Dairy Farmers of America Warehouse Worker 1st Shift in St. Albans, Vermont
Position : Warehouse Worker 1st Shift
Location : St. Albans, Vermont
Requisition ID: : 17117
Under supervision of the Production Supervisor, load trucks, maintain inventory locations, clean warehouse room, and perform any other activities as directed.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Safely operate a forklift, including a standing forklift, to load and unload trucks and move inventory from one location to another
Will work closely with pack room operator to keep the pack room flowing.
Perform routine machine adjustments
Accurately maintain inventory records and paperwork
Assist with monthly inventory counts, year-end inventory counts, and cycle counts as required
Accurately maintain shipping paperwork
Assist with powder sampling in accordance with U.S.D.A. guidelines
Maintain safe work habits, wear personal protective equipment, obey safety rules, and overall contribute to a safe work environment
Attend required training, including but not limited to, GMP's, HAACP, SQF, Safety, etc.
Follow all DFA GMP's and work in a manner consistent with all corporate and regulatory, food safety, quality and sanitation requirements
Firmly adhere to the values and ethics of DFA. Exhibit honesty, discretion, and sound judgment
The requirements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employee, but is not a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Other duties may be assigned as required.
This is a FIRST shift position.
Must be flexible and able to work any day of the week; holiday's and weekend's are a must.
Education and Experience
High School Diploma or GED
Certification and/or License -- forklift certification preferred
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Able to work in a team oriented environment and contribute to the overall success of the warehouse team
Able to perform accurate basic math computations and inventory counts
Able to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing (including legible writing)
Able to perform routine machine adjustments
Able to show willingness and aptitude to use own discretion in taking appropriate steps in finding solutions to problems; able to present options and ideas to enhance current processes or procedures
Able to take on additional responsibility when both big and small tasks need to be done
Able and willing to work with others, collaborating and compromising where necessary; promptly share relevant information with others
Able to adapt to changing situations and perform all tasks when and where assigned
Able and willing to perform tasks and duties without constant supervision
Able to maintain a positive "can do" outlook, rebound quickly from frustrations and unpleasantness, and maintain composure and a friendly demeanor while dealing with stressful situations
Must be able to read and write English
DFA offers an excellent benefit package including health, dental, vision, fully funded pension and more.