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Loading Bay Supervisor - Night Shift

Job Title: Loading Bay Supervisor - Night Shift
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £22,750 + Overime
REF: DM160304-10794
Contact Name: Daniel Mather
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Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

Role: Night Shift Loading Bay Supervisor

Location: Lancashire

Salary: £22,750 p/a (plus overtime)

Our client, a leading food business based in Lancashire, is recruiting for a Night Shift Loading Bay Supervisor to join their rapidly expanding business.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • The purpose of this role is to ensure the effective loading of the vehicles throughout the night.
  • Working hours of 20:00 through 06:00 Sunday to Friday (with a Saturday night off as well as another allocated  night off in the week - the role would still require flexibility in the working hours and will therefore need a ‘work until the job is complete’ attitude.
  • Complete control of night loading team including night trunk drivers.
  • Ensuring the timely release of all delivery vehicles while adhering to the agreed company dispatch KPI’s.
  • Responsible for ensuring the loading completion in line with critical time dispatches.
  • Responsible for the night loading and trunking operation liaising with the Group Transport Manager
  • Responsible for the overall security of the dispatch bays, rear yard and all vehicles prior to dispatch.
  • Meet KPI targets both agreed and set with the Group Transport Manager
  • Work with and deliver agreed budget targets for staff costs and head counts.
  • To liaise with HR regarding timekeeping, absences, complying with the Company Absence Procedure & Policy, Discipline and Grievance.
  • To liaise with both the Nightshift Manager & Nightshift Supervisor to ensure the smooth running of the loading operations.

Preferred Skills:

  • Counterbalance FLT Licence is desirable; however our client is prepared to put the right candidate through training
  • Candidates need to be able to carry out heavy lifting of up to 20kg weights
  • Good communication skills
  • Prior experience of working within a similar role within the food industry