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Picker & Packer wanted immediately: APPLY HERE

Picker & Packer wanted immediately: APPLY HERE

This advert is open for application by external applicants.

Equity Statement: Preference will be given to suitably qualified Applicants who are members of the
designated groups in line with the Employment Equity Plan and Targets of the Organisation/Operating

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Alternative Application Methods: (Completed Curriculum Vitae to be submitted)

The closing date is 28.04.2023. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that HR has received the application before the closing date of the advertisement.

Note: if you have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing date of this advertisement please consider your application unsuccessful.

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Operating Division: Transnet Pipelines

Position Title: Picker & Packer

Employee Group: Permanent

Department: Supply Chain

Location: Ladysmith

Reporting To: Supervisor : Stores

Grade Level: K1

Reference Number: 40001461

Position Purpose:

# Maintain stock shelves and retrieve stock to fulfil orders

# Safe put-away to facilitate identification ad cycle counting

# Timeous fulfilment of picking and/or packing lists

# Performs cycle counting and stock counts in line with set procedures

# Clears production area by securing and moving finished pallets; moving empty pallets

# Keeps forklift operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs

# Maintains safe work environment by watching out for foot traffic; following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations

# Plans supply and material requirements by studying production schedule; scheduling deliveries to production area

Position outputs:

# Check picking and packing list for accuracy and conduct visual inspection of goods

# Ensure that issuing of materials is conducted accurately in a timeous manner

# Identify discrepancies between physical stock and picking list (e.g. quantity, location)

# Ensure accurate recording and reporting

# Loading and offloading of material, and deliver material to workshop

# Identify defective materials and report them

# Inspect containers and products to ensure packing specifications are met

# Mark and label containers and products for ease of identification

# Deliver material to production, and ensure a proper line-side presentation

# Follows all safety rules

# Utilisation of MHE (forklift, crane, etc) to pick/pack material and line-side deliveries

# Signs out equipment daily on the release form

Qualifications & Experience:

Minimum Requirements:

# Standard 10/Grade 12
# Literacy and Numeracy
# 6 Months experience in warehouse operations
# Appropriate MHE license


# Ability to read, write, count and communicate in English
# Physically fit
# Good vision
# Demonstrate adherence to all safety regulations
# Good eye/hand coordination
# Honesty and Integrity
# Accuracy and Numeracy
# Good Housekeeping skills. Apply Now