• Warehouse Shift Manager

    Location UK-Goole
  • Overview

    Guardian Industries, a global company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, employs around 17,000 people and operates facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Guardian’s diverse group of companies are involved in the manufacture of high-performance float, coated and fabricated glass products; the manufacture of high-quality chrome-plated and painted plastic components for the automotive and commercial truck industries; and the distribution of specialty building products. Guardian’s vision is to create value for customers and society through constant innovation using fewer resources. Guardian is a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc. Visit for more information.





    Reporting to the Warehouse Manager you will lead a team of 10 people and be responsible for their ongoing development. You will have full responsibility of all aspects and actions in the warehouse and your team. You will be capable of managing a high volume, rapidly changing warehouse with one eye on the bigger picture whilst driving forward our company culture that has health and safety at its core.

    Principle Accountabilities

    • You will be responsible for driving a culture of Health & Safety excellence within your team, ensuring that they are influenced by your own approach to Health & Safety to think proactively in their own role
    • You will be effective in communicating within your own shift team and across the other shifts in relation to the Warehouse and wider plant activities
    • You will be responsible for training and developing your team so that they can assist the Warehouse in delivering the Guardian “Best in Service” experience to our customers
    • You will be responsible for directing your team on the day to day requirements of the Warehouse and will also have the ability to provide responsive and flexible solutions in this fast paced environment



    The ideal candidate:

    Ideally you will be educated to degree level or equivalent or have substantial experience in a Supervisory position. You must hold a GCSE grade C or above or equivalent qualification in Math & English.

    Have substantial experience of leading teams in a demanding fast paced production and warehouse environment.

    Be a results driven individual who can work well alone and as part of a wider team who is always aiming to deliver what you set out to achieve but unafraid to make mistakes and learn from them.

    Will have proven people management skills combined with energy, enthusiasm, initiative and a can do mentality.

    You will have excellent communication skills and experience of dealing with a diverse range of people

    Experience of working shifts would be beneficial to an individual


    What do we have to offer?

    Guardian companies are committed to offer a competitive compensation package and an opportunity for you to maximize your potential. We pride ourselves in promoting career opportunities in an open environment, which encourages individual development and gives you opportunities to expand your knowledge and work as part of a global team. We offer a unique professional experience in a culture based on integrity, compliance and value creation. If you are interested in finding out more about our culture, please visit us on our website:



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