Receive, store, and issue supplies and equipment.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Storekeepers do?
Receives, stores, and issues supplies and equipment and compiles records of supply transactions aboard ship: Verifies that supplies received are listed on requisitions and invoices. Stores supplies and equipment in storerooms. Issues supplies. Inventories supplies and equipment at end of each voyage. Compiles report of expenditures. May be designated according to department worked in as Storekeeper, Deck; Storekeeper, Engineering; Storekeeper, Steward.
Should I be a Storekeeper?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
You can always be counted on to do a good job.
You pay close attention to all the little details.
Also known as:
Divisional Storekeeper, Sack Keeper, Stockkeeper, Stockroom Keeper, Store Hand, Storekeeper, Deck
How to become a Storekeeper
Storekeepers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job.
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