Warehouse Administrator

Administers and coordinates storage and distribution operations within an organisation.
Training time 6 months - 2 years
Average pay $62,479
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 6,100

What does a Warehouse Administrator do?

  • requisitioning supplies from stock and sending orders to production departments and other firms
  • confirming completion of orders and compliance with details specified, signing tally sheets and attaching to checked items
  • receiving and checking purchase requests against inventory records and stock on hand
  • examining orders and compiling data for production schedules
  • checking inventories and preparing delivery schedules
  • examining containers to ensure that they are filled, and recording quantities
  • investigating and identifying supply sources and preparing and processing purchase orders
  • providing price and other information about goods to prospective customers
  • counting incoming stock and reconciling it with requisitions, and updating inventory and stock location records

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations
TAFE
Certificate III in Warehousing Operations
Certificate IV in Stevedoring Operations