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Senior Logistics Operative

Senior Logistics Operative

Inspire Resourcing are currently recruiting a Senior Logistics Operative to work for our well established client based in Alfreton.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with previous experience in a Senior Operative role / Team leader position who has a knowledge and understanding of both stores and logistics.

  • To co-ordinate the daily activities of the Logistics team as requested by the Logistics Supervisor, organising the team to ensure that materials and products are in the right place at the right time
  • To ensure that all incoming materials are off-loaded and stored safely and effectively on-site
  • To ensure that materials requested by Production are supplied to the lines in a timely manner so that production is not delayed
  • To co-ordinate the despatch of finished products, ensuring that goods are despatched on time in full (OTIF), and delivery packing and documentation meet requirements
  • To assist in the effective utilisation of outside storage
  • Confidently deal with any problems that could cause delays, collaborating proactively with other departments to negotiate and resolve any problems
  • To use the in-house ERP and other manual and electronic systems to record and manage the movement of goods
  • To participate in the planning of movements and stock counts to ensure that materials are efficiently and effectively stored, minimising wastage and write-off
  • To use reach and counter-balance forklift trucks to move materials, ensuring that all off-loading, storage and distribution of materials is carried out in a safe manner
  • To monitor the condition and safety of forklift trucks and lifting equipment, reporting any issues
  • To report on any damages through accidents, incidents or dangerous occurrences
  • To have an understanding of health & safety and environmental requirements, ensuring these are upheld and bringing issues to the attention of the Logistics Supervisor
  • To bring any queries, concerns or suggestions to the attention of the Logistics Supervisor
  • To work as a team with Production Operations providing support and assistance as required
  • To apply you will ideally:

    • Have previous experience working as a Senior Operative / Team Leader in a Manufacturing Environment
    • Be enthusiastic with a good attitude
    • Inspire Resourcing are also recruiting a variety of other roles in areas such as Sales, Marketing, Supply Chain, IT, Finance, Production and Engineering.