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Warehouse Team Leader


Job Details


Accrington - Huncoat Distribution Centre

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

30/01/2020 12:00

Warehouse Team Leader

We are offering a fantastic opportunity to work for one of Britain’s biggest furniture retailers within our returns department. This is a new and exciting role leading a team to ensure all returns are processed accurately and efficiently daily.


40hrs per week

Rotating Shift Pattern 




The Role

Supports the warehouse team to ensure all inbound and outbound activities are completed

Maintaining high standards of health and safety and cost control. 

Liaises with other departments to ensure all customer orders are completed on time and in full.

Receipt, storage and loading of customer specific orders and stock.

Supports the Warehouse Shift Supervisor to run the department effectively to enable daily, weekly and monthly objectives to be met.


Movement of incoming stock from suppliers using manual and mechanical operations

Marshalling of picked stock to correct loading bay in readiness for checking

To load distribution vehicles in a safe, presentable manner, highlighting any errors or damages

To maintain high standards of site house-keeping in all areas of the Warehouse

To ensure that all lifting and manoeuvring of product is carried out in accordance with manual handling procedures

To ensure the health and safety of Self, Customers and Colleagues is not at risk, by taking all reasonable steps to ensure safety in the workplace.


 As our Warehouse Team Leader, you will have the following skills and attributes:

Previous experience of working within a warehousing environment

Previous experience of Warehouse Management Systems would be beneficial

Previous manual handling experience

Ability to lift and manoeuvre heavy customer products

Understands the importance of their role in Home delivery and its contribution to the wider customer experience

Understands the importance of an effective warehousing operation to the wider customer experience

Self-Motivated, disciplined & Positively contributes to the team, creating a ‘Great place to work’