Shipping Associate

Production - Outbound Operations Long Island City, New York


Description

 

 

Recipe for Success- 

The primary responsibility of Shipping Loader Associate

 

  • Pick/Pack/Load in busy production area.
  • Transfer finished products and boxes from Shipping sorter to truck
  • Assigning employees to different belts/trucks within department to facilitate loading of the trucks
  • Scan labels on packages, load packaging machines with boats, and label packages with printed labels
  • Spot check packages emerging from machinery for correct labeling
  • Operates any equipment needed to perform job
  • Apply knowledge of processes involved, production methods, and products to the nuances of everyday operation
  • Assist in shut down procedures

 

Key ingredients –
Must embody and demonstrate company values and culture

 

  • Must be able to work a shift of 8 – 12 hours a day
  • Must be able to work both Saturday and Sunday
  • Must be flexible to work an overnight/early morning shift
  • Must be able to stand for majority of your shift
  • Must be able to perform twisting, turning and bending
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of fifty (50) lbs.
  • Must wear non-slip resistant shoes

 

Add dash of –

 

  • Ability to apply knowledge of processes involved, production methods, and products to the nuances of everyday operation
  • Ability to clearly communicate in English. Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus

WARNING: Our food is processed in a facility that does not contain people who are toxic, rude, disrespectful, arrogant, egotistical, self-promoting, inconsiderate, or mean-spirited.

 

 

About FreshDirect:

FreshDirect is a food tech company and the Northeast's leading online fresh food grocer, delivering directly to customers throughout seven states, including the New York City and Philadelphia metropolitan areas, and the greater D.C. metropolitan area. FreshDirect is committed to sourcing the freshest and best-tasting meat, fish, produce, and specialty items through direct relationships with suppliers, growers, and farmers. In 2016, FreshDirect expanded its portfolio in NYC with the launch of FoodKick, an on-demand business that caters to the needs of urban dwellers with a curated selection of fresh food, alcohol, and essentials—all delivered within an hour. Launched in 2002, FreshDirect is a privately held company headquartered in Long Island City, NY. For more information, visit www.freshdirect.com or www.foodkick.com

 

Our company aspires to be a valued corporate partner in all communities in which it serves, and works extensively with dozens of charitable and community partners.

 

Why choose FreshDirect?

We are an innovative Food Technology company offering an environment where you can grow a career and feed your future and have fun while doing it! Great people deserve great benefits and we go above and beyond!

 

Wait, there’s more! Check out our #workperks:

Working here is pretty much as cool as you’d imagine - lots of food, lots of energy, and a whole lot of happy hours.

  • Flexible and generous PTO plan
  • 20% discount on FreshDirect and FoodKick plus an employee at-cost food program (FD Market)
  • Thirsty Thursdays, book club, monthly birthday breakfasts, and other happy hours
  • Wellness programs like weekly meditation, yoga, and Zumba, and monthly manicures and massages
  • Monthly Lunch & Learns covering things like “The Very Best Cheese and Wine”
  • We have a 24-hour shuttle service that runs back and forth to the subway
  • We offer up to $5000 per hire as a referral bonus
  • Summer barbecues and annual company picnic for friends and family

 

Click to explore careers and life @ FreshDirect - https://tinyurl.com/Life-FreshDirect

 

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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 change.

As an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, FreshDirect does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age religion, creed, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Furthermore, FreshDirect will not discriminate against any applicant or employee because he or she is disabled, a disabled veteran, or a veteran of the Vietnam era, provided he or she is qualified and meets the requirements established by FreshDirect for the job