimise resource and efficiencies
  • With good understanding of Health & Safety you'll strive to make sure all operational processes are fully compliant with our policies, while accurately identifying risks and escalating your findings
  • Effectively communicate with all stakeholders to fully understand our customer and company requirements, incorporating them into all planning and reporting tools, activities and projects

 

What you need to succeed at GXO:

 

  • A proven track record at team leader level, within a fast-paced warehouse environment
  • The ability to effectively lead, develop and manage a team, whilst identifying areas for development and recognising success
  • Excellent people skills - our people are what keep our wheels turning and we are extremely proud of our superior workforce 
  • The ability to investigate and report findings, engaging with all levels within the site

 

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.