Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: Up to £12 per hour + +overtime
Posted: 7 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Food
Contact Name: Sandra Jasukaitiene

Shift Supervisor

Job Description

Barker Ross are currently looking for Warehouse Morning Shift Supervisor to work for our client based in Peterborough.

This is a great opportunity for someone to come in at Junior Management Level, with ambitions to progress over time, to company that is growing year on year.

Temp- Perm position and after completing 12 successful weeks you will be taken on permanent contract.


Standard hours 6:00- 2:30pm Monday - Friday but flexibility is key as sometimes you will be required to work overtime and sometimes weekend.


Basic pay £12 per hour + overtime

Main responsibilities:

*Motivate, lead and develop a team by ensuring that a team- based approach is taken to work based issues. Assist with the daily organization of team activities, liaising with the shift manager on operational issues as necessary.

*Deputize for the shift manager during periods of absence. Cover weekend when required.

*Check and identify the volume of work with shift manager plan the manpower required to meet those volumes.

*Responsible for ensuring Health and Safety obligations are met by your team.

*Ensure in accordance with the training that you will receive that Company Systems and procedures are fully followed.

*Use computerized systems as is necessary and trained to do so, based on operational requirements.

*Try to resolve team member's issues on day to day basis

*Undertake project work as required by senior management.

*Support the site trainer

*Ensure all systems and procedures are clearly understood and adhered to as documented in Company/ Customer manuals.

*To attend training/ development sessions when required as part of your own career/ personal development.

*Support the depot by performing investigator meetings like accident investigations, absence RTW among others.

Qualifications/ accreditation:

*Should be educated to Secondary school level with attainment at G.C.S.E. level or equivalent in Math's & English.

Knowledge/ Experience:

*The role holder should have of two years' experience in a warehouse environment.

*Previous experience managing people

*Whilst the role does have a level of supervisory responsibility for the warehouse operative roles, the role holder is supervised by the Shift Manager who has ultimate responsibility for the shift operation.

Skills& Abilities:

*Diplomacy is necessary for the success in this position.

*The role holder actively offers constructive feedback to team members and positively seeks and is open to constructive feedback from them.

*Encourages self-direction amongst team members but provides guidance and clear direction as what is expected of them.

*The ability to remain calm in fast- paced environment.

If you think you could be suitable candidate and have relevant experience please apply now.

Thank you

Barker Ross


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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