Warehouse Supervisor – Newton Abbot (Heathfield)


Newton Abbot, Devon

Salary / Pay


Job Type

Full time

Type of Employment


We are recruiting for a Warehouse Supervisor to work in a busy and successful wholesale business on Heathfield Industrial Estate on the outskirts of Newton Abbot. The company has a wide product range and an excellent industry standing, and are looking for a hardworking team-player with supervisory experience working in a similar environment.

The role will involve supervising a team of up to 10 individuals to ensure a high level of quality and productivity in relation to order picking and collation. In addition you will be involved in the allocation and organization of the daily dispatch of up to 120 customer orders within the South West of England and South Wales.

Warehouse Supervisor Expected Experience:

  • Supervisory experience in a fast-moving commercial environment
  • Working in a busy industrial environment
  • Yard work experience desired but not essential
  • Goods in / dispatch 
  • Ability to maintain high standards and speed of output in pressurised situations

To be successful in the role of Warehouse Supervisor you will be:

  • Confident in leading a team  
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Good communicator
  • Physically fit and able to undertake heavy lifting

Hours of work will be adjusted due to season requirements, typically Monday-Thursday, 37 – 43 hours per week between the hours of 7:30am and 6.45pm.

Significant staff benefits include: contributory pension scheme, annual bonus and staff purchase facility.


A forklift licence would be advantageous.

Due to the location and hours of work, living within walking distance or your own transport will be required.Client does have onsite parking.

Applications accepted by CV – successful candidates will be contacted on the telephone to go through to the registration and short-listing process.