Warehouse Supervisor
Sub contractors
North East
Up to £30,000 basic, 25 days holiday, pension, death in service and quarterly team events, some overseas travel for trai

Warehouse Supervisor, Yorkshire

Ref: 38| Posted: 22nd Jan 2020

-Are you a distribution specialist, with 2 years+ Warehouse Supervisor people and process management experience? Do you have a track record of maximising the productivity of the warehouse? Are you looking for a hands on & varied role? Up to £30k basic, no expected weekends or night shifts, 33 days holiday, quarterly team events, working for this ambitious garage and industrial door equipment manufacturer and fabricator. APPLY TODAY!


- Our client is a growing developer and fabricator of garage door equipment, control units, operators, barriers, roller shutter and awning operators, access systems and smart home technology. 


- Our client is currently looking to recruit a hands on Warehouse Supervisor, to help maximise the productivity of the warehouse. 

- As Warehouse Supervisor, you will maintain and oversee the inventory and supplies by ordering, receiving, storing and delivering items in a timely manner. 

- You will manage production workflow, from the shop floor to dispatch, including quality control checks.

- You will manage, lead, supervise & coach 2 warehouse operatives, as well as recruit, train, guide and evaluate any new warehouse employees as the company continues it's growth. 

- As Warehouse Supervisor, you will manage the picking and packing process, work to improve processes and make suggestions for productivity improvements. 

- You will determine and track warehouse KPIs and make sure that health and safety procedures and regulations are being adhered to.

- As a company with an international presence, you will collaborate and share best practice with your colleagues abroad and will on occasion travel overseas for training.

- You will ensure the facility equipment and machinery is properly maintained.

- You will be supplying approx 1000 different product lines, largely into industrial and residential garage door specialist installers, with spares and your fabrication service being a large part of your offering. 


- The successful Warehouse Supervisor will have at least 2 years+ experience in a people management and process management. 

- You will ideally have a counterbalance and reach Forklift operators certification. 

- You will have problem solving skills, good time management and be a good team player, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 

- You will be IT literate with very good training provided on the inhouse system. 

- You will report to the MD & have an ambitious attitude, as this role could lead to Operations Management in the next 18-24 months as the business grows.

- Related experience, either in electrical, mechanical, light manufacturing, doors, door gear, process or logistics would be fantastic. 

- The ability to set high standards and processes for your team of 2 or 3 warehouse operatives to follow.

- You will be prepared to commute to their warehouse in the York area. 


Basic salary of £25,000- £30,000 dependent on experience.

- 25 days holiday, plus 8 Bank holidays

- Nest pension contribution

- Death in service. 

- Quarterly team events, with paid for drinks, meals out etc. Some overseas travel for training. 

- Monday to Thursday- 8.00am- 4.30pm and Friday 8.00am- 4.00pm with 30 minutes daily lunch break. No expected night shifts, overtime or weekend work.

- This is a people centric business, that offer excellent training and career development and they are interviewing IMMEDIATELY, so please call Colin or Nick at Chandler Harris Recruitment on 01737 452030, or email


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