Website Food Lion Distribution ADUSA
FT Perishable Order Selector
Responsible for performing distribution center shipping/receiving functions and be an essential part of moving product accurately and safely throughout the Distribution Center.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
•Perform any shipping and receiving task that may be assigned by supervisor or appropriate designee)
•Complete all documents related to shipping and or receiving tasks assigned
•Select and palletize grocery, produce, meat, frozen food and dairy orders for shipment to retail stores accurately
•Operate pallet jacks, forklifts, and other material handling equipment in a safe and efficient manner
•Perform pre-operational check of pallet jacks or forklifts according to company policy
•Follow good sanitation practices; keep work area clean and free of debris
•Make recommendations for modifications to procedures or processes impacting their work group or distribution center that will maximize efficiency, productivity, and reduce costs
•High School Education or equivalent
•Certified on a powered industrial equipment where applicable
•Familiarity/experience in a distribution environment
•Excellent verbal communication, interpersonal and problem identification/solving skills with the ability to read and write English and demonstrate basic numerical skills
•Demonstrated dedication to safety, with a history of working well with others and contributing to a team effort
•Considerable strength and endurance are required to safely and successfully perform these jobs. These strength and endurance demands are due to the weight of the merchandise and the frequency handled. •Capable of being trained on mechanized material handling equipment
•Reach, stoop, bend, and lift up to 80 lbs. repetitively and up to 100 lbs. occasionally; on average our case weight is 40 lbs.
•Lift 90% floor to shoulder
•Meet production standards set by the company
•Work a variety of work shifts and schedules (length, time, weekends, holidays)
•Stand for long periods of time
•Hear a forced whisper at not less than 5 feet with or without use of a hearing aid •Commitment to excellence and a willingness to be trained in a variety of positions, demonstrating multi-skill capabilities.
•Able to use personal computer for data entry and research purposes
•Highly motivated self-starter and team player with strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritize multiple task in a fast paced environment
•Visual acuity of at least 20/40 (Snellen) in each eye with or without corrective lenses
•Ability to wear a headset to support voice selection for all areas of warehouse selection
•Ability to work in a –5 degree to 90+ degree Fahrenheit environment (temperature varies within each department) for long periods of time.
•Ability to read and understand written and numeric product identifiers