Transport incoming freight to inventory from staging areas for
storage in the appropriate slots, on the multi-level racks in the
assigned warehouse area and replenish / re-stock pick slots in a
timely manner ensuring all safety, Good Manufacturing Practices
(GMP) and quality standards are met and to maintain the efficient
flow of the production process. Functions as a team member within
the department and organization, as required, and perform any duty
assigned to best serve the company.
Follow all preferred work methods, safety policies and
procedures per company guidelines. Ensure work area is safe and
report any unsafe conditions and/or acts immediately. Review work
schedule, perform safety check on equipment, obtain supplies
required to perform the work and prepare for operations. Put on all
required Personal Protective Equipment and Safety Gear.
Meet required productivity and accuracy standards per location
and company guidelines. Work from receiving sheets, computer
print-out, established procedures and practices, written and /or
Locate and perform count check of incoming freight in the
staging area and transport to freezer with forklift / pallet jack.
Inspect items for damage, perform temperature and quality checks
and take appropriate action as needed.
Locate proper slot on storage racks, set pallets in place with
forklift or hand stack items, enter product data and location into
RF unit. Replenish pick slots with outgoing stock items according
to next day's work orders.
Rotate date-sensitive stock to the front of the rack and / or
remove out dated out of date inventory according to company
policy.Disperse over-stocked items to available slots for temporary
Remove empty pallets, cardboard packing, and strapping to the
proper area or receptacles. Inspect empty pallets for damage, stack
and move pallets with pallet jack or forklift to the proper storage
Perform general housekeeping duties in work area as needed.
Remove batteries requiring recharging, replace with charged
batteries and complete vehicle inspection checklist. At the end of
the shift secure all equipment and complete all necessary
Performs other related duties as assigned.
1-2 years of warehouse and/or distribution work experience
Foodservice distribution or related industry experience
Pallet jack and/or forklift certified
Preferred Professional Certification(s):
OSHA Forklift operator certificate
High School Diploma/GED or Equivalent Experience
6 - 12 months of warehouse and/or distribution work
Must be able to work the scheduled, assigned times and required
overtime for the position
Able to stand, walk, reach and lift repeatedly throughout
Able to lift and stack product between 10-35 pounds and up to 80
pounds occasionally throughout shift
Able to work in multi-temperature environments, i.e. cooler,
freezer and dry
Pass pre-employment drug test