What does an Overnight Stocker do?
A Stock Clerk is commonly found in retail, department or grocery stores. A Stock Clerk will move merchandise from the warehouse or stockroom to store display shelves. They are generally in charge of overseeing and organizing stock. A Stock Clerk sees to it that accurate records are maintained of all stock within the store. Additionally, they commonly assist with updating and providing accurate records of inventory. A Stock Clerk works closely with management by creating reports and actively monitoring inventory while keeping precise records or goods stored and stocked.
A high school diploma or equivalent is generally preferred but not necessary for the position. A Stock Clerk is considered an entry-level profession. However, certain skills are essential in order to fulfill the role. An exceptional Stock Clerk will seek to provide excellent customer service, be proactive about the needs of customers and have exceptional organizational skills.
Overnight Stocker Salaries
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Overnight Stocker Insights
“Everyone is on the same pay scale ( minus management ) and raises are based on hours worked.”
“There is a ton of pressure to work quickly and I actually ended up injuring my leg because of it.”
“Nice People and you get to know most of them if you work with them.”
“It’s a good learning experience to get an idea for what you would be doing for better job opportunities”
“the money is some of the best in this city for a job with no experience required”
“Healthcare costs were EXORBITANT!!!! Could not afford on my measly pay.”
“The people I work with are great and I enjoy completing tasks to ensure the distributors get the best service on my end.”
“My responsibilities have helped me to learn a great deal and I’ve picked up numerous new skill sets along the way.”
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Frequently asked questions about the roles and responsibilities of an overnight stock
When working as an overnight stock, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are No High School, Excellent Customer Service, English Language, Effective Communication, and Dexterity.
- General Manager
- Store Manager
The most common qualifications to become an overnight stock include a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 years of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.