Produce Quality Control Specialist - Sundays - Thursday Daylight Hours

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Warehousing/Logistics



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This position works Sunday - Thursday daylight hours.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Perform daily inspections of all incoming fresh produce deliveries and the inspection of all fresh produce in inventory within our coolers. Make decision to reject or accept fresh produce at receiving and ensure appropriate processes are followed that are consistent with PACA laws when a rejection is necessary. Make decision to withdraw produce from inventory that does not meet the specifications set by US Foods. Work directly in conjunction with warehouse management to identify and address food safety concerns. Maintain records of inspections. Collaborate, when necessary with replenishment lead on dumps, damages and produce re-work decisions. Key metrics include: customer satisfaction by minimizing returns and customer retention. Complete daily dump and damage report and give to warehouse supervisor or inventory control. Other duties as assigned.

SUPERVISION

RELATIONSHIPS

Internal: Buyers, Warehouse management

External:

QUALIFICATIONS

Education/Training: High school diploma or GED required

Related Experience: Minimum 3 years produce or other perishable receiving and inspection experience required. Knowledge of USDA Grades and Standards required.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Must be able to operate electric pallet jack, Must work well without close supervision. Must have good oral and written communication skills.

Physical Requirements:

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO:

1. SIT

N/A

2. STAND

Frequent/Constant

3. WALK

Frequent/Constant

4. DRIVE

Occasionally(Forklifts)

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO LIFT:

1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary)

Occasionally

2. 10-20 lbs (Light)

Occasionally

3. 25-50 lbs (Medium)

Occasionally

4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy)

N/A

5. Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy)

N/A

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO CARRY:

1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary)

Occasionally

2. 10-20 lbs (Light)

Occasionally

3. 25-50 lbs (Medium)

Occasionally

4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy)

N/A

5. Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy)

N/A

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO:

1. Push/pull

Occasionally

2. Climb/balance

Occasionally - Item: In/Out Forklifts,

3. Stoop/squat

Occasionally

4. Kneel/bend

Occasionally

5. Bend

Occasionally

6. Reach above shoulder

Occasionally/Frequent

7. Grasp objects

Frequently - Type: Boxes, Spread Sheets, labels, Fork Lift Controls

8. Manipulate objects

Occasionally/Frequent

9. Twisting

Occasionally/Frequent

***EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status***


Associated topics: analyst, lead, leader, logistics management, manager, senior, warehouse, warehouse analyst, warehouse management, warehouse specialist

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