Barcelona City Council | Capital humàBarcelona City Council website

Home  > Job profiles

Get to know this occupation

Other denominations


The warehouse operator is the operative who carries out maintenance, storage and order forecast duties. With the advent of flexible production systems and, more specifically, Just In Time (producing according to demand) systems, the warehouse has become a dynamic and mechanised centre whose staff must be familiar with the new technologies employed. Reports to the Warehouse Manager.


  • Receive and unload materials, check quantities and supervise any damages.
  • Carry out unpacking and warehousing operations according to established procedures.
  • Make use of motor, horizontal and vertical maintenance components during warehousing.
  • Use IT systems to register and find stored products.
  • Use IT tools to carry out warehouse management operations.
  • Receive purchase order preparation requests, locate the relevant products and prepare them for shipment in accordance with established procedures.
  • Use IT systems to manage the control and register of shipment operations.
  • Receive and supervise refunds, process incidents or complaints regarding inadequately fulfilled orders.
  • Carry out physical inventory recount operations.
  • Implement maintenance and safety measures.

Quick access and copyright:

Centre per al desenvolupament professional Porta22

Barcelona Treball (Porta22)
Llacuna, 156-162, 08018 Barcelona

Monday to Friday from 9 to 18 h

Generalitat de Catalunya
Unió Europea FEDER
Unió Europea FSE