Fulfillment Associate
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We are look­ing for a part-time Ful­fill­ment Asso­ciate to join our ful­fill­ment team in our ware­house and get our orders packed up quick­ly and accu­rate­ly. This is an evening posi­tion and asso­ciates are respon­si­ble for ensur­ing that each prod­uct sent out meets Local Foods stan­dards of qual­i­ty.

About YOU:

You are high­ly adapt­able and con­tribute to the suc­cess of the team through effec­tive com­mu­ni­ca­tion. You pos­sess a high atten­tion to detail and integri­ty. And you are ener­getic and self moti­vat­ed.

Duties and respon­si­bil­i­ties

  • This posi­tion is in the evenings (aver­age start time at 5pm) and will be 3+ days a week Sun­day-Fri­days.
  • Ensure that the mis­sion and core val­ues of the com­pa­ny are put into prac­tice
  • Use clear, direct, and respect­ful com­mu­ni­ca­tion at all times
  • Main­tain a safe, orga­nized, and clean work space
  • Must have strong atten­tion to detail with the abil­i­ty to mul­ti-task
  • Visu­al­ly check prod­uct qual­i­ty and fresh­ness
  • Fill orders for deliv­ery or pick-up
  • Main­tain the prop­er han­dling and knowl­edge of pro­duce, pro­teins, and dairy to ensure the deliv­ery of the high­est qual­i­ty
  • Assist Receiv­ing and Inven­to­ry as need­ed with (but not lim­it­ed to) eval­u­a­tion, resolv­ing, and main­tain­ing the high­est of qual­i­ty con­trol, report­ing accu­rate cooler/freezer inven­to­ry and main­tain cooler/freezer orga­ni­za­tion. FIFO prod­uct and remov­ing all spoilage.
  • Iden­ti­fy out of stock items and com­mu­ni­cate that to the Oper­a­tions Man­ag­er and Inside Sales
  • Must be high­ly ener­getic with strong phys­i­cal sta­mi­na, achiev­ing pro­duc­tiv­i­ty goals in a very fast-paced envi­ron­ment
  • Must be will­ing to work in a refrig­er­at­ed envi­ron­ment for extend­ed peri­ods of time

Safe­ty:

  • Use prop­er form when lift­ing (Lift­ing with legs not with back), will gain this pro­fi­cien­cy through train­ing
  • Use all equip­ment the prop­er way it’s meant to be used as direct­ed by the man­u­fac­tur­er (will gain this pro­fi­cien­cy through train­ing)
  • Under­stand the appli­ca­tion of safe­ty and san­i­ta­tion rules by ServSafe Train­ing stan­dards regard­ing the food, road, team, and space.
  • Remove all debris on ware­house floor to pre­vent trip­ping haz­ards

San­i­ta­tion:

  • Main­tain ware­house clean­li­ness and ensure show­room appear­ance
  • Main­tain per­son­al hygiene and keep neat and tidy appear­ance
  • Wear latex gloves when pick­ing orders
  • Wash hands pri­or to return­ing to the ware­house floor

Qual­i­fi­ca­tions

  • Pro­fi­cient in Microsoft Office pro­grams.
  • Pro­fi­cient in Gmail, Google Cal­en­dar and Google Dri­ve
  • Be Ener­getic, Fun, Friend­ly, and Cus­tomer Ser­vice ori­ent­ed
  • Be Pos­i­tive and have a great sense of qual­i­ty, urgency, pride in work and account­abil­i­ty for one’s own actions
  • Under­stand how to be a part of a small team envi­ron­ment
  • High­ly punc­tu­al
  • Hus­tle
  • Back­ground in pro­duce knowl­edge
  • Abil­i­ty to deal with chal­lenges of day to day oper­a­tions in a pro­fes­sion­al man­ner

Phys­i­cal require­ments

  • Stand for extend­ed peri­ods of time
  • Must be able to lift and car­ry 50–60 lbs
  • Lift heavy objects, repet­i­tive­ly on a reg­u­lar basis.
  • Lift heavy odd­ly shaped prod­uct (half and whole ani­mals)
  • Repet­i­tive phys­i­cal tasks.
  • Work­ing in tem­per­a­tures of 50 degrees to 0 degrees

This posi­tion is open imme­di­ate­ly. To apply, please sub­mit a resume and cov­er let­ter.

Equal Employ­ment Oppor­tu­ni­ty (EEO): It is the pol­i­cy of Local Foods that all employ­ees and appli­cants be afford­ed equal oppor­tu­ni­ties in employ­ment with­out regard to race, col­or, sex, nation­al ori­gin, reli­gion, dis­abil­i­ty, or retal­i­a­tion for engag­ing in an EEO­pro­tect­ed activ­i­ty. The Com­pa­ny pro­hibits dis­crim­i­na­tion or harass­ment based on any of these cat­e­gories, as well as on age, genet­ic infor­ma­tion, sex­u­al ori­en­ta­tion, mar­i­tal sta­tus, sta­tus as a par­ent, mil­i­tary ser­vice, or any oth­er bases pro­tect­ed under applic­a­ble local, state, or fed­er­al law.