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Team Leader

Perishable Shipping Solutions

Perishable Shipping Solutions

Bristol, UK
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

We are currently seeking a Team Leader to join our team located at our Bristol depot. The Team Leader will supervise the operations and work with leadership to make sure that company and customer standards of service, quality, safety, and productivity are met.

Shift Available:
Monday – Friday on a rotating shift pattern 06:00-14:00 and 14:00-22:00.

There will be some weekend work required for this role.

Competitive rate of pay.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervise, train, provide performance feedback and assign duties of direct reports to ensure productivity, efficiency, and effectiveness.

  • Manage operational procedures to include the incoming and outgoing shipments, handle the organisation of stock, and maintain warehouse inventory.

  • Work with machinery and material handling equipment.

  • Resolve employee issues and maintain open lines of communication with all levels of the organisation.

  • Perform assigned projects as instructed.

What are we looking for?

  • Previous experience with warehouse or logistics leadership.

  • Experience with Warehouse Management System (WMS).

  • Strong conflict management skills.

  • Ability to work in temperatures as low as -25° Celsius in our cold storage sites while wearing company provided personal protective equipment and freezer gear to keep you warm.

  • Be able to communicate clearly with other team members in English.

What's in it for me?

  • Opportunity to develop a career within an industry leading global company.

  • Opportunity to earn an additional day of annual leave each year, up to the maximum of one extra week.

  • Free onsite car park.

  • Support your emotional well-being with access to a 24/7 employee assistance phone line offering confidential free counselling and advice.

  • Preferential rates for loans and savings offered through exclusive access to a credit union.

  • Refer new employees and get generous financial reward through our referral scheme.

Why Lineage?

We are a global company with more than 22,000 employees spanning 20 countries and more than 400 locations across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and South America.

At Lineage Logistics, we have a shared purpose; we are transforming the food supply chain to eliminate waste and help feed the world. This means working at Lineage is not just a job – it’s an opportunity to innovate and put your mark on how food moves from the farm to dinner tables around the world. As a member of our team, you will be a critical link in the food supply chain.

Our shared purpose drives everything we do in all parts of our organisation, from the warehouse floor to the office. Our team members are passionate about the impact they make every single day.

We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from persons regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. At Lineage we also recognise that Ex-Military, veterans, and military families have great experience with transferable skills and core values that can add significant value to our organisation.


As a Lineage team member, we aim to provide everything you and your family need to thrive. That’s why we offer competitive rates of pay, paid time off, skills training, and development opportunities to grow a long and fulfilling career with us – plus generous financial rewards when you successfully refer new employees. This is enhanced by recognition schemes (so that your hard work won’t go unnoticed), plus the chance to make your salary go even further with our cycle-to-work scheme and preferential rates for loans and savings courtesy of a leading credit union.

Your everyday wellbeing is also important to us, so we will provide you with all the protective equipment you need to be safe and comfortable at work, and you will have access to a free 24/7 employee assistance phone line, which offers confidential counselling and advice. With all of this offered against the backdrop of a fun and social environment in which you will be supported by a team who enjoy helping each other in achieving their goals, we are confident you will excel with us.