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Warehouse Selector

Company: Sherwood Food Distributors, LLC
Location: National City
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Job Description:

We encourage you to bring your talent and effort to Harvest Sherwood and contribute to our shared success, while having fun, serving our customers, and strengthening the local communities in which we operate. As the largest independent wholesale food distributor in the U.S., with 15 distribution centers from coast-to-coast, Harvest Sherwood is an essential business. We buy, sell and deliver fresh, high quality protein products and other foods to over 6,000 retail and foodservice customers. Key ResponsibilitiesSelect pallets, cases and/or bags of dry or frozen goods to fill customer orders from multi-level rack storage systems. Manually load items on pallets, move to the loading dock staging area with an electric pallet jack, shrink wrap and label items. Label and ready the order for shipment. Dispose of or replace empty pallets, cardboard packing, wood debris and strapping to proper receptacles or areas. Keep work area clean.Order selectors:

  • Operate powered or manual low-lift trucks in areas such as general warehouse, docks, cooler, freezers, and building exterior
  • Position the lifting platform and pick up the load
  • Make sure loads are stable and safe
  • Drive forwards and sometimes backwards to the staging or unloading area
  • Deposit the loads on the floor, or stack the goods in piles or on shelves (tiers)
  • Carry out daily pre-operational maintenance checks on the industrial vehicle
  • Remove shrink-wrap from pallet of goods and shrink wrap pallet of goods being shipped to customers
  • may fill in delivery forms and manually or electronically record the movement of goods
  • Clean work area using broom, hose, mop, and other cleaning equipment
    • Ensuring shop and warehouse are free from obstructions
    • Ensuring all lifts and trailers are properly secured and batteries are charged and operational before use
    • Performing a variety of secondary support tasks as requested by the Lead Person, Supervisor, or Manager
    • Attending and participating in all required and requested safety meetings and training sessions
    • Learning basic industrial vehicle operator maintenance skills Becoming familiar with First Aid and medical emergency techniquesQualifications and ExperienceTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function assigned satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
      • One (1) year experience working within refrigerated warehouse and/or distribution center
      • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to develop a collaborative team
      • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedures
      • Must have experience working electric pallet jack and forklift and list at least 80 pounds
      • Ability to function with minimal supervision and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
      • Ability to work various lengths of time in cold environments including the freezer
      • Strong written and verbal communication skills
      • Full-time and Part-time work available
        Harvest-Sherwood is committed to offering competitive benefits to our employees and their dependents, including paid vacation, health insurances, and a 401K plan! *We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. #CB

Keywords: Sherwood Food Distributors, LLC, National City , Warehouse Selector, Professions , National City, California

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