AkzoNobel
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Warehouse Operator

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Job Description

Location: Lusaka, ZM

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose:

  • Ensure a safe warehouse work environment.
  • Ensure HSE standards are implemented, maintained.
  • Follow-up and deliver on the cost targets regarding warehousing activities.
  • Ensure process of AkzoNobel Inventory count process.
  • Being point of escalation in Logistics for warehousing issues related to internal and external warehouses.
  • Adherence to and compliance with all AkzoNobel guidelines and procedures.
  • Performing and controlling all activities relating to Finished product movements / logistics.
  • Active representation of Akzonobel’s interests.
  • Setting an example and communicating to corporate values and principles of the Akzonobel Group.
  • Contribution to maintaining the long-term competitiveness of the Akzonobel Group.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Responsible of HSE related topics in own warehouse.
  • Warehouse optimization.
  • Stock accuracy of full annual counts.
  • Forklifts and trucks within own department.
  • Continuous improvements, 5S & ALPS.
  • Work environment.
  • Ensure that FIFO (first in first out) rule is employed at all times.
  • Will ensure proper Labelling and Stacking of product into the shelves.
  • Will ensure and be responsible for high standard housekeeping in the Warehouse and the Warehouse yard.
  • Assist with all other Warehouse activities when required.
  • Waste management – Ensure that waste is controlled, stored and disposed of in a good and safe manner.
  • Forklift Driver – Will be required to use both the Counter-Balance and High reach Forklifts and ensure daily Checks are done and documented.
  • Will be responsible to book/receipt products into ACCPAC system.
  • Will receive finished goods from the Plant using the provided checklists and ensure correct receipts are done.
  • Will be responsible for ensuring all motorised daily checks are done and documented.
  • Will ensure Stock management is done efficiently at all times.

Experience:

  • Warehousing or logistics diploma / related certificates.
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in warehouse or production departments.
  • Good knowledge of English.
  • Good skills in planning and organizing.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Strong stock controls and adherence to procedures.
  • All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 22076

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