Vacancy: Warehouse Assistant / Driver (Durban)

Warehouse Assistant / Driver 
Durban

Applications in the form of an updated CV to be addressed to Talia Marr Via e-mail on [email protected] 
Closing Date: 03 October 2021 @ 17h00 

Warehouse Assistant / Driver Role Description

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the successful candidate will be based in Durban and will be responsible for the following within the sector: 

Key Responsibilities

 

  • Ensuring that a high standard of accuracy and neatness is achieved during the following processes: 

    • Picking 
    • Scanning 
    • Boxing 
    • Barcoding 
    • Shelving 
    • Merchandising 

  • Ensuring accuracy when allocating orders to the relevant department against the shipping method 
  • Perform stock takes 
  • Ensure a high level of Health and Safety within the warehouse 
  • Any other duties required upon request by your supervisor 
  • Serve as a backup driver and perform the following duties as required:
    • Deliver a wide variety of items to different addresses and through different routes 
    • Load, unload, prepare, inspect and operate a delivery vehicle 
    • Customer service and service quality orientated 
    • Collect payments 
    • Complete logs and reports 
    • Practice good time management 

Talia Marr
Recruitment Specialist

+27 (11) 265 3277

Requirements

 

  • Matric with mathematics is essential 
  • A tertiary qualification and/or diploma will be an advantage 
  • Valid Driver’s License 
  • Minimum of two (2) years’ work experience within a warehouse environment is preferred 
  • Previous logistics/warehouse work experience within an IT distribution environment will be an advantage 
  • Customer focused and delivering above average customer service 
  • Good administration skills 
  • Ability to carry through a task to completion
  • Service quality orientated
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Basic calculations (ability to work with numbers)
  • Good time management and well organized i.e. deadline driven, able to plan and prioritize a high workload 
  • Good computer literacy in MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Copes effortlessly within a high stress and pressurized environment 
  • Excellent communication, writing and people skills 
  • Willing to go the extra mile and succeed 
  • Technology driven 
  • Self-actualization (capacity to assert oneself) 
  • Motivation (ability to motivate others) 
  • Tact (courteous, diplomatic, respectful manner) 
  • Excellence orientation (set and achieve high standards & ongoing improvement) 
  • Feedback (provide positive, helpful & productive feedback) 
  • Liaison (establish effective personal contact / channel for Communication between parties) 
  • Written and verbal communication (convey information through written / verbal instruction) 
  • Decisiveness (ability to make decisions, render judgment, take action & apply corrective measures) 
  • Evaluating (ask questions, analyze, give attention to, and attend to detail) 

Personal Attributes

 

  • Positive individual 
  • High level of energy 
  • Self-confidence 
  • Self-driven 
  • A high level of perseverance 
  • Be patient, tolerant and diplomatic 
  • Well-groomed and highly presentable 
  • High attention to detail 
  • Problem solver 
  • Assertive and positive individual 
  • Ability to work as part of a team 

All applications in the form of a detailed CV must be forwarded to:

Talia Marr
+27 (11) 265 3277
[email protected]

By sending your CV to apply for the position, you give your consent for the information to be processed and you also acknowledge and understand the purpose for which your personal information is required and will be used for. 

The Company is under no obligation to fill this position and should you not have had any feedback within 2 weeks after the closing date, you may consider your application unsuccessful.