- 1850 Colonial Pkwy, Norwalk, IA 50211, USA
Since 1949, Capital City Fruit has been delivering exceptional fresh produce with exceptional customer service. The mission of Capital City Fruit is to source, pack, and deliver exceptional fresh produce When you want it, Where you want it, How you want it. We are a 3rd generation family owned and operated business with professional leadership and a plan to build upon our growth of the last 70 years. Capital City Fruit was named among the 2017 Top Workplaces in Iowa by the Des Moines Register! Learn more about us at http://www.capitalcityfruit.com/.
We are looking for a full-time, seasonal Dock Receiver to join our team!
The Dock Receiver will focus on quality inspections on in-bound products. The position will perform all functions of the Dock Assistant including preparing, sorting and packing produce for shipment; loading and unloading product as it enters and departs through the warehouse.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities (Include the following and other duties as assigned):
Inspects and logs quality issues, takes appropriate pictures and enters data into the system
Grade produce according to physical condition of the product
Sort produce by size and color
Applies labels to pallets
Assisting QC in the handling of incoming freight
Help train new employees in the process of Receiving
Weigh cartons on scale to insure proper weight of product
Prepare and monitor product inventory
Unload bulk produce from semi-trucks
Assist in rotating product based on instructions for QC Specialist or Dock Supervisor
Assist Dock Assistants in all areas as necessary
Operate forklifts and electric and manual hand jacks (following proper training)
Assist with warehouse cleaning at the end of shift
Must follow Good Manufacturing Practices, Occupational Safety Procedure and all Food Safety guidelines related to the position or being on the Warehouse floor
Other duties as assigned by Dock leaders or management
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
- High School Diploma and 3 Years Dock Experience
- 3 Years of Receiving Product and Recording the Necessary Data
Some independent decision making and problem-solving abilities are required to complete orders, as well as assist staff and customers. Ability to perform basic math calculations.
Physical & Work Environment Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
Lift and carry weights ranging from 0 to 25 pounds with frequency
Occasional lifting and carrying weights ranging from 26 to 75 pounds
Occasional bending, kneeling, crouching and stooping
Frequent operation of equipment
Occasional sitting, climbing and reaching above shoulder height
Frequent repetitive hand movements/grasping
Good vision, corrected to normal
Good hearing, corrected to normal; or ability to communicate/understand required information and to perform job duties
Ability to be mobile throughout required work areas
General warehouse conditions exist. Moderate temperature conditions. Minimal exposure to cooler temperatures (38 degrees Fahrenheit). Minimal exposure to elements or chemicals. Extended hours may be required. Exposure to moving equipment/machinery. The working conditions may include moderate noise levels.
$14.50 - $16.00 based on experience
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.