Operations Manager (Tilbury)


We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to join our warehouse team and make an immediate contribution to our business.

Role Objective:

Drive links in depot between the sales, warehouse and transport teams to deliver next day service whilst maintaining the efficiency of our operation.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Promote and ensure compliance with company policies & procedures
  • Effective and efficient organisation and management of day to day tasks within the warehouse
  • Manage and maintain fork lift truck schedule for maintenance, servicing and repairs
  • Follow company procedures in relation to reporting incidents for insurance purposes.
  • Design, implement and develop initiatives and systems to ensure best practice.
  • Implement and develop initiatives to effectively reduce costings and then maintain them
  • Responsibilities for all stock both in and out.
  • Assist in stock taking when required
  • Ensure consistent high standards of quality within the operation. 


  • Maintain open and effective two way communication with all warehouse staff, drivers and internal staff
  • Ensure that any training is completed in a timely manner and record’s are maintained.
  • Plan staff attendance to ensure appropriate cover is maintained and manage all aspects of cost attributed to them to it.
  • Ensure returns to work interviews are conducted on a timely basis.

Health and Safety

  • Ensure warehouse operations comply with all relevant Health and safety standards and regulations and company policy as notified from time to time.
  • Ensure that all staff are aware of procedures and relevant H&S data.
  • Work with the other Operations Managers to ensure that all aspects of H&S are adhered to including FLT competence certificates, FLT inspections, rack checks etc.
  • Action accident and near miss reporting.
  • Support the maintenance of H&S standards on site in conjunction with the Depot Manager, HR and external H&S consultants. 


  • Act in accordance with quality assurance processes.

In return we can offer an open and vibrant working environment and generous annual leave entitlement.

If you are excited by the prospect of joining our team please apply online by submitting your full CV or completed application form and covering letter, quoting job reference TIL/OM/12.