A female Production Clerk checks incoming stock against the invoices for errors

Production Clerk

Production Clerks record and coordinate the flow of work and materials between departments, examine orders for goods, and prepare production schedules.

Overview

Production Clerks record and coordinate the flow of work and materials between departments, examine orders for goods, and prepare production schedules.

Day-to-day

  • examines orders and compiles data for production schedules
  • checks inventories and prepares delivery schedules
  • examines containers to ensure that they are filled, and records quantities
  • investigates and identifies supply sources and prepares and processes purchase orders
  • counts incoming stock and reconciles it with requisitions, and updates inventory and stock location records.

Occupation snapshot
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Not available
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Stable
Apprenticeships may be available

To become a Production Clerk

  • You can work as a Production Clerk without formal qualifications, however, a formal qualification in transport, logistics or warehousing operations may be useful. Vocational Education and Training (VET) and university are both common study pathways.

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