Warehouse Job Descriptions

Warehouse Job Descriptions

What does a warehouse do?

A warehouse is a storage. It uses motorized equipment and hand tools to move manufactured goods from production areas, loading docks, and delivery vehicles. Warehouse house workers may use hand tools and forklifts. Warehouse work includes receiving and processing new shipments. Storing and distributing is organized. Larger warehouses use RFID to keep track of shipments. 

What are some warehouse job titles?

  • General Labor
  • Receiver
  • Loader
  • Forklift Operator
  • Material Handler
  • Shipping and Receiving Specialist
  • Warehouse Clerk

What is the warehouse job requirement?

Depending on the employer requirements vary however following are a common denominator for all employers.

  • Ability to meet the physical demand of the job such as lifting, pushing, pulling, etc.
  • Ability to follow all safety rules
  • Reliability to arrive on time and leave on time and complete assigned tasks in a given time.