What does a Warehouse Selector do?

An order selector is responsible for selecting customer orders and fulfilling them as quickly and accurately as possible. Tasks include the selecting, staging, packaging and loading of customer orders to be delivered without damage or error. Warehouse equipment is also used to help achieve this goal. The typical job progression from an order selector is to a supervisory or managerial role following obtaining a bachelor's degree.

An order selector typically has a minimum educational requirement of a high school diploma or equivalent. As this position is physically demanding, the ideal candidate must be able to lift heavy weights and regularly operate equipment to select and fulfill customer orders efficiently. Excellent communication skills are a must to communicate with coworkers and supervisors accurately.

  • Receive and carry out directions as provided by a supervisor
  • Demonstrate accuracy of work at all times
  • Navigate warehouse equipment to ensure customer orders are collected
  • Package customer orders according to order requests
  • Review documentation and work following procedures laid out
  • Schedule work to be completed within set timeframes
  • Communicate with coworkers and supervisors to optimize work completion
  • Ensure company guidelines and policies are met at all times
  • Experience as an order selector in a warehouse is preferred
  • Fast learner with the willingness to improve
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Proven expertise in getting consumer orders correctly
  • Proficient in technology including Microsoft Office applications
  • Diligent and meticulous in ensuring accuracy
  • High work ethics to meet company policies and guidelines
  • Physical ability to perform heavy lifting of up to 100lbs
  • Must be able to stand for long hours at a time
EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
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Avg. Experience8+ years

Warehouse Selector Salaries

Average Base Pay

£28,180 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: £28K
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Warehouse Selector Career Path

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“I love the highly motivated and dynamic individuals supporting the largest search engine in our time.”

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“my position was seasonal and i was doing great but because of my manager she was just rude.”

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28 Sep 2021

“While the perks are great I’m not sure if it’s enough to tolerate the job.”

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“It’s great to create your own schedule and decide when and when you don’t want to work.”

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“The pay is good because they wouldn’t be able to get anyone to do what they’re asking otherwise.”

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“It is a good way to make decent money with no degree or specialized experience.”

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“The CEO is 'nice' in the way that he considered 'how to make friends & influence people' his personal bible.”

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15 Jan 2021

“Manager is understanding and compassionate and wants the best for me.”

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