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Warehouse Operator UAE

  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Job description

The Warehouse Operator/Picker plays a crucial role in the efficient functioning of a warehouse

facility. Their primary responsibility is to accurately pick, pack, and prepare orders for shipment,

ensuring that all items are correctly identified, counted, and packaged according to company

standards. This position demands attention to detail, organization, and the ability to work efficiently

in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Order Picking: Utilize picking lists, hand-held scanners, or other tools to locate and retrieve items

from designated locations within the warehouse. Ensure accuracy in selecting the correct items and

quantities for each order.

2. Packing: Carefully pack items into appropriate containers or boxes, taking care to cushion fragile

items and secure packages to prevent damage during transit. Verify that all necessary packing

materials are used and that packages are labeled correctly.

3. Quality Control: Conduct visual inspections of items to ensure they meet quality standards before

packing and shipping. Report any damaged or defective items to supervisors for further action.

4. Inventory Management: Assist in maintaining accurate inventory records by updating stock counts

as items are picked and packed. Communicate any discrepancies or shortages to supervisors


5. Safety Compliance: Adhere to all safety protocols and procedures, including proper handling of

equipment, wearing appropriate protective gear, and maintaining a clean and organized work area.

Report any safety hazards or incidents to supervisors immediately.

6. Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with other warehouse staff members to achieve daily

production targets and ensure timely order fulfillment. Communicate effectively with supervisors

and colleagues to coordinate tasks and resolve any issues that may arise.

7. Equipment Operation: Operate warehouse equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, and hand

trucks safely and efficiently, following manufacturer guidelines and company policies. Participate in

training sessions as needed to maintain proficiency in equipment operation.

8. Compliance: Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including those related to workplace

conduct, attendance, and performance expectations. Maintain confidentiality of sensitive

information related to company operations and customer orders.

Job requirements

- High school diploma or equivalent.

- Previous experience in a warehouse or fulfillment center preferred.

- Familiarity with warehouse operations and procedures, including order picking and packing


- Ability to operate warehouse equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, and hand trucks (certification

may be required).

- Strong attention to detail and accuracy in completing tasks.

- Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.

- Physical stamina and the ability to lift and move heavy objects repeatedly.

- Basic computer skills and proficiency in using inventory management software or handheld devices.

- Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays, as needed.

This job description outlines the typical duties and qualifications for a Warehouse Operator/Picker

role. However, specific responsibilities may vary depending on the employer's requirements and the

nature of the warehouse operation.