Inwards Goods Assistant

This role is focused on contributing to the overall success of the business by maximising the efficiency of the Inwards Goods operation while also contributing and providing quality customer service.

This position is for a permanent minimum 40 hours per week Monday to Friday

This role is a physical, hands-on role in a busy area of the business. Accuracy, attention to detail, planning and organisation, as well as communication are all essential skills for this role. Previous experience in warehousing and/or inventory role would be advantage.


The primary purpose of this role is to:

  • Ensure all stock entering and leaving the store via inwards goods is processed in an accurate and timely manner

  • Maintaining a clean and orderly warehouse / back door environment

  • Coordinate the delivery, storage and receipt of materials, equipment, merchandise and supplies

  • Ensures goods are stored correctly to minimize health and safety risks

  • Drives efficiency in the IWG processes


To be successful in this role:

  • Must be physically fit and capable

  • No restrictions on lifting or handling

  • Ability to work on feet for several hours at a time

  • Intermediate computer knowledge

  • Forklift licence desirable or Must have Full Vehicle licence and able to sit Forklift licence

  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently 

  • Strong organisation skills

  • Excellent communication at all levels

  • Drive, enthusiasm and positive attitude


A full class 1 drivers’ licence is essential for this role and a forklift ‘F’ endorsement would be an advantage, but not necessary as training will be provided to obtain this.

So, if you want to work in a fun, dynamic work environment, as well as receive on-going training, uniform and great staff buying privileges, and if you think you can deliver on what we seek, please forward your CV and cover letter via this website.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: C70119IWGA

Location: Wellington, Porirua & Kapiti Coast , Mitre 10 Crofton Downs

Closing Date: Tuesday, 5 February 2019