Warehouse Assistant/Casual
Molendinar, Gold Coast

Gym and Fitness together with Australian Fitness Supplies, are looking for an amazing Warehouse Assistant/Casual to join our Warehouse Team working from Molendinar, Gold Coast. If you are looking for an opportunity to invest in an awesome team and have opportunities to grow and develop, keep on reading!

WHO ARE WE?

Gym and Fitness is one of Australia's largest fitness equipment eCommerce retailers, forming the retail arm of Australian Fitness Supplies. We have a team of 50 superstars and an awesome, driven and fun culture. Being suitable for the role is only half the challenge; we also need someone who will be a great cultural fit and share the same values! Here at GAF & AFS, we live and breathe our core values and purpose, and believe in investing in our team and culture.

What you’ll do

As a Warehouse Assistant / Casual, you will be required to ensure warehouse efficiency by:

    • Keeping the warehouse well organised and maintaining stock levels.
    • Pick & double check orders efficiently.
    • Complete tasks from the management team.
    • Report inventory and safety issues.
    • Reduce costs involved with outbound freight (CBM vs Dead Weight)
    • Ensure accurate and timely picking and packing of all Picking Tickets.
    • OHS Compliance adherence and reporting of any potential risks/hazards immediately to management.
    • Reduce costs involved with outbound freight (CBM vs Dead Weight)
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  • responsibilities

    • Able to communicate clearly and directly to ensure accurate data and information is given
    • Ensure work is completed in a timely and accurate manner from start to finish.
    • Perform warehousing duties including moving and shelving stock.
    • Assembly and disassembly of pallet racking as required
    • Manage the waste area to ensure bins and pallets do not infringe on space or impact the safety of the car park/storage area(s).
    • Receipt and dispatch stock and ensure inventory is accurate
    • Double checking of orders before dispatch
    • Assisting customers for equipment pickups.
    • Maintain personal forklift.
    • Maintain safety and cleanliness of allocated aisles as well as the whole warehouse.
    • Ensure the warehouse is secured and closed correctly.
    • Ensure no stock is left outside at night time
    • Ensure pallets are to be kept away from the building in allocated areas
    • Unloading and loading of stock out/in trucks & containers and performing stock counts
    • Assist shipping and receiving unloading trucks and checking in merchandise.
    • Prepares orders by processing requests and supply orders, pulling SKU’s, packing boxes, placing orders in the correct area for dispatch.
    • Sort and place materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to organizational standards.
    • Assist in reducing waste of products and utensils
    • May also assist in the counting of physical inventory and relaying to management.
    • Prepare parcels for overseas deliveries.
    • Maintain a safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, pallet area, and workstations neat. Sweep, dust, and mop (if necessary). Organise warehouse and work area for orderliness at all times.
    • Wear the proper safety equipment (PPE)
    • Maintain process for receiving returns, purchase orders, and transfer orders.
    • Follow all warehouse policies and procedures provided in your onboarding and at request from your supervisor found in Jostle.
    • Comply with all company procedures and policies including Work Health and Safety standards.
    • Pro-actively contribute to the ongoing development of company processes and policies
    • Report any theft or inventory concerns
    • Other duties as required

What you’ll need

    • Forklift Licence and Ability to operate high reach forklift.
    • Previous experience and an interest in the fitness industry.
    • Sound organisation and time management skills
    • Ability to work both individually and as part of a team.
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Ability to manage relationships and expectations on various levels
    • Excellent interpersonal skills (approachable, positive, motivated, go-getter attitude)
    • Appreciation and an interest in providing exceptional customer service.
    • Ability to multitask and prioritise
    • Sound computing skills, including Word, Excel, Gmail, Google Suite, Skype, Netsuite.
    • Sound reading and clear writing skills
    • Clear understanding on CBM vs Dead weight and able to demonstrate consistently
    • Warehouse packs order based on defined rules (eg carton vs pallet, what is "Safe" height, weight etc), with a key outcome being to minimise chargeable weight (cbm vs dead)

WHO WE'RE LOOKING FOR

We are looking for a candidate who is creative, innovative, and able to easily adapt to rapid changes in an ever-changing industry. You will be outgoing and communicative by nature, able to build strong relationships with customers and influencers bringing a genuine customer service mentality as you engage with them. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a collaborative environment, thrive in creative problem solving, and have a real passion for written and visual communication. In return, you’ll enjoy a role that has a real ability to make an impact, where your ideas and thoughts are not only welcomed, they are encouraged!

A QUICK NOTE

Slackers and sliders do not fit the mould at GAF or AFS. Please bring your bag full of energy, enthusiasm, and undeniably tough work ethic with you if you want to apply! A good sense of humor is a must and you will need to bring your smile daily! We are too busy having fun and hustling hard to get caught up in office politics and internal mind games.