Volvo Group1,727 reviews – Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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
- 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.
- 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.
- Knowledge of safe working procedures in a manufacturing environment is essential.
- 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.