Express Employment Professionals SA – Midrand


A company based in Midrand has a vacancy for a Warehouse assistant

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Picking and packing of small items
  • Heavy lifting


Working hours: 8h00 – 18h00 (Monday to Friday)


Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Fluent  English
  • Picking/packing
  • Cold storage

Package & Remuneration

Salary: R 6000 – R 7500. Possible benefits after probation


  • loading and unloading goods from delivery vans or lorries
  • checking that the correct quantity and type of goods have been received
  • recording any damaged, missing or faulty goods
  • signing the delivery form, once satisfied that the goods are complete
  • moving the goods to the correct area in the warehouse, either manually or using mechanical handling equipment
  • labelling goods


  • allocating storage space to goods
  • relocating and re-stacking goods to make space for a new delivery
  • keeping records (often computerised) of goods, their location and quantity
  • re-ordering if stock levels fall too low


  • picking goods that have been ordered
  • keeping records of goods which have been picked
  • preparing despatch notes and labels
  • moving and stacking goods ready for delivery, either by hand or using machinery

Warehouse Worker job description: Job duties and responsibilities

Warehouse Worker job description should contain the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Welcome delivery trucks
  • Receive and track shipments
  • Embark merchandise in delivery trucks using appropriate tools
  • Accommodate and carefully handle fragile merchandise
  • Track and document exact shipment arrival and departure times
  • Tag and label merchandise
  • Label and stockpile merchandise according to size, shape, and type.
  • Box, wrap and pack merchandise in accordance with relevant procedures and standards
  • Prepare all orders for shipment
  • Record and manage all impaired or damaged merchandise items
  • Operate adequate merchandise management tools (for example, forklift)
  • Enter data in inventory and logistics software programs

Warehouse Worker job description: Job requirements and qualifications

Warehouse Worker job description should contain the following requirements and qualifications:

  • Great physical stamina and manual dexterity
  • Team player
  • Good organizational and time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Problem solver.