Minimum ? 10th

Certified training for Loader/Loading and Unloading Operator (programme aligned to ASC/Q 6101 released by Automotive Skills Development Council)

Not applicable

The tasks a Loader/Loading and Unloading Operator is expected to perform include: Unloading the raw materials Disbursing the raw materials internally to various departments Loading the finished goods Co-ordinating with other team members in case of heavy goods Arranging the packing material for finished goods

Ability to maintain a valid driving license

Familiarity with the locations where the raw materials have to be unloaded

Knowledge of material handling equipment of the company

Basic knowledge of the product that is being handled

Physically fit

Not applicable

Positive attitude


Team player

Quick worker

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are/are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Working is 9 hours every day for 6 days a week

Shift system may or may not be involved for this profile

Overtime is common on high load days

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This is not a dangerous or hazardous job

One may develop occupational hazards like physical injury, accidents, back and neck pain, etc.

Health risks include exposure to dust and equipment noise

For daily wage workers -INR91 toINR250 per day

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Automotive Industry in India

The automotive industry is one of the fastest growing industries in India. The total sale of all types of vehicles in 2013-14 was 1, 84, 21, 538. With the sale of more vehicles there is more work in terms of repair and maintenance. Most people entering the automotive industry can expect steady work, resulting from this growth of sales. The sales are further projected to grow next year by new launches and falling fuel prices. Hence the demand for Loading and Unloading Operators will grow as the number of vehicles in operation increases.

The job of the Loader/Loading and Unloading Operator is reoccurring in nature. This is not industry-specific; opportunities can be found in other sectors also. This means there will be an increase in job opportunities for Loaders/Loading and Unloading Operators.

Service repair garages

Motor vehicle parts and dealers

Mechanical assembly plants

Transport and rental companies

Big organizations that maintain their own vehicles

Cities across India