VACANCY - Assistant Supervisor (Late Shift)
Full time permanent role. Monday to Friday between the hours of 11:30am to 20:00pm, 39hrs, Exeter, UK. 10% uplift late shift premium applicable.
Founded in 1949, Vapormatic UK Ltd has grown into a global company, marketing one of the largest ranges of replacement tractor parts and accessories in the world and distributing products to a growing customer base in over 80 countries. Since 2001 Vapormatic has been fully owned by John Deere, supplying both Deere & Independent dealers with a broad portfolio of all makes quality parts.
Reporting directly to the Warehouse Manager and Operations Manager, operating as part of the Late Shift, this is an exciting and wide-ranging role within the Warehouse that will enable the right candidate to develop a career within a market leading agricultural parts business.
Key Areas of Responsibility: - Support the Warehouse Manager with the day-to-day management of warehouse operatives through leadership, coaching and motivation - Understanding and achievement of Key Performance Indicators, target service levels and other metrics - Align with internal customers in other departments to ensure high performance teamwork - Maintain high levels of Health & Safety standards - Achieve the targets and job standards set out by the Warehouse Manager - Be committed to developing and ensuring best practice and compliance - Actively follow guidance and policies in relation to equal opportunities, diversity and inclusion,security, and confidentiality.
Skills and attributes: - Experience of working within a busy warehouse environment - Experience in leading and managing a team especially planning workload - Good communication skills and the ability to support with communicating performance levels to team members through briefing sessions and training - Be a strong team player and enjoy working with others to achieve the best result - Good IT and administration skills - Flexible approach and the ability to adapt
Advantageous - Full UK driving licence advantageous (but not essential) - Forklift Truck Licence (desirable but not essential as training will be given) - Stock Management Software experience (SAP would be an advantage but not essential) - Current First Aid certificate
John Deere is an equal opportunities employer. Our total rewards include more than a competitive salary. We offer a supportive, flexible, and inclusive working environment, competitive bonus scheme (subject to availability), contributory pension scheme, Group Income Protection and Group Life Assurance, Death in Service benefits, Long Service bonus holidays and the opportunity to buy and sell holiday, along with other great benefits.
For further details and to apply visit www.deere.co.uk Careers page, Job-Opportunities-UK. Internal candidates please apply via Talent Central.
Closing date for applications is Friday 29th September 2023
We reserve the right to close this vacancy before the expiry date and appoint a candidate if we receive sufficient applications.