Order Fillers, Wholesale and Retail Sales

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What do they do?

Fill customers' mail and telephone orders from stored merchandise in accordance with specifications on sales slips or order forms. Duties include computing prices of items, completing order receipts, keeping records of out-going orders, and requisitioning additional materials, supplies, and equipment.

Also known as:

Fulfillment Representative, Inventory Specialist, Order Filler, Order Picker, Order Puller, Packer, Parts Processor, Parts Technician, Picker/Puller, Puller

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Projected Growth Rate

Employment of Stock Clerks and Order Fillers is projected to show little or no change from 2018 to 2028.

★ You’re seeing projected growth rate for Stock Clerks and Order Fillers because we don’t have information for Order Fillers, Wholesale and Retail Sales.
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Projected Employment

No Data Available

Projected Employment Rankings For Virginia:

  • 1%

    Percent Change

    Ranks #27 in job growth rate
  • 7,410

    Annual Projected Job Openings

    Ranks #13 in net job growth
★ You’re seeing projected employment information for Stock Clerks and Order Fillers because we don’t have information for Order Fillers, Wholesale and Retail Sales.

Education Level

  • Doctorate or Professional Degree (0.4%)
  • Master's degree (1.6%)
  • Bachelor's degree (9.1%)
  • Associate's degree (8.2%)
  • Some college, no degree (25.4%)
  • High school diploma equivalent (42.4%)
  • Less than high school diploma (13%)

Percent of workers in this field

★ You’re seeing education information for Stock clerks and order fillers because we don’t have information for Order Fillers, Wholesale and Retail Sales. Please note the information may not be the same for both occupations.

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Knowledge

People in this career often know a lot about:

  • English Language - Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
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Abilities

People in this career often have talent in:

  • Near Vision - The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
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Activities: what you might do in a day

People in this career often do these activities:

  • Prepare documentation for contracts, transactions, or regulatory compliance.
  • Package objects for shipping.
  • Read work orders to determine material or setup requirements.
  • Load materials or equipment.
  • Record shipping information.
  • Calculate costs of goods or services.
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This page includes data from:

O*NET OnLine Career data: O*NET 24.3 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (“USDOL/ETA”). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA

Occupation statistics: USDOL U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics

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