Packer – Dis-Chem

Job description:

  • Dis-Chem Pharmacies require a Packer for their Walmer Park store. Maintain the efficient and accurate receiving and packing of stock in line with Dis-Chem standard operational procedures and requirements and customer needs within the Store

Job roles and responsibilities:

  • Remove stock from supplier delivery vehicle
  • Verify that all products/items received are correctly allocated
  • Handle goods with care to minimise stock damage and personal injury
  • Sort and pack different products and articles onto their own pallets, to facilitate checking in of goods
  • Identity any discrepancies such as damaged, misplaced goods, wrong labels and report the issues accordingly
  • Work with the Receiving Clerk to sort stock, and assist with the checking process
  • Pack stock accurately and correctly into shelves or onto a pallet
  • Complete an administrative form and complete organisational formalities for damages/accidents that occurred while packing according to Dis-Chem SOPs

Job requirements:

  • Grade 12
  • Minimum of 6 months’ relevant retail receiving experience
  • Basic mathematics
  • Computer literate – MS Office
  • Willing and able to work retail hours

Job skills and competencies:

  • Knowledge of the distribution, logistics and supply chain environment
  • Strong command of the English language
  • Good reading comprehension
  • Attention to detail
  • Trustworthy and honest

The following documentation may be required for the job application:

  • CV
  • Qualifications
  • Certified ID copy
  • Matric certificate
  • Academic records
  • Covering letter