Warehouse Associate

  • Miyoko's Kitchen
  • Petaluma, CA, USA
  • Jul 08, 2018
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Warehouse/Shipping Associate Job Description

Position:This position reports to and works under the direction of the Warehouse Supervisor or Warehouse Lead Associate. This is a part-time/seasonal position (with Wednesday as a required work day),and has the potential for more hours during the holiday season.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Supports all components of warehouse functions, including but not limited to:
  • Preparing and packaging all out-going shipments
  • building pallets; stacking and unstacking pallets
  • loading/unloading trucks.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Sort and store perishable goods in refrigerated rooms.
  • Assemble orders as directed and pull out products for assembly with minimal direction; packand ship orders; re-stock product inventory as needed.
  • Seal corrugated boxes with packing tape quickly and efficiently.
  • Assist with managing the inventory of packing materials.
  • Maintain, organize and keep a clean work area.
  • Support receiving, sorting, putting away and recording all shipments.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the Manager.
  • Attend all staff trainings and meetings as deemed necessary by the immediate supervisor.
  • Adhere to the company’s Code of Conduct and all other internal policies and procedures.

Essential Skills and Qualities:

  • Ability to read, write and speak English.
  • Must have basic math skills.
  • Must be organized.
  • Previous work experience in a food manufacturing and or warehouse environment preferred.Able to stand for long periods of time, and be able to lift at least 50 pounds consistently and comfortably.
  • Must be able to work for extended periods of time in cold temperatures (refrigerated units)with appropriate protective gear.
  • High attention to details; able to work quickly and accurately.
  • Be able to work flexible hours and be willing to adapt to changes in orders and tasks. Be reliable and dependable in attendance.
  • Multi task and manage multiple demands and priorities.