741111 Storeperson

ANZSCO Occupation Code: 
741111
ANZSCO Occupation Name: 
Storeperson
Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List: 
No
Short-term Skilled Occupation List: 
No
494: 
No
LMT Protected Occupation: 
No
ANZSCO Occupation Description: 

741111 STOREPERSON

Alternative Titles:
Stores Assistant
Warehouse Assistant

Receives, handles and despatches goods in a store or warehouse.
Skill Level: 4
Specialisations:
Chiller Hand
Manufacturing Storeperson
Operator Supply (Army)
Order Picker/Assembler
Stores Despatch Hand
Stores Naval (Navy)

ANZSCO Skill Level: 
4

7411 Storepersons

ANZSCO Unit Group Code: 
7411
ANZSCO Unit Group Name: 
Storepersons
ANZSCO Unit Group Description: 

7411 STOREPERSONS

STOREPERSONS receive, handle and despatch goods in stores and warehouses.
Indicative Skill Level:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Tasks Include:

receiving incoming goods, checking for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices
unloading vehicles, opening packages and removing contents
operating computers to obtain details of location and quantity of items in stock
labelling goods with details of storage location
packing and weighing goods and sealing boxes
operating machines to lift, place and remove goods on high levels
operating specialised equipment, such as manually and electronically guided order pickers, and checking goods off picking list
assisting with regular stocktakes
may use materials handling equipment, such as hydraulic pallet lifters and hand trucks, to move goods

Avg. weekly earnings - males (May 2012): 
937.20
Avg. weekly earnings - females (May 2012): 
879.60
Avg. weekly earnings - persons (May 2012): 
926.60