Picker Packer - Part-time - FoodKick - Brooklyn Facility

Production - Outbound Operations Long Island City, New York


FoodKick powered by FreshDirect is currently seeking part-time general laborers in the New York City area.

The P/T Packing Pro will be responsible for the Picking and Packing of all product for our customer orders.

This position is for our Brooklyn facility located in Williamsburg by the G line.

Essential Functions: 

  • Processing (picking + scanning + packing)
  • Transfer finished products and raw material around the plant and warehouse.
  • Quality assurance of raw and finished materials
  • Safe Food Practices specific to department
  • Pick food products and pack in racks verifying items using UPC codes.
  • Stack processed food products in totes and boxes.
  • Scan labels on packages load totes and boxes and label packages with printed labels.
  • Apply knowledge of processes involved, production methods, and products for everyday operation
  • Spot check packages emerging from machinery for correct labeling.
  • Assist in shut down procedures.
  • Assist in housekeeping of the department
  • Operate equipment during order picking process
  • Move throughout the Fulfillment Center for the majority of the shift
  • Ensure that the cart is scanned into computer system at the end of the picking process
  • Maintain excellent safety, quality, cleanliness, and productivity standards within the distribution warehouse
  • Breakdown and stock production shelves
  • Pack products for customers for delivery

Supervision Received:

  • Receives clear, detailed, and specific instructions and consults with Operations Manager and Team Leader on all matters outside the scope of daily responsibilities/activities

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Ability to clearly communicate in English is a must. Bilingual (English/ Spanish) a plus
  • Experience working in a supermarket or warehouse a plus
  • Experience working in the food industry a plus
  • Must be able to work weekends (Saturday and Sunday)
  • Must be able to start overnight or early morning hours (start times vary by department)
  • Able to stand for long period of times
  • Ability to perform twisting, turning and bending
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 40lbs
  • Comfortable and able to work an 8-12hr shift (hours per day are based on business need)
  • Must be comfortable in warehouse/production environment
  • Must have experience working in a kitchen or supermarket and experience working with knives
  • Ability to meet production and accuracy standards in a fast-paced work environment. 
  • Basic reading and math skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Ability to work in climate from 32 to 38 degrees

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Ability to apply knowledge of processes involved, production methods, and products to the nuances of everyday operation

Physical requirements:

  • Able to stand and walk for long period of times
  • Ability to push, pull, squat, twist, kneel, reach, turn and bend
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 40lbs intermittently during a typical work shift
  • Comfortable and able to work a 8-12hr shift (hours per day are based on business need)
  • Must be able to stand for majority of your shift
  • Observance to established safety guidelines in conducting physical work activity duties
  • Ability to work in climate from 32 to 38 degrees

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the Team member(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of individuals in this position. Position Descriptions may be subject to change as the needs of the organization changes.

As EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYERS, FD, LLC and its affiliates do not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender (except where gender is a bonafide occupational qualification), disability, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, political affiliation, or any other factor protected by federal, state, or local law.