Warehousing

Job Description

Careers Ladder

Qualifications

To work as a Warehouse Worker in Australia you don’t need formal qualifications, as on-the-job training is usually provided. However, you can undertake study in the field.

Consider a Certificate III in Warehousing Operations (TLI31616)

Earn a forklift licence (TLILIC0003). The average course will take 4 days to complete, and there are no minimum entry requirements.

Warehouse Workers are often required to obtain a high risk work licence through Safe Work Australia.

For internal promotions, proven experience can be worth more than qualifications

Attributes

  • Approachable
  • Autonomous
  • Cooperative
  • Diligent
  • Easy going
  • Energetic
  • Flexible
  • Open-minded
  • Procedural

 

Key Skills

  • Forklift Licence
  • Packing
  • Stocking
  • Loading
  • Road Transportation
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • General Labor

Future Prospects

Career paths can include;

  • Supervisor 
  • Team leader 
  • Assistant Warehouse Manager
  • Senior Manager
  • Deputy General Manager