Dallas, TX, United States
Sanitation Worker (Value Added)
At FreshPoint, we’re all about People. Passion. Produce! FreshPoint is North America’s largest exclusively owned produce distributor. We purchase unique and seasonal products that support local farms and growers. But we’re much more than just produce. As a Sysco owned company, we provide the benefits and resources of a fortune 100 enterprise with a real family feel.
Opportunity is knocking! At FreshPoint we understand that building a great company is just like creating a great meal - you must have all the right ingredients. For us, those ingredients are the cultures, backgrounds, ideas, and experiences behind our diverse workforce that embodies FreshPoint. FreshPoint is a leader in selling, marketing and distributing produce, dairy and other food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from the home.?
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The Valued Added Sanitation worker will have primary responsibility for cleanliness of production floor, and will assist in cleaning warehouse areas, building exterior, dock area, waste/dump disposal area, office restrooms, break room, sales area, and the shipping office as well as general warehouse cleaning and painting as required
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES, DUTIES & TASKS
Ensure production areas are kept free of debris and excess waste
Ensure all boot washes are operational and kept free of excess debris
Maintain and empty all trashcans in & warehouse & outdoor areas, office restrooms, the break room, and the shipping office
Stock sanitation supplies in break area & restrooms
Responsible for keeping track of inventory of sanitation supplies and notifying operations manager if stock is low
Keep chemicals, etc. in the appropriate storage areas and according to MSDS/know where MSDS book is located
Understand and follow manufacturer instructions on the use of chemicals and sanitizers
Mop the break room, and shipping area as well as maintain cleanliness in warehouse and dock areas
Clean spider webs, moisture, and general warehouse cleanliness in cooler and dock areas
Clean floors, windows, cooler curtains and surfaces as needed throughout warehouse, office & dock areas
Re-work merchandise as directed by management
Responsible for sanitation condition of all warehouse coolers
Maintains all sanitation logs and maintenance work order records
Perform all duties to clean administrative offices to include but not limited to emptying trash, vacuuming, mopping, cleaning bathrooms
Comply with and ensure adherence to departmental Preferred Work Methods (PWMs)
Conform to all safety rules and use all appropriate safety equipment
Adherence to SQF, all Good Manufacturing Practices, Company Policies, Code of Conduct and Safety procedures
Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments
: The minimum qualifications listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience needed to perform this job successfully.
High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
Able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to the safety regulations
Must have basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide)
Six months warehouse background preferred
Six months janitorial strongly preferred
Ability to obtain electric pallet jack and floor scrubber licenses
Must be able to work in a cold, wet environment for long periods of time
Must be able to lift 50lbs of boxes of produce
Must be able to stand for long periods of time
Must be able to stoop and bend frequently
Must exhibit a required level of endurance, energy, and strength to successfully perform requirements of the position
Must be able to use household paint products according to MSDS.
While performing the duties of this job, an associate regularly works in climate controlled areas, such as coolers, freezers, restrooms, the break room, the dock area, and the shipping & main offices.The work environment may include some congested traffic areas and slippery floors. Walking and working is done on both tile and concrete flooring.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Required:
Rubber Gloves during grading & cleaning
Eye protection during chemical transfer
Rubber boots during high pressure cleaning process
Thermal Clothing & Gloves
Facial mask for prevention of inhalation of dust particles
Exciting promotions and opportunities to increase your income
Personal and career growth
Friendly and supportive work environment
A stable growing company
Medical, dental, vision, prescription plans
Life and Disability insurance coverage
401(k), Employee Stock Purchase, Employee Assistance programs
Pre-tax savings opportunities
Discounts and other perks that come with being a Sysco associate
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NOTICE: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the environment and level of work being performed by this job. This job description in no way states or implies that the duties and responsibilities listed are the only tasks to be performed by the associate in this job. The associate will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by his or her supervisor.
Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description supersedes prior job descriptions and is subject to changes of business necessity.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
FreshPoint is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
Website : http://www.freshpoint.com
FreshPoint is North America’s largest exclusively owned produce distributor. We have the line authority to hold our companies accountable to a high level of customer service. With unmatched fresh produce, knowledge and experience, FreshPoint provides today’s chefs with the ingredients to create tomorrow’s culinary success. about-us-team-1Over the last few decades, we have seen revolutionary changes in the produce industry—from refrigerated trucks and fresh-cut produce to submitting and processing orders online. With these innovations, our passion for produce and commitment to helping our customers succeed remains unchanged. FreshPoint is more than just fresh produce, it is a community dedicated to our customers. With our passion and enthusiasm, FreshPoint will continue to lead the industry as the prominent distributor of fruits and vegetables in North America. FreshPoint’s ability to customize a marketing program and promote your operation and the consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables helps your business succeed during these dynamic market transformations. As the produce experts, our goal is to assist you by providing the necessary tools that we’ve developed over the years and through the collective experience and knowledge of our many companies. Promotions Field and Facility Tours Produce Handling Classes Speakers for your Conventions and Meetings