Receiving Associate at Imperfect Foods

Posted on:
January 5, 2023

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About Imperfect:Founded in 2015, Imperfect Foods, a Certified B CorporationTM (B CorpTM), is the leading online grocer at the forefront of eliminating food waste and building a better food system. We work directly with farmers and producers to rescue, redistribute, and develop goods across multiple grocery categories, and to date have rescued more than 150 million pounds of food from lesser outcomes. Our customers enjoy a customizable service that is more affordable and more environmentally friendly than the average trip to the grocery store.

Mission: At Imperfect Foods, we're on a mission to eliminate food waste and build a better food system for everyone.

Net Zero Carbon Commitment: Imperfect Foods pledged to become a net-zero carbon operation by 2030. To do that, we’re working to optimize every part of our business operations and supply chain to mitigate waste, and are switching to 100% renewable energy in our fulfillment centers and vehicle fleet by 2027.

Please consider completing the optional Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) survey below. Doing so will help keep us accountable for the DEI commitments we have made as a company. By choosing to disclose elements of your identity, you are informing us about our candidate pool and the ways we can continue to improve making Imperfect Foods an inclusive company for everyone. Responses will in no way affect your candidacy for the position you apply for.  Information collected will be kept secure and confidential and will be used solely to evaluate our DEI efforts. We thank you in advance for helping us to become a better company for people of all backgrounds.

Our Receiving Team in the Warehouse is responsible for all duties necessary for the successful fulfillment of our customer’s orders and warehouse operations. The Receiving Team works independently or with the Warehouse Associates to provide receiving, warehousing, and order fulfillment services.

What you will be doing:Maintain a clean and orderly warehouse environmentPerform various warehouse activities such as receiving, input, sorting, loading, and unloading productsKeen attention to detail is a must, as you will be inspecting products for defects and reporting damages as neededOrganize stock, maintain inventory, and process, pack, and label ordersPlease note, duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be supplemented at any time at your Manager’s discretion.Skills and Qualifications:Familiarity with the warehouse environment and receivingThe ability to stay focused and work efficiently both alone and as part of a teamBasic math, reading, and writing skillsAbility to lift 50 lbs and work standing for the full shift Comfortable working in a refrigerated environment (34°F).Creative problem-solving skillsProduce-handling experienceBonus points: Food safety certification or forklift certificationDetails of the Position:$16.50 an hour, plus potential for overtimeSign-on bonus (ask for details)Quarterly bonus- up to $500Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401k with company matchPaid vacation/sick time, Parental leave, and 8 paid holidays$1,300 a year in free groceriesSchedule: Monday-Friday 5 AM-1:30 PMImperfect's commitment to DEIImperfect Foods is steadfast in its commitment to being an actively anti-racist company.We understand that it is necessary to take ownership and accountability for building an equitable workplace where all members of our organization can truly belong. It is our responsibility to ensure that every department at every level of our business reflects the diversity of the world we live in. We aim to achieve this through our hiring practices and by championing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) programming that fosters a supportive work environment where everyone can thrive and have connections across teams.

DEI programming is available for all employees and we highly encourage staff participation. It is only with everyone’s unique perspectives, experiences, and beliefs that we can help shape a culture of belonging and create an environment where all Imperfectionists are celebrated.

U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Visa Sponsorship: We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States, however, we are not able to sponsor visas at this time.Apply for this job

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