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Home Delivery Network

Warehouse Supervisor - Nights

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Advertising End Date:
15 Apr 2019
Job Description
Here at Dunelm, we have an exciting opportunity to join our fast-paced Depot based in Barnsley. Our depot is responsible for getting our products out to customers and into their homes, ensuring that they are met with the best levels of customer service that we can provide. As we strive to become the number one homewares provider, our staff are instrumental in making this business work.

We are seeking a highly motivated Warehouse Supervisor who can work in assisting with all aspects of the warehouse and transport requirements of the depot and central hub, including our distribution and collection services, stock sortation, trunk planning and planning routes. 

The roles hours will be on a permanent 2:00pm - 10:00pm shift. 

You are responsible for all aspects of operational activities within your team / work stream including: 

  • Maintaining fleet records in line with company policy and legislation
  • Communicating effectively with team members
  • Updating driver’s hours, holiday, and sickness onto the appropriate records.
  • Ensuring all accident forms are completed actioned and filed correctly.
  • Carrying out any other clerical duties such as photocopying, writing letters, filing and yard checks as and when required
  • Working accordingly to the Safe Systems of Work (SSOW) at all times.
  • Adhering to Company health & safety / security policy and procedures
  • Covering for the depot manager in their absence i.e. during breaks/ holidays/ sickness
  • Supporting the distribution operation/office within capability (within reasonable management request)
  • Managing a team in a n effective manner
  • Conducting interviews, investigations and disciplinaries

The ideal candidate will have expertise in the following:

  • Teamwork
  • They ability to assist the management team in providing a professional service.
  • Can work well within the distribution team function to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Administration & process management
  • Produce reports & KPI packs.
  • GCSEs or equivalent in Mathematics and English.
  • Notational CPC & Driver CPC would be an advantage.
  • C1 licence not essential but would be an advantage
  As part of the team, you will enjoy plenty of benefits:
  • Competitive salary 
  • 15% Discount in store
  • Opportunity to join the Sharesave system
  • Genuine career opportunities
  • Ongoing training aimed at your development
  • Ongoing Driver CPC training to ensure you keep up to date
  • Awards for long service
  • Opportunity to win quarterly awards for providing best customer service and tachograph compliance
  • Days off for helping in the community, birthdays, moving home and children’s first day at school
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Access to our Home Comforts portal that offers savings on shopping and holidays amongst many other offers