An Order Picker is an individual who will work in a company’s warehouse or shipping facility. They will have an expert understanding of the workplace’s layout and organisation, allowing them to quickly navigate it and find the stock. They will receive tickets or information containing what needs to be picked and packed and will follow this perfectly.
Essential parts of an Order Picker’s job description:
- Order Pickers will have exceptional attention to detail, allowing them to quickly check which size, shape, or colour of an item is needed before picking it.
- Order Pickers will work closely with Warehouse Associates and Delivery Drivers to ensure the orders are correctly loaded and shipped to their location.
- Most of the time, Order Pickers will work to targets, aiming to pick and pack a certain amount of orders a day.
- Typical employers include E-Commerce businesses, fashion businesses, and wholesale retailers.