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What Is a Warehouse Handler and How to Become One

What Is a Warehouse Material Handler?

A warehouse handler moves materials or supplies in a warehouse or production facility. Their duties may include shelving, racking, or organizing material items, preparing supplies for transportation from the warehouse, and ensuring inventory levels are accurate. Qualifications for a job as a warehouse handler are a high school degree or GED certificate and on-the-job training. Other skills needed for this career are good physical fitness, the ability to lift heavy boxes, and the ability to listen and take direction.