Reports to:Warehouse Supervisor; Operations Supervisor

Supervises:A worker designated by the employer required to utilise detailed relevant technical and/or trade related knowledge.

Main objectives:

Typical functions and responsibilities:

  • Select goods for customers according to written or telephoned requests.
  • Able to assist customers in a wholesale establishment or warehouse as required by employer.
  • Receive and unpack incoming goods.
  • Check the quantity and quality of goods coming in and going out.
  • Assemble and pack outgoing orders, and send out.
  • Check invoices and keep records up to date.
  • May drive a fork-lift or use a palette-jack to unload or move goods.
  • Ensure hazardous substances are documented and handled correctly.

Typical qualifications and experience:On the job training. Competence in computerised inventory management systems, hand and/or motor pallet movers and equipment. Possibly forklift capability and a hazardous substances training course. May need a National Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health (Workplace Safety).