Rich Products Corporation is known around the world as the founder of the non-dairy segment of the frozen food industry and the leading supporter and solutions provider to the Food Service, In-Store Bakery and Retail marketplaces. We are one of the world's premier family-owned food companies with more than 7,300 associates worldwide.
We currently have a great opportunity as a Material Handler - Scanner. Please visit our website at www.richs.com/careers to apply for this position or view other exciting opportunities.
A Material Handler is responsible for the shipping, receiving, transporting, and storage of ingredients, production materials and finished goods for the facility.
Must be able to learn the warehousing system, how to stack, utilize the system accurately to assure proper inventory count and location of materials for future production and restacking of pallets
Load, unload, and store deliveries in a safe manner following OSHA and company guidelines
Observes all safety rules and regulations. Maintains work area in a safe and orderly fashion according to General Manufacturing Practices and Safety Guidelines
Enters necessary documentation/paperwork of delivery receipts or material handling into the company's computer system
Maintains accurate counts of inventory, ensure that all materials are organized and rotated properly to support the Food Safety Program
Verifies all deliveries/ discrepancies by inspecting materials through physically counting and comparing the amount printed on the delivery receipt. Inspect for potential contamination, damage or rodent activity
Identifies, addresses, and notifies Team Leader of product and processing problems in a timely manner
Maintains forklifts by performing daily routine safety and operating inspections
Ensures that all production areas are supplies with materials and product in a timely manner
Proper labeling of dates and open/partial packaging
Performs other job related duties assigned by Team Leader
Assists in orientation/ training of new associates on assigned tasks as requested
What do I need to be considered a candidate?
A Material Handler must have a High School Diploma or GED
Must posses basic math and computer skills
Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal.
Must be certified or licensed to operate a forklift and hand truck
Has an awareness of and the ability to follow General Manufacturing Practices, Food Safety, and Associate Safety Guidelines.
Must have the ability to work in and contribute to Production Improvement, Associate Improvement and Teams
Proficiency in computerized inventory systems (MRPII, QAD, SAP, and SCADA) may be required
Must have knowledge of shipping and receiving procedures
Material handling experience, has or will attain material handling operator's certification
Must be able to manage multiple projects, make works plans, and consistently meet deadlines
Must be able to lift 50 lbs
Employee regularly required standing, reaching, bending, walking, climbing, and moving about the facility
Hearing ability to meet manufacturing facility safety requirements. Works in high noise area
Vision abilities include depth perception, close, distance, and peripheral visions
Exposed to elements- cold/ heat/ humidity
Works at floor level on concrete floors, above floor level and in freezers
May handle and are frequently exposed to hazardous and heavy equipment and materials
Most work done on lift trucks and fork trucks
Able to work in a multi shift environment
Will be required to work around bakery ingredients as part of daily activities
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and invite qualified candidates to apply. As part of our efforts to provide a safe and productive environment and hire talented and qualified associates, we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background investigations.