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Warehouse Worker

We are looking for a warehouse worker to help us organize our warehouse to help with organizing orders, ensuring items are packed and dispatched in a timely manner. You will be required to process the warehouse products and collaborate with coworkers. You are responsible for doing your part in ensuring the warehouse is functioning efficiently.


Logistics Industry

This field concerns itself with the management of operations from origin to consumption to meet the requirements of customers, clients, and corporations.


What to expect from the role

  • Hands-on experience with taking stock of all items, labeling products, organizing products correctly for delivery.
  • Learning how to organize and multitask on the job.
  • Learn on the job regarding the best practices in the industry.
  • Exposure to the logistics industry.


Responsibilities

  • Organize orders for pickup and delivery.
  • Ensure items are packed and labeled ready for loading and shipping.
  • Process warehouse stock products.
  • Maintain an inventory and regularly update it.
  • Ensure the inventory is controlled and maintained with high quality for the purpose of audits.
  • Collaborate with co-workers, supervisors, and personnel for a smooth workflow.
  • Inspect warehouse and report any issue to the supervisors.
  • Maintain and operate warehouse machinery and equipment for tasks.
  • Adhere to all safety procedures and regulations.
  • Clean the warehouse and keep it hygienic.
  • Keep the company quality policies in mind while working.
  • Stay up to date and follow best practices.


Requirements

  • High school graduate.
  • Good physical endurance and stamina.
  • Well versed with basic computer systems, inventory software, and systems.
  • License to operate a forklift.
  • Ability to operate heavy duty warehouse machinery.
  • Up to date with best warehouse practices and procedures.
  • Excellent organisational, time management and multitasking skills.


Average Salary

On average $31,451 per annum

On average $14 per hour.

Source - salary.com

Career Path

Warehouse Worker is an entry-level job. It is the role responsible for ensuring items are packed and labeled ready for loading and shipping. It involves tasks like organize orders for pickup and delivery. A minimum requirement for this job role is high school qualification and a valid forklift driver’s license.


Career Progression

With appropriate experience in this job role, you can advance to other related job roles as well:

  • Forklift Operator
  • Warehouse Auditor
  • Warehouse Supervisor
  • Stocker


Sample Questions

Personal
  • Why did you choose a job in a warehouse?

  • Why do you think logistics and warehouse care is necessary?

  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Human Resources
  • How long do you wish to work, if hired?

  • Would you be okay with working overtime?

  • What makes you think you’d be a good fit with our company culture?

Management
  • What do you do when a shipment is late and delivery date as promised cannot be met?

  • How would you prioritize work if you had multiple tasks to complete?

  • How would you rate your organizational and time management skills?

Technical skills and knowledge
  • How familiar are you with inventory software?

  • What is your experience with labeling, pricing and stocking merchandise?

  • What is the best way to collaborate with supervisors?