Astral Operations Ltd: Forklift Drivers

Forklift Drivers


Astral is a leading South African integrated poultry producer who has these positions available at the Cold Store at County Fair based in Epping

  • Efficient and effective stock control of receipt and transfer of stock (incoming and outgoing)
  • Accurate checking, scanning and receipt of stock with adherence to all receiving and stock control policies, requirements and procedures.
  • Planning co-ordination, and completing physical verifications of product/stacks(all checks) against picking slips and delivery notes
  • Conducting and logging of quality checks (product temperatures) on incoming and outgoing product
  • Conduct verification checks on the computerized stock system
  • Check all stacks and ensure compliance with company quality standards and stacking requirements
  • Logging all non-conforming pallets on delivery note and control documents
  • Commit and comply to the requirements of the 20 Keys continuous workplace improvement programme and any other company management systems.
  • Grade 12, (minimum Grade 10 essential)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in logistics, warehouse, cold storage, receiving and stock-handling environment
  • 3 years’ experience as a Forklift driver
  • Have a valid forklift driver license
  • Willingness to acquire Reach truck license
  • Basic computer skills
  • Must be numerate and literate (apply basic mathematics calculations)
  • Able to communicate well in both English and Afrikaans languages
  • Experience with using a hand-held scanner
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, honesty, self-driven, responsible and able to use own initiative