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Depot Manager. Job in Bedford FOX8 Jobs

Bedford, Bedfordshire
£35,000 to £40,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
CSP Recruitment have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Depot Manager to join a Warehousing depot based in Bedford. As the Depot Manager, you will assist the Operations Manager by overseeing all activities within the warehouse to ensure an efficient and smooth operation, whilst maintaining the expected quality standards and a motivated work force. The core hours are Monday to Friday days, however you will be required to be fully flexible to offer on-call support and cover an occasional night shift. The salary on offer is dependent on experience. This role is a very 'hands on' and would suit a Warehouse or Production Manager ready to take the next step in their career. MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE: Ensure the facility operates at peak efficiency by supervising, organising, directing and training Warehouse colleagues to achieve operational KPI s. Develop warehouse operational systems and processes by the use of 5s/lean manufacturing Review and prepare workflows, staffing and space requirements to optimise productivity, quality and customer service standards. Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by establishing, following and enforcing standards and procedures whilst complying with legal regulations. Management of company assets including stock rotation, reviewing losses/gains, regular counting, minimum damages. Inspect equipment, tools and machinery on a regular basis. Oversee scheduled and emergency maintenance as required. Hold regular meetings with the Shift Supervisors and Maintenance Technician to review and develop action plans for productivity and loss prevention. PERSON SPECIFICATION FOR THE ROLE: Management Experience in a Warehouse/Production/FMCG/Logistics environment (fast paced & target driven) HR & People Management: experience of leading and managing team members - to motivate, mentor and coach Experience of managing operational budgets Competent IT skills, including Microsoft office Word/Excel/Outlook Tenacious, driven and enthusiastic approach with excellent communication skills Championing Health, Safety & Quality standards on site Must be able to work on own initiative in a pressured environment If you have the right background and are ready for a new challenge, please apply with your most recent CV and Manoj at CSP will be in touch
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  • Job Reference: 707261456-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: PSi Talent
    PSi Talent
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent