Shift Manager

DFS Furniture Ltd

Greenford

Advertised Salary: £29771.86

Ref#: 130820

Date published: 3-Oct-2018

Shift Manager – Distribution Centre


Full time and permanent


DFS, a household name when it comes to furniture, have over 100 stores, three factories and distribution centres across the UK.  This is an exciting time for DFS as we continue to grow and develop our distribution service.   With new Customer Delivery Centres opening in the South we are seeking Shift Managers for our Greenford facility.

The job

It’s busy, varied and hands on!  Working within our Greenford facility you will be responsible for your Warehouse and Driver Team with particular focus on:


  • Route and Shift planning
  • Providing structure to processes
  • H&S
  • Ensuring all delivery and warehouse operations are carried out safely, timely and accurately
  • Performance management of both drivers and warehouse operatives
  • Ensuring vehicle and driver compliance

Skills/Experience


Essential to this role is your experience within warehousing/distribution and your strong team management ability. Leading your established team with a ‘can do’ attitude you will have the confidence to drive and develop them to deliver the high standards of service our customers have come to expect.  


Your drivers and vehicles must be operating ‘legally’ and ‘compliantly’ at all times so your knowledge of Class 2 driving regulations including driver’s hours, breaks and vehicle checks/maintenance will also be required.


DFS is a great place to work where we recognise and celebrate success. This is a job with career prospects and you will find that many of our current management team started out as drivers! 


You’ll receive a competitive salary with monthly bonus and a wide range of employee benefits: pension, life assurance, critical illness cover, staff discount, childcare vouchers, lifestyle discount schemes, Partnership Programme.


If you want to further your distribution career and be part of our success click apply today!

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