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.

What responsibilities are common for Warehouse Selector jobs?
  • 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
What are the typical qualifications for Warehouse Selector jobs?
  • 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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Career Opportunity
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Avg. Experience8+ years

Warehouse Selector Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹20,000 /month
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Warehouse Selector Career Path

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Years of Experience Distribution

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2 - 4
5 - 7
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Warehouse Selector Insights

Read what Warehouse Selector professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
Senior Order Management Specialist
3 Jun 2021

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

Order Fullfilment Associate
28 Sept 2021

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

C&S Wholesale GrocersC&S Wholesale Grocers
Order Puller
14 Feb 2022

“Well I like doing what I do and it was fun to experience as well.”

Smith & NephewSmith & Nephew
Domestic Order Management
8 Aug 2022

“I've see how people really care for each other and I've received great support.”

Order Puller
10 Aug 2021

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

Order Selector
8 Dec 2022

“Good pay which is higher than 21 for experienced pickers 27.61 is the base for experienced pickers”

Thruway FastenersThruway Fasteners
13 Mar 2023

“Upper management wants career type people while paying wages suited for a teenager working part time.”

Albertsons CompaniesAlbertsons Companies
Warehouse Order Selector
1 Aug 2022

“the pay for what they expect out of you is not worth the suffer at the end of the day.”

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Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of a Warehouse Selector

When working as a Warehouse Selector, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are English Language, Speaking, Adherence, Order Selection and Continuous Improvement.

The most similar professions to Warehouse Selector are:
  • Packer
  • Material Handler
  • Forklift Operator
  • Warehouse Worker

The most common qualifications to become a Warehouse Selector is a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.

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