- Name: Simon Shenton
- Job role: Warehouse Manager
- Length of service: 17 Months
- Length of time in current role: 17 Months
What are the 3 Key Skills/attributes to do your role?
Organisation, forward planning and customer focus.
What are your hobbies and interest/interesting facts/hidden talents?
Bit of a baker (made my own wedding cake and I try to dance.
Can you tell us about your background/education?
Standard state school education. Previously worked in distribution for large supermarket chain (19 years).
What are your day to day responsibilities in your role?
Ensure staffing levels meet customer demands, oversee productivity and processes, investigate new cost-effective options to improve warehouse operations, maintain a safe working environment and support staff progression.
What made you join Routeco?
Good working atmosphere, friendly colleagues and lots of progression opportunities.
What do you enjoy the most about working at Routeco?
Knowledgeable, dedicated team of people who support each other.
What tips or advice do you have for future Routeco candidates?
Don’t hesitate. If you are prepared to work hard your efforts will be recognised and opportunities will come your way.
What is your career highlight?
At Routeco, being accepted onto the Talent Development Program.