Parts Picker (Automotive)

Job description

Purpose: Parts Picker assists in warehouse arrangements for parts picking.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Receives the consignments, checks and counts the boxes.
  • Reports to the Warehouse In-charge or the Parts Manager for any excess or shortages.
  • Locates the received parts in the bins.
  • Creates new locations for newly created parts, taking into consideration the logical distribution of the shelves.
  • Groups similar parts numbers in the same locations, and informs the Warehouse In-charge for any change in order to correct the system.
  • Keeps the warehouse clean and informs the Warehouse In-charge for any defected parts.
  • Arranges the locations and bins in a way to gain as much space as he can.
  • Collects the picking slip, locates the appropriate part and delivers either to the Service Advisor or the Mechanics (In later stage).
  • Makes sure that no part is delivered without a picking slip.
  • Keeps an organized filing, picking slips and invoices.
  • Keep up to date with technical information and will inform his supervisor of any personal training requirements.


Qualifications : High School diploma, any other diploma is accepted.

Experience : One year experience within Spare Parts Operations.

Key Attributes : 

  • Ability to coordinate work assigned.
  • Knowledge of mechanical parts, catalogues, distributors and dealers.
  • Knowledge of inventory control and warehousing practices.
  • Knowledge of purchasing and requisitioning procedures.
  • Proficiency with required computer systems.
  • Ability to maintain records.
  • Ability to understand and execute oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Physical strength and agility sufficient to perform the work of this class.