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Storeperson

Handle products being received and dispatched by stores.

What's it like to be a Storeperson?

Storepersons handle products being received or dispatched by stores. They are responsible for receiving, handling and packing goods. A degree of physical fitness is generally required to work as a Storeperson, as it is a job that requires lifting and coordination.

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Tasks and duties

  • Unloading goods.
  • Receiving and scanning goods and checking against orders.
  • Inspecting for damage.
  • Moving goods around a store.
  • Stocking shelves.
  • Stacking bulky goods safely.
  • Picking goods from shelves and recording their movements.
  • Packing and sending orders to customers.
  • Data entry and paperwork.
  • Moving heavy pallets and goods using a forklift.
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How to become a Storeperson


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You don’t need any formal qualifications to work as a Storeperson, but there are courses that may provide you with helpful skills and knowledge. A forklift licence is commonly required.

  1. Consider completing a relevant vocational qualification, such as a Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations (Warehousing Operations) (TLI30321). This will prepare you for work in a warehouse environment.
  2. Gain relevant licences. Depending on your role, you may be required to hold a forklift licence and high risk work licence.

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How do Storepeople rate their role?
Average ratings calculated from 107 Storepeople surveyed on SEEK
Work-life balance
4.0
Job satisfaction
3.9
Career progression opportunities
3.2
Job security
3.6
Pay / Salary
3.3
Variety of work
3.6

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Storeperson jobs on SEEK
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Projected job growth

National increase over next 5 years
2.7%
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Latest Storeperson reviews

Latest reviews from 100 Storepeople surveyed on SEEK
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Jun 2021
I deal with lot of heavy products to pick, pack and stack. But that is the beauty of it, no day is the same!!!!
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Medium (20-199 employees)
Specialisation
Picking, packing & stacking
The good things
As a store person it is a fast pace environment, can be lonely at times, but you need to keep to your pace as well for your kpi's will go viral, you have to be precise and at the same time also be gen...
The challenges
It can be overwhelming when you get really big orders that will take you all day or just about all day, for you will end up with lots of pallets to pick, pack and stack, and that can be a challenge, a...
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May 2021
A role in logistics gives you an opportunity to learn about different departments
Reviewer's Qualification
Bachelor of Accounting
Experience
10+ years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Logistics
The good things
Get to learn a lot of things
The challenges
Challenging roles which can be very rewarding down the track
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