Food Bank Name All Faiths Food Bank
Sarasota, FL
Post Date June 8, 2017
Job Title Food Distribution Center Associate
Description Food Distribution Center Associate position available in Sarasota, FL
Opportunity Type Job
Job Responsibilities

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Process both general warehouse and freezer order fulfillment by reading invoices and filling orders.
  • Facilitate food safety operations by ensuring the rule of “First In, First Out” is strictly followed, by discarding spoiled product in a timely manner, and by working with the FDC Manager in ensuring accurate record of changes to the inventory are kept.
  • Maintain accurate records by completing all required procedures and forms to ensure the smooth operation of the Food Bank.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor, at all times.
  • Maintain cleanliness of warehouse and equipment.
  • Receive ServSafe training and certification and stay updated on Feeding America food safety guidelines.
  • Be consistently aware of and accountable for safety in the warehouse, and communicate ideas to improve warehouse safety to leadership.
  • Drive Food Bank vehicles to make product pickups and deliveries to agencies, donor organizations, and affiliate food banks (When required, and only with appropriate licensure.)
  • Must be able to lift 25-50 lbs. on a consistent basis.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Obtain license / certifications and safely operate all warehouse equipment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

USE OF EQUIPMENT:

  • Trained and capable in using warehouse equipment that includes dolly, pump jack, power jack, forklift, and other material handling equipment, to name a few.
  • Trained and capable in driving both automatic and standard transmission vehicles.
Application Qualifications

Chosen candidate must pass background check and drug screening.

Benefits

All Faiths Food Bank offers a comprehensive benefits package.

Deadline June 30, 2017
How to Apply

send email with resume to jlivingston@allfaithsfoodbank.org

About the Organization

For over 28 years, All Faiths Food Bank has offered food and hope to the hungry. Our mission is: Together with our partners, we provide healthy solutions to end hunger. Last year, All Faiths distributed a record 8.5 million pounds of food.

Additional Information

GENERAL FUNCTION
The Food Distribution Center Associate carries out all aspects of order fulfillment, warehouse safety and product care from receiving, storage, and distribution. He/she assumes direct responsibility for maintaining a clean, safe, and orderly facility for the smooth operation of the Food Bank.

 

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