Lift Operator - 3rd Shift
Posted on: November 19, 2023
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 your 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
Competitive Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K & Vacation
Growth and professional development opportunities. Recognition for
great work, company events and picnics, and much more. Full-time
Position Purpose: Responsible for moving product. A forklift
operator at United Natural Foods is required to have a strong
understanding of his lift, the loads he/she is carrying,
productivity measures and safety procedures. Essential Functions &
Reports to the shipping office at the beginning of each shift for
the daily assignment, vehicle inspection sheet and replenishment
discrepancies sheet. Inspects assigned lift and completes vehicle
inspection sheet. Replenishes pick slots using the view request
screen. If no requests exist, uses the manual replenish screen to
fill empty or almost empty slots. Performs knockdowns for selectors
when needed. Maintains correct counts and logs any discrepancies in
inventory. Verifies that the correct product is being put in the
appropriate pick location. Cuts and removes shrink wrap from all
knockdowns. Removes all empty pallets from pick locations and
aisles. Separates the good, bad, and blue pallets and neatly stages
in pallet staging area. Keeps area clean and debris out of work
area. Operates the lift in a safe and efficient manner. Parks and
recharges lift in its appropriate spot at the end of the shift.
Immediately informs a lead, supervisor, or manager of any potential
safety violations or violation of company policy. Perform duties in
accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and
Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for
Operating a forklift in accordance with Company standards and
procedures including quality standards and safety regulations.
Effective communication and coordination exist with Company
personnel and with management. Assistance and support are provided
as needed. Deadlines are met.
High School Diploma/GED
Understanding of Safety guidelines Strong knowledge of applicable
Bakco functions and RF systems.
Warehouse/Operations preferred but not required.
Have an understanding of procedures in other areas of the warehouse
for a more global understanding of all processes. Ability to apply
common sense understanding to carry out simple one or two step
instructions and to deal with ordinary, standardized situations.
Ability to perform very basic math skills including adding;
subtracting, multiplying, and dividing two-digit numbers; the four
basic arithmetic operations with money; and operations with units
such as inch, foot,yard; ounce, and pound. Able to read and
communicate in English.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, age, 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
Company Name: United Natural Foods
Work Indicator: Onsite
Pay Rate: $19.25
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