Storage, Dispatching and Delivery

Clearing & Forwarding Agent

A Clearing & Forwarding Agent can also be known as a Logistics Forwarder / Customs Clearer or Customs Broker. They can work in factories, warehouses, courier companies or companies that deal with import and/or exports.

Clearing & Forwarding Agent

A Clearing & Forwarding Agent can also be known as a Logistics Forwarder / Customs Clearer or Customs Broker. They can work in factories, warehouses, courier companies or companies that deal with import and/or exports.

Courier

Couriers collect and deliver documents and packages from companies and private residences. They usually use light delivery vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles and in some cases deliver on foot.

Dispatcher / Receiving Clerk

A Dispatch or Receiving Clerk usually works in a warehouse or in a distribution centre or even in a large retail store. This is usually a very busy, responsible job.

Forklift Operator

Forklift Operators are responsible for the load and unloading of trucks. Some Forklift Operators are also required to keep records of incoming and outgoing goods. The may also need to check that goods are not damaged on arrival. Forklift Operators need a licence to drive a forklift.

Picker Packer

A Picker Packer usually works in a warehouse or in a shipping company. It’s advisable to have at least a Grade 10 with mathematics or maths literacy. You should be able to read and write. If you work hard and show initiative and a positive attitude, this job could take you places. One day you may even be Warehouse Manager!

Store Person

A Store Person can also be called a Stock Controller. The main job of a Store Person is to manage the stock, from raw materials to finished product. The aim is of their job is to have enough stock to make or fill orders without having too much lying around.

Supply & Distribution Manager

A Supply and Distribution Manager usually works in a warehouse and is responsible for the planning, co-ordination, directing and controlling the supply of the goods which are made by the company.

Supply & Distribution Manager

A Supply and Distribution Manager usually works in a warehouse and is responsible for the planning, co-ordination, directing and controlling the supply of the goods which are made by the company.

Truck Driver

A Truck Driver is a person who drives a truck for a living. They move goods from one destination to another. Some drive short distances while others may drive longer distances between provinces or between countries.

Warehouse Manager

The main job of a Warehouse Manager is to manage the staff of a warehouse or storage facility. The Warehouse Manager makes sure that everyone is doing their work so the ‘flow’ of goods (in and out) is on time.