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Automotive & Aerospace

Logistics Supervisor Full Time

Solutions are working on behalf of our client. An international group who manufacture within Tier 1 Automotive who are currently recruiting an experienced Logistics Supervisor to join them on a permanent basis at their site in Washington.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities

Supervision and development of the tasks specified in the Business Management System and in particular in the processes Programming, Delivery and Production.

  • Programming: managing inwards receiving
  • Delivery: coordinating the preparation and delivery of the product as per customer requirements
  • Production: Coordinating the supply and removal of the stock to and from Production Lines.


Supervision of the shift by:

  • Ensuring the Health and Safety of employees through adherence to standards and operating procedures
  • Management of resource to complete daily job requirement in standard and overtime through a team of Lead Store Persons
  • Drive a high housekeeping standard
  • Identify and provide operator training
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures relating to absence, discipline and grievance
  • Investigation and countermeasure relating to Health and Safety and Delivery concerns
  • Meet delivery targets to internal and external customers
  • Participate in monitoring stock levels and in improving their accuracy
  • Propose and implement efficiency and cost saving improvements
  • Communication with contractors and customers
  • Requisitions are raised for any relevant goods or services required in the daily running of the department
  • Liaising with all departments and confirm that their needs are being met and discuss possible opportunities for improvement.
  • Performing a leading role in company activities i.e. Safety teams, Work councils, Auditor, and try and maintain a good morale and positive attitude within the department.
  • Attending meetings and support other departments and projects
  • Supporting with overtime and be on call if required


Person Specification


  • Highly motivated with a drive and commitment to succeed
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role
  • PC literate (Warehouse Management Systems, Microsoft Office)
  • Fork Lift Licence



  • Previous experience of using SAP


Shifts rotate on a 3 pattern basis as per below:

Days: 6am – 2pm
Nights: 10pm – 6am (35% shift premium)
Backs: 2pm – 10pm (20% shift premium)

Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 1 year ago
  • Location: Washington
  • Job Title: Logistics Supervisor
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