United Natural Foods Warehouse Worker-Packer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Warehouse Worker-Packer

Tracking Code

16820-935

Job Description

POSITION PURPOSE:

Responsible for general warehouse duties including consolidation, stack & wrap, salvage, reconditioning, etc.

This position supports our packing department. 1 opening Sunday-Thursday and 1 opening Monday-Friday.

EEO / VETERANS / DISABLED

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:

  • Inspects assigned jack for safety issues.

  • Communicates with loaders and loader foreman about which truck to unload next.

  • Unloads all returns and properly disperses and stores product in an organized manner.

  • Informs foreman or supervisor of any large quantity returns.

  • Logs and throws away any leaking returns.

  • Unloads all totes and freezer boxes and stores in the proper location.

  • Unloads all hand jacks and load bars and stores in the proper location.

  • Unloads and separates all empty pallets and stores in the pallet staging area.

  • Checks with supervisors or manager at the beginning of the shift to discuss any issues or changes in the daily procedure. Checks E-mail daily for schedule changes, additions, promos, etc.

  • Communicates daily staffing needs for the area to ensure timely selection, minimum out of stocks and on time area completion. Identifies areas in need of staffing and fills-in as needed.

  • Assists in the training of and monitoring of all staff to ensure accurate and efficient order selection, pallet building and replenishment.

  • Assists in the monitoring of daily productivity reports. Helps to coach or retrain employees whose averages are below standard.

  • Spends time training in other areas of the warehouse i.e. repack, cooler/freezer, load dock and invoicing for a more global understanding of all processes.

  • Perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location

Required Skills

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Certification:

  • High School Diploma/GED

Required Knowledge:

  • Understanding of Safety guidelines

  • Knowledge of applicable Warehouse Management System (WHS).

  • Strong knowledge of applicable Bakco functions and RF systems.

Experience Required:

  • Detail oriented, good organizational skills

  • Warehouse/Operations preferred but not required

  • System implementation experience is required.

Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to communicate with co-workers and supervisors.

  • Ability to operating powered equipment.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Ability to have good judgment. Must use good judgment in determining whether product should be salvaged or trashed.

  • Have an understanding of procedures in other areas of the warehouse for a more global understanding of all processes.

Job Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular