Warehouse Shift Manager

Reference No: 12391

What's the role?

As the Warehouse Shift Manager you will take the lead of the operational warehouse shift comprising of multiple teams and processes. Working together with the rest of the Warehouse Management team, you will ensure that daily planning and workload execution supports the targets.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

As Warehouse Shift Leader you are responsible for the financial productivity of the shift, cost, overtime and temporary workers management, developing cost reductions and revenue potentials. You will effectively manage the performance of the team ensuring fairness and consistency, resolving any queries and issues in an efficient manner. You will be required to monitor sickness, absence levels and timekeeping through return to work interviews and counseling and carry out the appropriate action in line with company policy.

You will be fully committed and support all LEAN initiatives by driving execution of standards and continuous improvement processes, whilst always keeping the customer in mind and proactively work on preventing customer complaints. You will ensure all processes follow Health & Safety regulations, eliminating any potential risks and ensure security procedures are correctly implemented to prevent any losses of inventory or damage of Hilti property.

We were proud to be voted #35 in the Times Top 100 Best Companies To Work For in 2019 - our 13th consecutive year in the list.

What do we offer?

Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.

What you need is:

  • Proven Shift/Team Leader experience.
  • Previous experience in Warehousing, Transportation or Materials Management.
  • High level of LEAN knowledge and execution
  • Ability to execute and train all key processes in the warehouse
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office and SAP required
  • Passionate about providing excellent customer care
  • Able to multitask and react to changes with positive results
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and negotiation skills
  • International mobility for longer term career progression outside of the UK

“You get a unique opportunity to experience all different functions of the supply chain – and, for many people, to do it overseas. We really encourage our teams to challenge the way things are done. If you can make a process simpler, do it, show us.”

- Fabrice, Head of Global Logistics Services

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