1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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    STOREPERSONS receive, handle and despatch goods in stores and warehouses.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

    In Australia:

      AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

    In New Zealand:
      NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

    At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

    Tasks Include:

    • receiving incoming goods, checking for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices
    • unloading vehicles, opening packages and removing contents
    • operating computers to obtain details of location and quantity of items in stock
    • labelling goods with details of storage location
    • packing and weighing goods and sealing boxes
    • operating machines to lift, place and remove goods on high levels
    • operating specialised equipment, such as manually and electronically guided order pickers, and checking goods off picking list
    • assisting with regular stocktakes
    • may use materials handling equipment, such as hydraulic pallet lifters and hand trucks, to move goods

      741111 Storeperson


    Alternative Titles:
      Stores Assistant
      Warehouse Assistant

    Receives, handles and despatches goods in a store or warehouse.

    Skill Level: 4


      Chiller Hand
      Manufacturing Storeperson
      Operator Supply (Army)
      Order Picker/Assembler
      Stores Despatch Hand
      Stores Naval (Navy)

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