Just got hired at a warehouse doing picker/packer. What job is that, what does it entail.?

I asked what specifically will i be doing but they were sort of vague about it. So what is a picker/packer

Asked By: Myesha - 10/7/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Picking stuff off of shelves or from bins and packing them into boxes or whatever other means they ship or distribute the product to their customer. This type of warehousing job can be physical when it comes to shipping receiving full case lots and such.
Answered By: Chris Black - 10/7/2010
Additional Answers (3)
I'm guessing you move boxes and and stuff.
Answered By: MasterCommander - 10/7/2010
I worked at a grocery warehouse some years ago and the jobs was physically demanding. It was so demanding that that particular company only hired people who were in their 20s and built like good athletes. In fact, I played high school basketball and the best basketball team I ever played on was during a pick-up game... More
Answered By: V for Vendetta - 10/7/2010
An example would be at a mail-order pharmacy, where customers will order several items from a vast inventory... More
Answered By: Graybeard - 10/7/2010
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