Storepersons receive, handle and dispatch goods coming into, or going out of, stores or warehouses.
Duties & Tasks
Storepersons may perform the following tasks:unload goods and check them against order formscatalogue or label items with storage detailsplace goods in bins and on racks, or stack bulky items on floorscomplete orders by selecting goods from shelves and checking them off appropriate listspackage and send out completed orders to customersmove heavy packages using forklift machineryobtain details of the location and quantity of items in stock, using visual display units or computersenter details of received delivery slips, requisitions and invoices into computerscount and record the number of items in store during stocktakeadvise supervisor about stock and re-ordering levelshelp keep the work area neat and tidy.
Storepersons may also work as shelf-stackers who fill up shelves in stores and supermarkets.par Storepersons may be required to lift or carry packages.
- enjoy practical work good eyesight (may be corrected) able to cope with the physical demands of the job good memory and organisational skills safety-conscious.