Logistics Storeman x 2

The main purpose of the job is to ensure that production material is offloaded, unpacked and distributed to the correct work station in due time for assembly; and to report any discrepancies or deviations.

Reporting: This position will report to the Logistics Manager

Job Objectives

  • To deliver Pre-Delivery (PDS) parts to the production line.
  • To maintain 5S housekeeping standards at all times.
  • To ensure that all parts are stored in the correct manner (stock preservation) and in the correct location (accuracy).
  • To ensure that all material handling equipment (e.g. forklifts, pallet jacks and electric stackers) are operated, stored, cleaned regularly and maintained correctly.
  • To ensure that empty Emballage is removed from the area of responsibility, and flat-packed in the correct manner for return to the Emballage Terminal.
  • To carry out stock counting activities as and when determined by operational requirements.
  • To adhere to safe working practices at all times and to report any incidents or near misses.
  • Other store keeping and material handling tasks that may be deemed necessary from time to time due to operational requirements.


  • Senior Certificate Grade 12 is essential.
  • English – good written and verbal skills are essential.

Job experience

  • Experience in a storekeeping position with proven track record is essential.
  • Experience as a Forklift Driver (with a valid license) would be an advantage but not a pre-requisite.

Job Knowledge

  • Knowledge of safe working procedures in a manufacturing environment is essential.

Key Competencies

  • Flexibility is essential – must be able to work overtime and irregular hours on short notice.
  • Self-motivated, proactive, honest, reliable and resilient are essential.
  • Ability to work without constant supervision is essential.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team is essential.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment is essential.
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail is essential.
  • Overhead crane license (with valid license) would be an advantage but not a prerequisite.
  • Computer Literate (MS Office and MS Excel) would be an advantage but not a prerequisite.
Volvo Group Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd is an affirmative action, equal employment opportunity employer.

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