Outside TCES warehouse

Stores Manager

We are currently seeking a Stores Manager.

Working hours: 

Monday – Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday – Scheduled Rota 8am-12pm

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the safe receipt, storage, retrieval and timely despatch of goods and work organised by the team leaders.
  • Ensuring Health and safety and cleanliness requirements of the working environment are met
  • Manage the Goods-In, Picking, and Despatch teams - motivating, organising and encouraging teamwork within the warehouse to ensure productivity targets are met
  • Training and discipline of staff and monitoring their performance and progress
  • Plan and monitor arrangement of goods within the warehouse
  • Overseeing stock control using OGL Profit Plus Software and planning future capacity requirements
  • Making sure stock is stored correctly and safely
  • Planning work rotas for warehouse staff
  • Organising recruitment and staff training
  • The security and maintenance of the warehouse building as well as maintenance, repair and replacement of equipment.
  • Communicating with other departments, staff groups and customers
  • Ensuring quality, delivery and budget objectives are met
  • Briefing team leaders on the issues for that particular day
  • Overseeing the planned maintenance of vehicles, machinery and equipment

Essential Skills / Competencies / Experience / Qualifications Required:

  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Good IT skills, particularly using spreadsheets & databases
  • The ability to plan and organise work schedules
  • The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong decision making skills
  • Leadership, motivational and team working skills
  • Good spoken and written communication skills

Experience/Knowledge Required:

Experience of lean manufacturing, continuous improvement or similar production tools within a low volume, high quality warehouse facility would be an advantage

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Please complete our application form (opens new window) and send it with a covering letter and your C.V. to:

The Personnel Manager
REF - Warehouse Operative
Town & County Engineering Services Ltd,
Wardentree Lane,
PE11 3UG

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