Warehouse Assistant Interview Questions

Warehouse assistants track merchandise in and out, transfer and handle products safely and efficiently, and maintain stock records to manage the movement of a stock through a warehouse.

Warehouse Assistant interview questions:

  • What kind of experience do you have with hand tools and heavy machinery?
  • Are you a licensed forklift operator?
  • Instead of a pallet jack, why would you use a forklift?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of manually monitoring inventory?
  • Have you ever used a scanner?
  • Explain how to lift a large box.
  • How do you handle shipments that are “fragile”?
  • How do you prevent goods from being misplaced or damaged?
  • What is the best piece of feedback you’ve received from your boss?
  • What would you say to your boss or customer if there was a shipping delay?
  • What would you do if you needed to use a new method but no one was around to teach you how to use it?
  • Would you notify your manager or approach them first if you saw a colleague stealing from the warehouse?