Stock in the right hands
The logistician receives all kinds of merchandise, including commodities, industrial products, pharmaceuticals and foodstuffs, letters, packages, furniture… The list is long and varied. Under the direction of his manager, the storeroom clerk/logistician prepares merchandise for client delivery in the following five ways: verification, warehousing, stocking, management and distribution.
The logistician works in a team both inside (storeroom) and outside (loading and unloading vehicles, delivering mail). He works with supervisors in the logistics sector, heavy goods drivers etc. The storeroom clerk wears protective clothing and footwear. His hours tend to be regular.
Skills required: team worker — self-starter and resourceful — methodical and organised — stamina — keen sense of responsibility