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Performance Food Group Loader Night Shift in Springfield, Massachusetts

44989BR

Job Title:

Loader Night Shift

Location:

Performance Springfield (0735)

Job Description:

Prepares pallets of out-going freight for shipping, transports pallets from the inventory staging areas with a fork truck, pallet jack or by hand into trailers, in the correct stop sequence, according to a predetermined loading plan, damage-free, observing all safety regulations and ensuring all quality standards are met while maintaining the efficient flow of product through the production process. Assists Order Selectors and performs other similar duties as requested or assigned by supervisor. Functions as a team member within the department and organization, as required, and perform any duties assigned to best serve the company.

Follow all preferred work methods, safety policies and procedures per company guidelines. Ensure work area is safe and report any unsafe conditions and/or acts immediately.Review work schedule, perform safety check on equipment, obtain supplies required to perform the work and prepare for operations. Put on all required Personal Protective Equipment and Safety Gear.

Inspect empty trailers at the loading dock to insure they are clean and clear before loading and take appropriate action as needed. Meet required productivity and accuracy standards per location and company guidelines.

Move out going products from staging area to the loading dock with forklift. Wrap pallets with cellophane, secure load/pallets and make sure shipping labels are in place as needed.

Transport items to be shipped into the trailer with a forklift, pallet jack or by hand in the correct stop sequence, according to a predetermined loading plan. Locate the proper slot on the trailer for the order, set it in place and secure the load when complete.

Remove empty pallets, cardboard packing, and strapping to the proper area or receptacles. Inspect empty pallets for damage, stack and move pallets with pallet jack or forklift to the proper storage area.

Perform general housekeeping duties and keep warehouse area, loading dock and trailers clear and clean as required. Remove batteries requiring recharging, replace with charged batteries and complete vehicle inspection checklist.

Assist Order Selectors and perform other similar duties as requested or assigned by supervisor. At the end of the shift secure all equipment and complete all necessary paperwork.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Req Number:

44989BR

Address Line 1:

1 Performance Blvd

Job Location:

Springfield, Massachusetts (MA)

Shift:

2nd Shift

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

EEO Statement:

Performance Food Group and/or its subsidiaries (individually or collectively, the "Company") provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all applicants and employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations. Please click on the following links to review: (1) our EEO Policy (http://pfgc.com/Policy) ; (2) the "EEO is the Law" poster (http://pfgc.com/Poster) and supplement (http://pfgc.com/Supplement) ; and (3) the Pay Transparency Policy Statement (http://pfgc.com/PayTransparency) .

Division:

Performance Foodservice

Job Category:

Warehouse

Preferred Qualifications:

1-2 years of warehouse and/or distribution work experience

Foodservice distribution or related industry experience

Pallet jack and/or forklift certified

Preferred Professional Certification(s):

OSHA Forklift operator certificate

State:

Massachusetts

Company Description:

Performance Foodservice, PFG’s broadline distributor, maintains a unique relationship with a variety of local customers, including independent restaurants and hotels, healthcare facilities, schools, and quick-service eateries. A team of sales reps, chefs, consultants and other experts builds close relationships with each customer, providing advice on improving operations, menu development, product selection and operational strategies. The Performance Foodservice team delivers delicious food, but also goes above and beyond to help independent restaurant owners achieve their dreams.

Required Qualifications:

High School Diploma/GED or Equivalent Experience

6 - 12 months of warehouse and/or distribution work experience

Must be able to work the scheduled, assigned times and required overtime for the position.

Able to stand, walk, reach and lift repeatedly throughout shift

Able to lift and stack product between 10-35 pounds and up to 80 pounds occasionally throughout shift

Able to work in multi-temperature environments, i.e. cooler, freezer and dry

Pass pre-employment drug test

Required Experience:

• 6-12 months warehouse and/or distribution work experience

Benefits:

Click Here for Benefits Information (https://pfgc.com/Careers.aspx#benefits)

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