Cross Dock Operative – Carlisle

Work a team of X-Dock personal and the Team Leader to provide a professional incoming goods, storage and despatch service to customers, encompassing both speed and accuracy.

Source and nature of management provided

Transport Manager (Carlisle) – Line Manager

Cross Dock Team Leader (Carlisle)

Staff management responsibility

Nil

Special Conditions

40 Hour Working Week

Monday – Friday 05:30 am – 14:30 pm

Owing to the work location must have access to a vehicle in order to attend work.

Must be flexible with overtime as and when required to support operational requirements.

Main duties and responsibilities

HR Responsibilities

1 Uphold corporate values. Responsible for providing a positive and encouraging atmosphere at all times to ensure all staff work to their best abilities.

2 Working with all staff to maintain and develop a positive progressive culture within the business.

Health and Safety Responsibilities

3 Support, comply and ensure complicity with Health, Safety and Environmental regulations, the company handbook, Quality standards and all other company policies and procedures.

4 Responsible for the effective health, safety & welfare of self and team.

Quality Responsibilities

5 Ensure all processes are adhered to.

Operational Responsibilities

6 Execute the plan for incoming goods and despatch of items in a timely and efficient manner.

7 Provide support for account managers and Cross Dock Team Leader with query resolution and inventory checks.

8 Be responsible for ensuring that the quality of the product and service within the Cross Dock is maintained at the highest possible standards for the customer.

9 Ensuring great relations and communications with wider team members and responding politely and in a timely fashion to internal and external customers.

10 Any other reasonable duties which may be required by management from time to time.

11 To ensure the safe loading/handling/unloading of all material.

You will from time to time be required to undertake other duties of a similar nature as reasonably required by your line manager. You are required to follow all ATL policies and procedures at all times and take account of ATL guidance.

Criteria: Qualifications and Training

Essential

  • Current Fork Lift Truck Licence (Counterbalance)

Desirable

  • Qualified to GCSE Level in English and Maths (or equivalent)
  • Current Fork Lift Truck Licence (Reach)
Criteria: Knowledge and Experience

Essential

  • Experience within a warehouse / Cross Dock environment.
Criteria: Skills and Aptitudes

Essential

  • Ability to make decisions
  • Ability to question, challenge and improve upon existing processes
  • High level of honesty and integrity
  • Flexibility and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances
  • Possess the ability to lead and motivate a team of people to succeed by utilising appropriate interpersonal styles including leading by example, setting objectives and defining responsibilities to give a clear sense of direction
  • Resilience with an ability to keep calm under pressure and continue to follow the correct processes even under difficult circumstances.
  • Willingness to build strong interpersonal relationships with other departments

Desirable

  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point
  • Possess the ability to lead and motivate a team of people to succeed by utilising appropriate interpersonal styles including leading by example, setting objectives and defining responsibilities to give a clear sense of direction
  • Ability to sustain and develop team working and team based problem solving

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Job Type:

Full-time, permanent

Salary:

£8.50/hour

Experience:

Working with a busy cross dock environment: 2 years (Required)

Education:

GCSE or equivalent (Required)

Licence:

Current Fork Lift Truck Licence (VNA) (Required)

Language:

Fluent English (Required)

Job Location:

Carlisle, Cumbria (Preferred)

 

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