Adelie Foods Ltd

  • West Drayton
Adelie Foods is the UK’s leading Food to Go business, supplying the UK retail and foodservice sectors with an unrivalled portfolio of consumer insight-led chilled food product. From its five manufacturing locations and seven distribution centres across the country, Adelie supplies a diverse range of retail and foodservice customers with over 3,000,000 fresh sandwiches and 250,000 salad packs every single week.







We are currently recruiting for a Warehouse Team Leader to be based in our distribution site in West Drayton.







As a Warehouse Team Leader you will be managing the picking operations in line with customer expectations whilst complying with Food Health & Safety Regulations and take overall responsibility for product and for peoples safety and the operational warehouse performance.







Key responsibilities




Working closely with the Supervisors and reporting all information for KPI reports
Ensure the excellence of the picking operations with regards to the provision of the picking service package and that specifically all products being correctly picked, labelled and dispatched in accordance with the laid down procedures and customers’ orders
Maintain an environment conducive to providing excellent internal and external customer service compliance with and to all products
Provide consistent direction to the Picking team through effective communication and performance management of the Team with in the warehouse
Provide a regular support to the Picking team with regards to the training and development needs
Responsibility for all Picking personnel; team building, motivation and training with in the warehouse
Monitor and maintain hygiene and health and safety along with people management requirements
Ensure that all staff adhere to the requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act, The Food Safety Act and any other current legislation.Challenge and act where appropriate
Daily Communication that needs to be shared between the pickers and different departments on a daily bases








The ideal candidate




Experience or working in a fast moving warehouse, multi-temp environment
High level of computer literacy – Microsoft Excel/Word/internet and Outlook
Ability to communicate at all levels
Flexible, supportive attitude, keen to run multiple tasks and hungry to taken on new challenges, ability to work in a fast paced environment
A strong people person, who can demonstrate consistent standards and behaviours within a multicultural environment whilst leading a team
Well presented and acts in a professional manner
Level 2 Food safety qualification
Level 2 Health and Safety qualification






This role is a full-time, working minimum 40 hours per week. The working days would be Sunday-Thursday, we have several shifts available, start time from 7.30am or 13.30pm..





In return for your time & hard work


Salary, £9.14 per hour
28 Days annual leave (including bank holidays)
Pension scheme
Life Assurance
Child Care Vouchers
Cycle to Work Scheme
Free parking on site
Free Lunch






Interested? Apply Now!



Adelie Foods confirms its commitment to equality of opportunity in all areas of its work. All individuals will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.