PEP: Distribution Team Leader

Company PEP
Reference # KRVDC – Team Leader
Published 23/11/2021
Location Kuilsrivier, Western Cape, South Africa

To monitor and drive the performance of the team so that operational plans and KPI’s of the DC are met whilst at the same time promoting the culture of Sikhula KunYe.

Job Functions Distribution,Supply Chain,Warehousing
Industries Distribution, Warehousing & Freight

Monitors headcount and provides input into daily labour requirements
Allocate work/tasks and targets to individuals: provides clear guidelines and drives performance
Resources (e.g. talkman/batteries) are available and in working order so that productivity targets can be met
Monitors and reports on picker productivity for each shift
Walks the line to ensure delivery on the operational plans (e.g. sufficient cartons are generated from the line; correct size cartons are used; unscanned cartons are kept to a minimum and picker accuracy is maintained)
Identifiers operational issues, takes action to resolve and informs different departments that may be impacted
Hourly production reports
Leads and motivates staff in alignment with Sikhula KunYe culture
Monitor and Escalates daily disciplinary issues e.g late comings, absenteeism, etc. to the Supervisor/Planning Manager
Ensures compliance with health and safety requirements
Manage housekeeping and health and safety in departments
Manage lost time in departments
Ad Hoc responsibilities as required
Deliver to ORE Standards


2 – 3 years’ experience within a DC environment
Knowledge of distribution techniques
Knowledge of Health and Safety regulations will be an advantage
Competencies: Leadership skills; Communication Skills; Planning, organizing and control; detail orientation; Problem Assessment; Stress tolerance and Confidence and decisiveness

Job Closing Date 29/11/2021