An Order Picker, or Picker Packer, is responsible for reading incoming orders and selecting the correct items from the warehouse shelves before staging them for delivery. Their duties include operating forklifts and other heavy machinery, updating inventory counts and counting out the appropriate number of goods to fulfill and order.
Order Picker Duties and Responsibilities
The following are the duties and responsibilities of an Order Picker:
Collecting order notes to fulfill deliveries
Picking out ordered items from storage shelves or rooms using barcodes, serial numbers, etc.
Securely shrink-wrapping items before placing them in envelopes or boxes
Operating handling equipment according to industrial safety regulations
Loading delivery vehicles
Updating stock inventory after each item is retrieved
Managing stock control, including item replenishment and storage
Performing general warehouse duties as necessary