Apply to this job

Back to search

Posted July 31st

Production Worker - Edison, NJ

Edison, New Jersey

Employer

UNFI

Industry

Distributor

View Full Profile

Posted July 31st

Production Worker - Edison, NJ

Edison, New Jersey

Function

Supply Chain/Logistics

Experience

Other

Type

Full Time

Join our team and immediately become part of the largest distributor of conventional, natural, organic and specialty products in the United States and Canada. We serve over 43,000 customer locations with 200,000 different products. Our Warehouse associates supply thousands of consumers with better for you food that nourishes families nationwide. Our retailers range from small family owned stores to Wholefoods Markets and everything in between. Are you ready to make an impact on the lives of others and feel good about what you do? Join our growing Distribution team today.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:
  • Responsible for packing retail bags into a master case.
  • Responsible for quality and integrity of the packages (codes, quality of seal, quality of label application, weight of package, accuracy of labels).
  • Responsible for accuracy of case configuration (number of bags per case).
  • Load the equipment(Hopper) with raw products to start production.
  • Must be able to stack pallets.
  • Responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the area.
  • Notifies machine operator or supervisor or QA/QC technician when quality issues are noted.
  • Must adhere to all GMP and Food Safety standards.
  • Other related tasks during packaging operation as assigned by Supervisor.
  • Perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location.
  • Performs other job duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Certification:
  • High School Diploma/GED and/or equivalent related experience

Experience:
  • Production/operations preferred but not required
  • System Implementation Preferred

Knowledge:
  • Understands Safety guidelines
  • Knowledge of applicable production management system (prod)

Skills/Abilities:
  • Detail oriented, good organizational skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisors
  • Ability to operating powered equipment
  • Dependable, responsible team player
  • Have an understanding of procedures in other areas of the production for a more global understanding of all processes.
  • Ability to climb stairs, ladder etc.
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Additional Information
  • Schedule: Full-time
Location
Edison, New Jersey