Stockers and Order Fillers:

Receive, store, and issue merchandise, materials, equipment, and other items from stockroom, warehouse, or storage yard to fill shelves, racks, tables, or customers' orders. May operate power equipment to fill orders. May mark prices on merchandise and set up sales displays.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $28,130.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 80,012
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 5.73 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Resource Management
Information Gathering
Following Directions
Critical Thinking
Written Communication
Oral Communication
Customer Service
Work Ethic
Technology and Tool Usage
Computer Fundamentals
Math Application

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Monitoring and Controlling Resources

Monitor inventories of products or materials
Maintain inventory records
Inventory items to be reordered or returned
Inventory stock to ensure adequate supplies
Manage inventories or supplies
Maintain parts or equipment inventory
Maintain inventory of office supplies
Manage inventories of organizational resources
Maintain product inventory
Manage allocation or utilization of material resources
Issue supplies, materials, or equipment
Order supplies, materials, or equipment
Collect deposits, payments, funding, or fees
Manage operational budgets
Purchase stocks of merchandise or supplies
Collect fares or payment from customers
Develop operational budgets
Maintain travel expense accounts
Manage program or project budgets
Acquire supplies or equipment

Handling and Moving Objects

Store items
Move goods in and out of inventory
Stock supplies or merchandise
Package goods for shipment or storage
Wrap products for preservation, protection, safety, and stability
Stock products or parts
Maintain inventories of materials, products, or goods
Assemble advertising and merchandise displays

Performing General Physical Activities

Stack containers, materials, or products
Move materials, equipment, or supplies
Load/Unload materials or equipment
Load/Unload containers, materials, or products
Load shipments, belongings, or materials
Move heavy objects in transportation or shipping environments
Carry equipment, luggage, or cases
Load/Unload passenger luggage or cargo
Clean building walls or flooring
Clean work areas

Documenting/Recording Information

Maintain customer and account records
Record shipping information
Maintain transportation records
Maintain shipping records
Maintain operational records, files, or reports
Record production data
Maintain sales records
Maintain driver log
Maintain record of expenses
Record sales or transactions data
Record details of deliveries or shipments
Store records or related materials
Document organizational or operational procedures
Prepare documentation for contracts, transactions, or regulatory compliance
Prepare records of customer charges

Performing Administrative Activities

Process orders for merchandise, supplies, or services
Process returned merchandise
Perform administrative or clerical duties such as typing, accepting orders, or sorting mail
Deliver items such as mail, messages, records, or files
Retrieve files or charts
Answer customer questions about goods or services
Rent items to customer
Answer questions from customers or the public
Execute sales transactions
Process individual, group, or organizational invoices
Process account invoices
Execute financial transactions other than sales
Distribute informational bulletins
Process customer bills or payments
Manage clerical or administrative activities
Take messages, notes, shorthand, and dictation
File documents, records, or related materials
Process credit transaction
Send information, materials or documentation

Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events

Attach identification information to products, items, or containers
Mark materials or objects for identification
Mark items for acceptance or rejection
Price merchandise ready for sale
Identify color or balance required in general design work
Select products or merchandise for display
Identify best product for customer's needs
Select design, display, or exhibit materials or props

Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards

Inspect shipments or cargo against shipping papers
Compare shipment contents to records
Receive shipments
Review records for accuracy and completeness
Verify completeness or accuracy of data
Verify accuracy of financial or transactional data
Proofread documents, records, or other files to ensure accuracy
Evaluate compliance of loaded cargo to regulations or specifications
Verify customer credit information
Detect discrepancies in records or reports

Getting Information

Read work orders to determine material or setup requirements
Review office, administrative, or clerical work orders
Review customer instructions
Review transportation, shipping, or material moving work orders
Review transportation related codes and specifications
Review maps to determine location or routes
Review navigation charts to determine routes
Review schedules to obtain cargo loading information
Review traffic routing or control plans
Interpret information from diagrams, blueprints, schematics, or technical drawings
Investigate customer complaints
Gather customer or product information to determine customer needs
Review switching or train orders
Review work orders or schedules to determine operations or procedures
Review arrival or departure schedules
Read operating, service, or repair manuals

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