Warehouse Team Leader

Date: 27 Jun 2024

Location: Sherburn in Elmet, GB

Company: GXO Logistics

Are you currently a Team Leader looking for your next step? Do you have a flexible approach that allows you to organise and prioritise workload effectively? Do you have previous experience using a heat press machine?  This could be the perfect role for you!


Here at GXO, we are looking for a Warehouse Team Leader to join our expanding team in Sherburn in Elmet.  Supporting our brand new contract Manchester United, you will assist and support the management team to achieve and meet both the customer’s and operations expectations while ensuring colleagues are meeting all Health and Safety requirements.


This is a permanent, full-time position, working on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern, 07:00 – 19:00.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £29,000 per annum and 23 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays). Your benefits package includes flexible dental insurance plans, a company-sponsored pension scheme, a 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and a fully comprehensive employee assistance programme. You’ll also have access to our MyBenefits platform offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more!


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Lead a team of warehouse operatives, co-ordinating their activities to meet set objectives, prioritising, and delegating tasks to meeting deadlines
  • Ensure that training and development requirements for Warehouse Operatives are regularly carried out
  • Providing regular reports and statistical feedback relating to the progress of work to the Shift Manager & Operations Manager
  • Responding to and dealing with customer communication by email and telephone


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Previous supervisory experience within a similar environment and understanding of DLX is desirable
  • Experience managing conflicting priorities, with the ability to plan and organise a warehouse operation
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Previous experience operating a Heat Press would be an advantage. 


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.    


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are an Armed Forces friendly organisation and Disability Confident Leader as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.