Store Keeper

Store Clerk Godown Keeper


Minimum No entry barrier

Minimum 3 - 6 years of experience in relevant field

The tasks a Store Keeper is expected to perform include:

Receiving, storing and issuing various types of goods, tools, equipment, raw materials, etc., and maintaining record of each item

Checking incoming supplies against orders, bills or vouchers, identifying weighs or measures and examining various items to ensure correct supply

Affixing or tying identity slips to items giving code numbers or marks

Entering details of goods received in stock registers

Maintaining bin cards for each item indicating stock in hand

Ensuring proper storing and preservation of goods

Issuing stock on demand making necessary entries in registers and bin cards

Exercising physical check of stores periodically and tallying with stock registers

Rendering to superiors, periodical statements and reports showing position and condition of stocks

Supervising work of subordinates engaged in lifting goods

Skilled in marking goods with the specified code numbers

Skilled in maintaining record of all the goods kept in the store

Skilled in maintaining an inventory movement register

Ability to preserve the goods kept in the store and ensuring its safety

Knowledge of logistics and supply chain management

Not applicable



Physically fit



It is not a desk job

The candidate will supervise a team of Workers

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours
Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?
This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL), One Arm (OA) and those who have their Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards such as stress on eyes, joint pains, back pain, etc. if not taken care of

For freshers - INR 16,000 to INR 31,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Logistics Sector in India

The Indian Logistics market is poised to gather greater momentum with the emergence of India as a manufacturing hub and improving multimodal transportation infrastructure. India is seeing much growth in the manufacturing sector recently which is highly significant for the growth of the logistics sector. This trend is likely to gather momentum with the gradual revival of the global economy and India emerging as one of the earliest major economies to recover from downturn. Logistics companies are taking to expanding across geographical boundaries, a trend that is expected to gain much importance in the years to come. 3PL is anticipated to increase in future as collaborating efficiently and strengthening alliances are two factors, which are expected to look up in the logistics industry.

The transportation sector is evolving with multimodal transportation solutions being setup and the development of inter-modal transportation infrastructure facilities. Dedicated freight corridors by the railways and improvements in coastal shipping facilities along with the construction of massive state-of-the-art logistics parks at key distribution hubs are helping to meet the specialised warehousing needs of industries. The non-major ports are driving the traffic growth with the traffic at these ports growing at a very healthy rate. This strong growth is expected to continue, with the share of the non-major ports increasing further and jobs will certainly grow for Store Keepers

Factory stores

Storage houses

Warehousing companies

Cities and towns across India