Fixed Term Contract - Day Shift
We have several opportunities for experienced Warehouse Supervisors based in Leamington Spa who are comfortable working within a state of the art, high output diagnostics laboratory environment as part of the UK's NHS Test and Trace programme.
As well as playing a vital role in supporting society's return to a more normal way of life by helping to break the chains of COVID-19 transmission, you will also gain invaluable experience in a fast-paced and dynamic laboratory environment.
This represents a once in a lifetime opportunity to go above and beyond to support public health, while also improving your CV and gaining vital laboratory experience that will set you up for future success in the scientific field.
As well as a competitive rate of pay of £33,696 p/a (and an end of contract bonus), you'll receive comprehensive training on relevant lab procedures and equipment.
The bonus will be paid in two parts. 10% of your salary will be paid after 9 months and a further 10% after 18 months. For example, if your salary is £33,696, you will be paid a bonus of £2527.20 after 9 months and once more after 18 months.
This role will work on a shift pattern and will require full flexibility. Please be aware that you will be required to work one weekend day upon undertaking the daytime shift pattern.
We do also have alternative shift options available, as follows:
- Full-time Nights
- Part-time Nights
As a Warehouse Supervisor in one of our labs, you will be responsible for overseeing sample organisation, the flow of samples into the laboratory and leading their team to support the testing process.
Your main duties will include:
- Management of your team to ensure samples are received and organised efficiently
- Organisation of sample flow to the relevant workstation (Communicate with the relevant workstations for delivery/collection of samples)
- Ensuring your team work according to SOPs, H&S requirements and the laboratory's accreditation standard
In order to be successful in the role of Warehouse Supervisor, you'll need the following qualifications and skills:
- Ability to demonstrate the competencies required to undertake the duties associated with this level of post having acquired the necessary knowledge and skills in a similar role
- Good standard of general education GCSE maths or English (or equivalent)
- Management and supervision of staff in a team
- Ability to work productively within a team
- Understanding of relevant health and safety policies and procedures relative to the role
- Good attention to detail
- Good communication skills
You will also be joining a diverse and hugely welcoming team. Diversity at NHS Test and Trace is about reflecting the communities we serve, holding the principles of equality and inclusion at the heart of everything we do and all that we stand for, embracing differences, creating possibilities, and growing together. We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our purpose.
This is literally a once in a lifetime opportunity to join a team of highly skilled individuals, all focussed on delivering the best possible outcome.
Please be aware that BPSS (Baseline Personnel Security Standard) including a media check, is the required level of screening for all staff working at the Leamington Spa Laboratory.
If you're ready for a new challenge and want to be part of the team delivering this essential lab work, please apply today.
This job advertisement refers to an assignment with NHS Test and Trace. The Impellam Group is working in partnership with NHS Test and Trace so you will be employed on a fixed term employment basis with an Employing Agency within the Impellam Group and not directly employed by NHS Test and Trace. Employing Agencies belonging to the Impellam Group include SRG, Medacs, Lorien and Blue Arrow. Contractual employment terms and conditions will be set out by the Employing Agency.