Warehouse Picker/Packer Jobs Description and Duties

Warehouse picker packer job description
A Warehouse picker packer is responsible for storing goods in a warehouse in a safe manner.

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What is a Picker/Packer?

A Picker/Packer is based at a warehouse or distribution center (DC). Pickers/Packers are responsible for pulling and packing goods that enter and exit a warehouse. They prepare items for shipping by weighing, labeling, and packing goods into shipping containers. Employees in this role are also required to load and unload vehicles and Meet customer orders in a timely manner. The position requires maintaining a clean, sanitary, and safe work area.

Picker/Packer Duties:

  • Pulls and packs products based on customer orders.
  • Fulfills customer orders in a timely manner.
  • Keeps goods stored safely in an organised manner.
  • Checks products for any damages, reporting problems to management.
  • Operates various pieces of equipment (Loaders, Pallet Wrapper, Forklift, RF Scanners and Electrical Pallet Jacks).
  • Reports any mechanical problems on equipment.
  • Identify opportunities to improve processes.
  • Follows good safety practices and work safe practices.
  • Maintains a clean, safe, and sanitary work area.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Picker/Packer Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Computer literate.
  • Previous experience in a warehouse.
  • Good communication skills. Both written and verbal.
  • Understanding of warehouse safety regulations.
  • High level of accuracy.
  • Familiarity with hand-held scanning devices.
  • Physical strength and stamina.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent organisational skills.

Possible industries a Receiving Clerk can work in

Working as a picker/packer affords you the opportunity to gain entry into various industries. Getting a license to operate a forklift, will increase your chances of getting hired.

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