Pure Hothouse Foods, is a premier grower and marketer of high quality greenhouse grown products to retail and food-service partners throughout North America and marketed under the Pure Flavor® brand.

With a dedicated, energetic and highly skilled workforce, we believe our employees make the difference. We offer our employees the opportunity to advance their careers in our progressive, vibrant organization.

Job Summary:

The Shipper/Forklift Operator is responsible to ship, and record the movement of produce, supplies and stock to and from the warehouse.

Responsibilities:

  • Collect and stage orders and compare with records such as manifests, invoices, PO #'s or pick ticket orders to verify accuracy
  • Operate a sit-down forklift to unload and load trucks
  • Conduct daily equipment inspections
  • Keep a proper rotation in coolers with lot codes using the FIFO system
  • Perform duties in compliance with food safety and health & safety guidelines

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Minimum of 6 months' experience on a sit-down forklift or electric hand jack
  • Previous experience in a produce packing/warehouse or comparable environment is preferred
  • Attention to detail even under tight deadlines
  • Basic math skills; addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
  • Must have safe driving skills
  • Must have excellent attendance and a good work ethic
  • Must have good English reading and writing skills

Working Conditions:

  • Environment includes an expansive refrigerated warehouse where temperature averages 45-55 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Capable of lifting up to 23kg/50lbs
  • Positions requires repetitive sitting, walking, bending, and lifting
  • Monday to Saturday with one week rotations of days (7:00 am - 4:00 pm) and afternoons (2:00 pm - close)

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career opportunity, submit your resume to us today!

Pure Hothouse Foods is committed to providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Please contact the Human Resources department if an accommodation is required.

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

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