Warehouse Associate

  • Job Reference: 304203512-2
  • Date Posted: 11 June 2021
  • Employer: Sysco
  • Location: Edison, New Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, Human Resources, Manufacturing & Production, Public Transport, Quality Assurance & Control, Rail Transport, Road Transport, Safety & Compliance, Supervision & Coordination, Taxi & Personal Travel, Training, Education & Instruction, Transport Planning, Modelling & Design, Warehousing, Storage & Distribution
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Company:
US1150 Buckhead Meat New Jersey, Division of Buckhead Meat Co

Zip Code:
08837

Minimum Level of Education:
High School or Equivalent

Minimum Years of Experience:
0-1 Years

Employment Type:
Full Time

Travel Percentage:

*OPEN INTERVIEWS EVERY TUESDAY through FRIDAY.*

*From 10AM to 3PM!*

Address: Buckhead Meats of Northeast; 220 Raritan Ctr Pkwy; Edison, NJ 08837

BENEFITS

SIGN ON BONUS offered up to $1000.00!

Monday ? Friday schedules available

Competitive pay

Ongoing job skills training, leadership development training

Career growth opportunities ? we promote from within!

Paid vacation and holidays

Comprehensive healthcare benefits

Generous retirement benefits

Employee discount programs

Referral Bonus

Tuition Reimbursement

Safety programs

Service recognitions and employee rewards

Cross training opportunities

More benefits, too many to name

What are we doing to keep our employees safe with regards to COVID-19?

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

Personal protective equipment and masks provided

Temperature screenings

Social distancing guidelines in place

Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place

If you are eligible for Sysco benefits and starting work in the months of May and June 2021, you may enroll in a medical and prescription drug plan that will be effective on your date of hire. Regardless of your starts date, you may also enroll in additional benefits to be effective the first of the month following (or coincident with) with 60 days* of employment. Visit https://syscobenefits.com/to view additional information. Contribution amounts associated with Sysco's benefits will be addressed during your benefits enrollment process and eligibility questions may be directed to your site's human resources team..Exclusions/exceptions may apply, please discuss with your site's human resources team to determine whether or not you are eligible for date of hire medical and prescription drug enrollment.

JOB SUMMARY
Under general supervision, the associate will accurately and efficiently select products in the warehouse. Prepare products for shipping by stacking in an orderly and stable configuration, while maintaining a clean and safe work environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Read customer order from label screen and select product by slot and description.
* Assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets in the proper sequence.
* Attach labels on product.
* Properly operate an electric pallet jack (2-pallet length) to proceed to correct slot location, and transport product to dock area for staging.
* Handle products with the necessary care.
* Report any damage of merchandise, equipment or facility to a supervisor.
* Perform daily equipment checks.
* Assist in the clean-up of the facility and sign off on the daily cleaning area that the supervisor may assign.
* Sign in and out for all equipment when used.
* Use basic communication skills to understand work systems, instructions, etc.
* Adhere to all applicable GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice), personal hygiene, and SQF (Safe Quality Food) policies and procedures as described in the European Imports ? Sysco Food Safety Training Manual.
* Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education

High school education or equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired is required.

Experience

Six months of prior warehouse experience is preferred.

Professional Skills

Ability to handle up to 80 lbs.; 20 lbs. regularly is required.

Working Conditions

General working conditions ? an environment with temperatures, of 0, 35, 65 degrees and ambient temperatures.

Supervision Received:

General supervision is received from the day or night Assistant Warehouse Manager.

BENEFITS INFORMATION

You will be eligible for benefits effective the first of the month coinciding with or following 60 days of employment with the Company or in accordance with state law. Available benefits include health care benefits, retirement benefits, and paid days off, including sick leave and vacation.

Visit https://www.syscobenefits.com/to view additional information on benefits.

HOW WE PROTECT OUR ASSOCIATES

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

*
Personal protective equipment and masks provided

*
Temperature screenings

*
Social distancing guidelines in place

*
Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place

OVERVIEW:

Sysco is the global leader in foodservice distribution. With over 57,000 associates and a fleet of over 13,000 vehicles, Sysco operates approximately 326 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 625,000 customer locations.

We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We?re looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION STATEMENT:

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and consider 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.