Dis-Chem Pharmacies: Packer

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  • Post published:Aug 27, 2021
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Dis-Chem Pharmacies require a Packer for their Cornubia Store. Maintain the efficient and accurate receiving and packing of stock in line with Dis-Chem standard operational procedures and requirements and customer needs within the Store

Minimum Requirements…


  • Grade 12 / Matric
  • Minimum of 6 months’ relevant retail receiving experience
  • Basic mathematics
  • Computer literate – MS Office
  • Willing and able to work retail hours

Job Specification…

  • Remove stock from supplier delivery vehicle
  • Verify that all products/items received are correctly allocated
  • Handle goods with care to minimise stock damage and personal injury
  • Sort and pack different products and articles onto their own pallets, to facilitate checking in of goods
  • Identity any discrepancies such as damaged, misplaced goods, wrong labels and report the issues accordingly
  • Work with the Receiving Clerk to sort stock, and assist with the checking process
  • Pack stock accurately and correctly into shelves or onto a pallet
  • Complete an administrative form and complete organisational formalities for damages/accidents that occurred while packing according to Dis-Chem SOPs



  • Knowledge of the distribution, logistics and supply chain environment
  • Strong command of the English language
  • Good reading comprehension
  • Attention to detail
  • Trustworthy and honest

Special conditions of employment:

  • Willing and able to work retail hours
  • Able and physically fit to lift and move heavy boxes, and ensure health and safety standards are adhered to
  • Reliable transport and/or reside in close proximity to the store
  • South African citizen
  • Clear credit and criminal records

Remuneration and benefits:

  • Market related salary
  • Medical aid
  • Provident fund
  • Staff account

Closing Date: 02 September 2021