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Team Leader

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in Thetford, 09461

DHL

356 job reviews

6.4

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How this job measures up

Warehouse supervisors at DHL are typically paid £9.46–13.38 an hour.

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  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    Do warehouse supervisors think DHL head office understands what's happening where they work?

    People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    How we know this

    0% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

  • People feel stressed

    Is it stressful for warehouse supervisors to work at DHL?

    People feel stressed here

    How we know this

    80% of people say they often feel stressed at work

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Work isn’t always easy, but if you’re frequently feel stressed, that’s not good.

    Your employer should support you with enough people and resources to get your job done without feeling overwhelmed.

  • Breaks aren’t paid

    Do warehouse supervisors at DHL get paid breaks?

    No. People don’t get paid breaks

    How we know this

    20% of people say they get paid breaks

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should have paid breaks.

    You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

  • People are paid below market rates

    Does DHL pay warehouse supervisors market rates?

    People are not paid market rates

    How we know this

    20% of people are paid average or more than the typical pay for the type of work they do

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Pay can vary a lot between types of job. Employers should be ensuring that the rates their staff are paid are in line with similar roles elsewhere.

  • People don’t recommend their team

    Do warehouse supervisors at DHL recommend working with their team?

    Very few people recommend working with their team

    How we know this

    0% of people report that they would recommend working with their immediate team to a friend

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job means enjoying the place where you work.

    The people you work with every day really matter. They can be the difference between a terrible day and a great one.

    If you’d recommend your team to a friend, this shows that something’s going right.

Not great
  • People don’t get proper breaks

    Do warehouse supervisors at DHL get proper breaks?

    Most people don’t get proper breaks

    How we know this

    40% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

Good
  • Enough training

    Do warehouse supervisors get enough training when they start at DHL?

    Most people get enough training when they start

    How we know this

    60% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

Excellent
  • Easy to take sick leave

    How easy is it for warehouse supervisors to take sick leave at DHL?

    People find it easy to take sick leave

    How we know this

    80% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

  • People are paid enough to live on

    Does DHL pay warehouse supervisors enough to live on?

    People are paid enough to live on

    How we know this

    100% of people say they are paid at or above the Real Living Wage for where they live

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should be paid enough to live on.

    The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living.

    The Real Living Wage is currently £9.50 per hour, and £10.85 per hour in London.

  • Well informed about head office

    Do warehouse supervisors feel well informed about how DHL is doing?

    People feel well informed about how the company is doing

    How we know this

    80% of people feel that they are kept well informed about how the company is doing as a whole

    Based on information from 5 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, there should be a supportive relationship between the people working on the frontline serving customers and the people who own the company or work in head office.

    You should be kept informed about how the company is doing as a whole, both in good times and when things get tough for the business.

What employees are saying about DHL

  • Best thing

    Finishing time...If you want to chase the money there's plenty going...They are good at shafting people for being so family friendly so they say.

    Worst thing

    Early starts...arsehole managers..

    6.0

    LGV driver, January 2021

    • £14.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    good collegues

    Worst thing

    Annualised contract and managers without experiences in warehouse. They do have experience in managing people but had n ide what is going on side.

    6.3

    Employee, May 2021

    • £16,000 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
  • Best thing

    The other drivers and porters. Banter.

    Worst thing

    Supposed management who don't know how to do the job properly.
    Wages. Pay structure.

    6.2

    Employee, March 2021

    • £10.56 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    company is a good company to work for. local managers mess it up

    Worst thing

    forced overtime, time taken to resovle issues

    6.4

    HGV driver, February 2021

    • £32,600 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older

Team Leader, DHL Supply Chain

Position: Resourcing Advisor
Location: Manton Wood
Customer: Various
Contract Type: Permanent

Are you a motivated, organized person seeking a demanding and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works as one to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees? Are you looking for change, and ready to make changes? If so, we're looking for you.

At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”

Does this sound like a team you'd like to join? If so...keep reading.

We are growing our Resourcing Team in the North and looking for a Resourcing Advisor to join the team in Manton Wood. It is an exciting role in which you will get to work on vacancies from across our different business units, working with a range of hiring managers.

The key responsibilities of this Resourcing Advisor role include:

  • Ensure that resource planning requirements are delivered on in line with agreed timescales and phases
  • Manage the ATS ensuring a timely and professional response to candidates
  • Source candidates through online channels (e.g. professional networks, social media groups and databases when required)
  • Screen CVs and update candidates on the recruitment and selection processes
  • Interview candidates during the various hiring stages, including phone and first round interviews
  • Book candidates in for and organise, attend and host assessment days
  • Ensure that right to work checks are completed
  • Work closely with Hiring Managers to comprehend requirements and ensure that we find the right candidates for the role

What do we need from you?

  • Experience of high volume recruitment is essential, ideally recruiting operational and warehousing roles.
  • Ability to deliver and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced, demanding environment
  • Experience of supporting new start-ups would be beneficial
  • Ability to manage volume recruitment within a fast-paced organisation

What will you get in return?

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.

What you'll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.

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