Oct 01, 2021

Warehouse Team Leader - Dispatch

  • Bunzl Asia Pacific
  • Jandakot WA 6164, Australia

Job Description

Warehouse Team Leader – Dispatch Position | Bunzl Jandakot


At Bunzl we believe our people make the difference. We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Warehouse Team Leader to join our high-performing Jandakot Distribution Centre team. This is a great opportunity for the successful candidate to challenge their current skills and further develop their career within our diverse business.


  • Hands-on Leadership role
  • Permanent dayshift role with a global industry leader
  • Career development and advancement opportunities



As one of the world’s largest providers of distribution and outsourcing services across the Facilities Management, Food Processing, Industrial Safety, Hospitality and Specialist Healthcare sectors, the opportunities we provide our global team of some 21,000 talented people is endless. Ours is a culture of bringing out the best in people. And we do this with a strong entrepreneurial spirit, a firm commitment to training and development, and dedicated leaders who believe that every day is a new day to see new opportunities.



By leading and motivating your high-performing team, this role is vital to the successful running of our local operations and the delivery of service excellence to our clients. You will be responsible for ensuring all warehouse operations run smoothly, leading the team on site in a safe, yet efficient manner, and ensuring compliance with Bunzl policies and procedures.


You will also be involved in the accurate picking of orders, on-time dispatch of orders and receiving goods, loading and unloading of trucks, and as a leader, be responsible for the motivation, engagement, performance, and retention of your team.


Our warehouse environment is fast-paced and full of variety each day. And the diversity of our products across the multiple sectors we support, all under one roof, means more diversity in your role. You will have exposure to all areas of the Warehousing and Logistics operations, support, and guidance from senior management and potentially the opportunity to grow to Warehouse Manager in the long term.




You’ll have that same entrepreneurial spirit that we live and breathe here at Bunzl, and the ability to motivate and bring out the best in your team as well. At Bunzl we all work together to support a common goal, so your strong teamwork skills will see you interacting with all areas of the business to deliver a great experience for our customers.

You have a positive attitude, and you’re a quick learner who can think on their feet, seeing challenges as opportunities, and are willing to get your hands dirty and help when needed. You have great attention to detail, an understanding of process, and a keen interest in embracing technology.


The essentials we are looking for are:


  • Experience in driving employee initiatives to create and promote a safe and healthy workplace by driving WHS site compliance including pro-actively demonstrating a high level of safety leadership behaviours
  • Minimum 3 years Team Leadership experience within a warehouse environment
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proven ability to lead, manage and operate to standard operating procedures
  • Excellent communicator – ability to communicate effectively with warehouse operators, managers as well as support staff and leadership teams
  • Experience with software-based Sales / Inventory programs
  • Previous experience in scheduling of outgoing freight and follow-up enquiries
  • An ability to lead people and schedule efficient workflow within a warehouse
  • Team player with a customer service excellence culture
  • Good problem-solving skills and an ability to identify continuous improvement opportunities
  • Valid LF/LO High Risk License
  • A valid Driver's Licence



Bunzl offers a broad and flexible range of benefits to our team including profit share scheme for eligible employees, exclusive motor vehicle and health insurance products, travel and accommodation discounts, study assistance, many wellbeing and community programs and access to discounted Bunzl products.



With an entrepreneurial spirit providing endless opportunities, we believe that together we can achieve anything. We believe that through diversity we build strength and stability, and that the safety and security of our employees is not negotiable. Through innovation we find solutions, with an entrepreneurial spirit providing endless opportunities, and we believe that together we can achieve anything. Investing in our local communities is the right thing to do, and here in APAC that investment is creating a sustainable environment for us and those who follow.



At Bunzl we believe that through diversity we build strength and support the principle of equality and diversity in employment. We oppose all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We believe that it is in the company’s best interests and those of all who work in it, to ensure that the human resources, talents and skills available throughout the community are considered when employment opportunities arise. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.


At Bunzl, we believe that when you join our team, your potential is endless. Because at Bunzl… We believe in you! If you like the sound of this, then we definitely want you on our team.


We are a Circle Back Platinum Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.


No Agencies please.