Location California - City of Industry / Los Angeles
Job Code 3653
# of openings 5
FreshPoint is North America’s largest exclusively owned produce distributor. We purchase unique and seasonal products that support local farms and growers. But we’re much more than just produce. At FreshPoint, we’re all about People. Passion. Produce! If you want an opportunity to join a company focused on healthy living, environmental stewardship, and growing not only produce but your career, then read on and find what’s waiting for you at FreshPoint.
FreshPoint has immediate job openings for dependable warehouse staff (Repacker). This position assures that produce of the highest quality is packed in appropriate containers at an acceptable productivity level.
Do you have what it takes to be a FreshPoint Repacker?
Our warehouse staff must be 18+ years of age
Our warehouse staff must have a High school diploma or General Education Development (GED) or equivalent
Basic reading and writing in English
1 year experience in a warehouse environment preferred
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
Make boxes for use in packing produce.
Adhere to GMP’s, SOP’s, PWM’s and general food safety guidelines.
Package fruits and vegetables in boxes, bags, and other containers, always using quality product.
Wrapping boxes of produce and placing UPC stickers on boxes.
Keep work area clean and neat at all times.
Perform other duties as requested by management.
Responsible for working until relieved by supervisor. This may require working overtime.
Good attendance and adherence to work schedule
Other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS : The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform the essential duties and responsibilities of this job.
Ability to perform work assignments at an acceptable productivity level.
Team player, self-motivated and able to work in a fast pace environment.
Ability to work independently and in teamwork atmosphere
Physical Requirements :
Lift and move cases (selecting product and placing on a pallet) ranging in weight from 10 lbs to 30 lbs continuously to and from heights ranging from floor to knee, waist, shoulder, and overhead. May require up to 50 lbs. infrequently
Stand for extended periods of time in excess of eight hours; frequent bending, stooping, reaching, pushing, pulling, squatting, turn body, and walking.
Use hands to sweep and pick up debris.
Handle and feel objects and/or equipment controls; reach with hands and arms.
Must have the ability to talk and hear; must be able to hear warning horns on moving machinery and equipment.
Specific vision abilities required to perform this job include close and distance vision, depth perception, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
Must exhibit a required level of endurance, energy, and strength to successfully perform position.
Must have the ability to work in a cold cooler environment (34-50 degrees) for periods of time in excess of 8 hours.
WORK ENVIRONMENT :
FreshPoint is more than just a place to work. Our passion for food and our customers has made us the industry leader. To remain at the top, we will continue to think bigger, work harder, and never give up. Are you ready to join us?
Take a look at some of our benefits:
Competitive wages plus productivity incentives
Comprehensive healthcare benefits package, with many coverage options
Generous retirement benefits
Employee discount programs
Discounts on company stock for associates interested in also being a shareholder
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
FreshPoint, a Sysco company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.