Shelf Filler

Shelf Fillers work mostly in retail stores where they ensure that products are fully stocked on the shelves. The job also includes some cleaning and organising. In some cases, shelf fillers work the cash register and help customers locate what they are seeking.

Duties and tasks

  • Assisting customers to locate and buy goods
  • Ensuring that items with earliest use-by-dates are stocked in front
  • Pricing products in a store
  • Putting products on racks and/or stacking them
  • Traveling through stockrooms with trolleys

Skills required

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Fit and energetic
  • Multi-tasking skills
  • Organisation skills
  • Reliability & Responsibility

Working conditions

Shelf Fillers can work various hours including nights and weekends, however many shelf fillers work part-time. The job can be physically demanding as these individuals spend many hours on their feet and also are expected to lift heavy objects. There can be a lot of contact with the public.

Related jobs and job titles

  • Dispatch Clerk
  • Night Filler
  • Shelf Stacker
  • Shelf Stocker
  • Stores Assistant
  • Warehouse Assistant