Charlie's Produce

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Warehouse Receiver (Day Shift)

Warehouse Receiver (Day Shift)

Job ID 
2018-1218
Job Locations 
US-OR-Portland
Posted Date 
3/16/2018
Category 
Warehouse

More information about this job

Overview

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Charlie’s Produce is a privately owned wholesale produce company. We are the largest privately owned produce wholesaler on the West Coast, with distribution centers in Seattle, Spokane, Portland, Anchorage and Los Angeles. The secret to our 35+ years of success in this industry is PEOPLE! We strive to hire the best and we reward them with a working environment that fosters loyalty, stability, innovation, and growth. Charlie’s provides a healthy employee stock ownership program, competitive Medical/Dental/Vision and Life Insurance plans. And our newest benefit offers Pre-Paid Fully Funded College Tuition to our employees and the dependent children of our employees!

Please note that due to the overwhelming number of candidates we receive on a daily basis, we do not accept phone calls or drop-by visits regarding application status.

Responsibilities

Title: Warehouse Receiver - Day Shift
Status: Full-time, hourly
Schedule: five days a week, possibly split days off. Days are approximately 8-10 hours long. Must be able to work weekends and most holidays

Job Summary: Receivers assist loading and receiving product, stocking items by hand or with material handling equipment, prepare and complete receiving paperwork and assist with inventory control. Must have sensory capabilities to avoid accidents as warehouse environment involves fast moving forklifts and power jack equipment.

Qualifications

  • At least 1-2 years or more of related experience or training in produce or perishables distribution. Please do not apply to this position unless you have this.
  • Regularly exposed to work near moving mechanical parts and extreme cold (non-weather).
  • Frequently exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather).
  • Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration.
  • Work in an environment with a loud noise level.
  • Regularly lift and/or moves up to 25 pounds; frequently lifts and/or moves up to 50 pounds; occasionally lifts and/or moves up to 75 pounds.
  • Vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • Regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle or feel.
  • Regularly required to walk; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.
  • Occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.
  • Ability to read/write/record data and perform simple mathematical calculations.
  • Must follow instructions, respond to management direction.
  • Reliable, consistently at work and on time.
  • Observes and follows proper safety procedures; willingness to report potentially unsafe conditions.

 

Benefits Package

  • Medical, vision and dental
  • Short term disability
  • 401(k) w/Fidelity
  • Free 20k life insurance policy
  • Free employee stock
  • 100% paid college tuition with American Public University
  • Vacation, sick and holiday pay
  • Employee appreciation events, Safety & Wellness Fair, Biggest Loser Challenge and so much more!

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