Delivery and storage

  • Airport baggage handler

    Airline baggage handler, cargo handler, ramp hand

    Airport baggage handlers load and unload luggage and cargo from aircraft.

  • Builders' merchant

    Builders' merchants sell building and do-it-yourself products and materials to the building trade and the public.

  • Courier

    Parcel delivery driver

    Couriers collect packages, documents and messages, and deliver them to customers.

  • Delivery van driver

    Van driver, multi-drop driver

    Delivery van drivers collect parcels from a depot and deliver them to customers.

  • Food packaging operative

    Food packaging operatives work on production lines to put food and drink products into containers, cans or packets.

  • Forklift driver

    Forklift operator, forklift truck driver

    Forklift drivers load and unload goods in warehouses, ports and airports.

  • Import-export clerk

    Shipping agent, freight forwarder, import-export agent

    Import-export clerks ship goods to and from the UK by road, rail, air and sea.

  • Large goods vehicle driver

    LGV driver, HGV driver, lorry driver

    Large goods vehicle (LGV) and heavy goods vehicle (HGV) lorry drivers transport and deliver goods between suppliers and customers.

  • Motor vehicle parts person

    Service adviser

    Motor vehicle parts persons supply individuals, dealerships and garages with spare parts.

  • Order picker

    Order assembler, warehouse assistant

    Order pickers select all the things on a customer's order and send them to be packed and dispatched.

  • Packer

    Order packer, packaging operative

    Packers work in factories and warehouses, putting products into containers like boxes and crates for delivery.

  • Port operative

    Stevedore, port worker, passenger operations worker

    Port operatives work with cargo, passengers and marine craft in ports and harbours.

  • Postperson

    Postal delivery worker

    A postperson collects, sorts and delivers letters and packages to homes and businesses.

  • Removals worker

    Removals porter

    Removals workers move household and office furniture and other items from one location to another.

  • Road transport manager

    Road transport managers make sure goods and passengers reach their destinations safely, on time and in the most cost-effective way.

  • Shelf filler

    Stock assistant, shelf stacker, customer assistant

    Shelf fillers put stock out on supermarket shelves and in display cabinets. They also remove out of date items and help customers.

  • Stock control assistant

    Stores assistant, stock supervisor, supply chain assistant

    Stock control assistants keep track of stock levels and make sure there are enough supplies to meet customer demand.

  • Supply chain manager

    Supply chain managers organise the movement of goods and materials from suppliers and manufacturers to customers.

  • Tanker driver

    Tanker drivers transport bulk materials and liquids by road.

  • Warehouse manager

    Warehouse managers plan and co-ordinate warehouse operations at distribution depots, retail superstores and manufacturing plants.

  • Warehouse worker

    Warehouse operative, warehouse picker

    Warehouse workers take delivery of goods and pack orders for dispatch.

  • Yard person

    Yard operative

    Yard people load and unload deliveries and re-order stocks at factory warehouses, building suppliers and retail distribution companies.