Head Office, 17-27 Queen's Square
17-27 Queen's Square
North Yorkshire

Location: Felixstowe

Working Arrangements: Monday – Friday, days

PD Ports is a leading UK port business offering end-to-end supply chain solutions, employing over 1,400 people in the UK. With headquarters based in the Northeast of England, PD Ports owns and operates the UK’s third largest port by volume. Operating out of 12 key ports and logistics centres across the UK, we are committed to retaining and developing talent nationwide.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a fast-moving, constantly developing operation and resolving day-to-day operational and resource issues in our Burhill Warehouse. There may be occasional requirement to work in one of our other warehouses, to meet the needs of the business demands.

Skills required as part of the role are, excellent people skills, problem-solving and analytical skills. Strong organisational skills and professional attitude. The successful candidate will have the ability to use own initiative. As well as experience of working within a busy and fast-changing environment.

The five main things our Warehouse Team Leader will be working on are:
• Manage Risk Assessments
• KPI creation and reporting
• Managing Safety Database information
• People, Stock and Health and Safety Management
• Ensuring loading and receipt of produce, ensuring correct storage methods and procedures are adhered to. As well as responsible for instructing, coaching, and developing the Warehouse team.

We are seeking someone who:
• Has a Grade C or above in English and Maths.
• Ideally with their own transport; a full driving licence is required.
• Has experience using Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
• Has WMS Experience, an understanding of logistics and warehousing knowledge. As well as experience in operating in line with BRC expectations. The candidate will be required to operate machinery at height using a mid-level order picker licence. However, training will be provided if necessary.
• Has excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and great interpersonal skills and the ability to build rapport at all levels.

We offer 25 days holiday, paid maternity, paternity and adoption leave, a cycle to work scheme along with other benefits.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply in writing, outlining relevant skills & experience, to hr.recruitment@pdports.co.uk and use job reference BURTL24S.

If you would like to find out more about the role, please contact hr.recruitment@pdports.co.uk.


Closing Date: 

For more information and to apply please contact the Group HR Department

Group HR Department
17-27 Queen’s Square


Award Winning

PD Ports awarded Gold Status from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) for its commitment to health and safety excellence for the third consecutive year.

PD Ports - RoSPA Award Winner 2023