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Site Manager

Date: Jan 14, 2021

Location: Barnsley, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently

Here’s the opportunity you’ve been patiently waiting for. Curious? This could be the springboard that you’ve been craving – time to shine?

Do you feel you’re good at your job but there’s a lot more in the tank to offer? I bet you feel like given the opportunity you have that ability to flourish under the right guidance? Are you an experienced warehouse leader looking to lead a fast-paced operation to help nurture your career? Answering yes to the questions? Read on, our glass manufacturing operation in Barnsley, for our customer Ardagh Glass, is looking for a Site Manager – let us tell you a bit more!

Pay, benefits and more:

We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £46,000 per annum. In addition, we offer the chance to buy additional holidays as well as a private healthcare and a dental scheme. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other benefits.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • You will lead our busy Ardagh glass manufacturing/warehouse operation in Barnsley. This key position will play a pivotal role in all aspects of the site
  • Day-to-day you will oversee all warehousing activity on the site’s operations, ensuring a strong focus on productivity, compliance and cost reduction initiatives, as well as daily communication with our customer, keeping them updated on the operations
  • We’ll need you to act as the escalation point for any operational issues, making sure that these are dealt with promptly and efficiently to avoid any service disruption
  • You will lead, manage and inspire an operational team, carrying out regular development reviews and nurturing upcoming talent – we want everyone to be on a journey of continuous improvement

What you need to succeed at XPO:

  • Great communication skills, you’ll be cooperating with key internal and external stakeholders – we want to inspire collaborative working, we have a great team!
  • Previous experience of the ability to effectively lead, mentor and deliver clear direction to a diverse operational team – collaborative working is a big thing for us
  • If you can demonstrate previous experience of assisting with continuous improvement, we’d love to hear from you

    Be part of something big.


XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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