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Hiring PM Warehouse Support

Earl’s Organic Produce, Inc., a leading distributor of organic produce throughout Northern California, seeks a skilled and safe Outbound PM Warehouse Support for our San Francisco Wholesale Produce Market headquarters.

Under the direction of the Outbound Operations Manager, the Product Selector fills customers’ orders from stored merchandise in accordance with specifications on sales slips or order forms. Duties include completing order receipts, keeping records of out-going orders, requisitioning additional materials, supplies, cleaning work area and equipment.

Responsibilities will include:
• Read orders to ascertain quantities of merchandise
• Obtain merchandise from bins, shelves, and coolers
• Check order receipts
• Examine products to verify quality standards
• Count finished products to determine if product orders are complete
• Keep records of out-going orders
• Place merchandise on conveyors leading to wrapping areas
• Wrap the palletized merchandise
• Mark or tag identification on palletized merchandise
• Operate machinery used in the process, or assist machine operators
• Observe equipment operations so that malfunctions can be detected, and notify Management as necessary

Position requirements include:
• Forklift, End-Rider pallet jack, and electric pallet jack experience is required
• Ability to read and understand information presented in writing
• Ability to arrange things in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules
• Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. on a regular basis
• Requires being reliable, responsible, dependable, and fulfilling obligations
• Requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks
• Requires being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-nature
• Requires supporting other team members and provide service to others
• Requires knowledge of conducting inspections of products

compensation: DOE, Starting at $15
employment type: full-time

The above is only a basic description of the position and it does not, nor is it intended to, outline all of the specifics of the responsibilities expected to be performed.

This position requires four (4) ten hour shifts, 4pm-2am, Sunday through Friday.

Earl’s Organic Produce provides a highly competitive compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, LTD and voluntary life, plus a company-sponsored retirement program. Earl’s Organic Produce is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We work to embrace diversity in all its forms and strive to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened and productive environment. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter, resume, and three references via email or come directly to:

Earls Organic Produce
2101 Jerrold Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94124

HR@earlsorganic.com

 

Hiring Class A and B Delivery Driver-$1000 Sign on Bonus

Earl’s Organic Produce, Inc., a leading distributor of organic produce throughout Northern California, seeks a skilled and safe Class A and B Delivery Driver for our San Francisco Wholesale Produce Market headquarters.

Under the direction of the Transportation Supervisor, the selected candidate will deliver palletized orders to our diverse customer base in a timely and attentive manner.

Responsibilities will include:
– Conducting thorough pre-trip safety checks
– Maintaining accurate trips logs and related reports
– Securing loads to ensure product integrity upon delivery
– Efficiently navigating assigned delivery routes
– Unloading and appropriately handling pallets and packages, per customers’ specific needs
– Providing excellent customer service at every opportunity
– Informing his/her supervisor of route delays and outstanding delivery situations
– Obtaining necessary delivery receipts
– Organizing and securing all route related paperwork
– Participating in efficient route planning
– Pick-up dispatched backhauls in a timely manner
– Cultivating respectful working relationships with all customer personnel
– Contributing ideas for individual and team improvement
– Actively supporting other team members in a direct and respectful fashion
– Participating in related team projects and activities

Position requirements include:
– Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
– Class A or B California driver’s license required
– Able to operate an electric Pallet Jack
– Able to operate a hand truck
– 2-3 years delivery driving experience, preferably with a fresh produce company but not necessary
– Familiarity with Bay Area traffic patterns
– Ability to read directions and use a street map to plot delivery route
– Ability to maintain logs and records
– Strong communication skills
– Excellent customer service ability
– Ability to respond to feedback from others
– Ability to present oneself professionally in customer-facing situations
– Ability to maintain respect and composure in stressful situations
– Attention to detail
– Desire to support other team members
– High energy!
– Desire to grow individually and to learn how to best support other team members
– Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. on a regular basis
– Ability to read, write and understand English
– Basic Warehouse experience

The above is only a basic description of the position and it does not, nor is it intended to, outline all of the specifics of the responsibilities expected to be performed.

Earl’s Organic Produce provides a highly competitive compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, LTD and voluntary life, plus a company-sponsored retirement program. Earl’s Organic Produce is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We work to embrace diversity in all its forms and strive to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened and productive environment. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Wage range:
Class B Drivers: $18.50 – $22.50 DOE
Class A Drivers: $23.50 – $26.50 DOE

$1000.00 sign on bonus with successful completion of 90 day introductory period.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter, resume, and three references via email or come directly to:

Earls Organic Produce
2101 Jerrold Ave., Suite 100
San Francisco, CA 94124

HR@earlsorganic.com

Hiring Janitor

Earl’s Organic Produce, Inc., a leading distributor of organic produce throughout Northern California, is seeking a dedicated and energetic person to join the custodial team. They would report to the Director of operations. Earl’s is looking for someone with with good attention to detail and strong communication skills to join our rapidly growing company.

Primary responsibilities include:
• Sweep and mop office floors
• Gather and empty trash, recycling, and compost daily
• Service, clean, sanitize, and supply restrooms daily
• Clean kitchen and break rooms
• Clean windows and mirrors, using cleaners, sponges, and squeegees.
• Dust furniture, walls, machines, and equipment.
• Mix water and detergents prepare cleaning solutions, according to specifications.
• Follow procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment, in order to prevent damage to floors and fixtures.
• Monitor building security and safety by performing such tasks as locking doors after operating hours and checking electrical appliance use to ensure that hazards are not created.
• Move heavy furniture, equipment, and supplies, either manually or by using hand trucks.
• Notify managers concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems.
• Keep track of supplies and equipment needed for cleaning and maintenance duties. Request replacements when necessary
• Maintain detailed and accurate cleaning logs and records
• Perform all tasks in accordance with the company’s food safety policy
• Work closely with the other custodial staff on duty and the operations team
• Light warehouse maintenancePosition requirements include:
• Bilingual (English and Spanish) preferred
• Ability to lift 50lbs. throughout the work day
• Ability to follow very specific instructions
• Attention to detail
• Ability to maintain logs and records
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to respond to feedback from othersThe above is only a basic description of the position and it does not, nor is it intended to, outline all of the specifics of the responsibilities expected to be performed.
compensation: Starting at $15, DOE
employment type: full-timeEarl’s Organic Produce provides a highly competitive compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, LTD and voluntary life, plus a company-sponsored retirement program. Earl’s Organic Produce is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We work to embrace diversity in all its forms and strive to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened and productive environment. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter, resume, and three references via email or come directly to:Earls Organic Produce
2101 Jerrold Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94124HR@earlsorganic.com

Hiring PM Transportation Coordinator

Earl’s Organic Produce, Inc., a leading distributor of organic produce throughout Northern California, seeks a PM Transportation Coordinator for our San Francisco Wholesale Produce Market headquarters.

Under the supervision of the Transportation Manager and the Director of Operations, the PM Transportation Coordinator coordinates and oversees the activities of the Transportation Team

Position Title: PM Transportation Coordinator
Department: Transportation Department
Reports to: Transportation Manager and Director of Operations
Location: 2101 Jerrold Ave. Ste. 100, San Francisco, CA 94124
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Primary responsibilities will include:
• Inspect departing trucks for condition and report any damages
• Review and approve daily routing
• Assign truck/customer keys and gas cards to drivers
• Review and assist in providing all necessary paperwork needed for deliveries
• Interface with Customer Service Office and Outbound PM Supervisors regarding shorts, subs, and special instructions for drivers
• Review Sales Department-generated special instructions for routing and delivery
• Supervise driver arrival and departure on routes
• Ensure all drivers conduct pre-trip inspections
• Communicate any route changes or special instructions to drivers
• Gather route info and email routing report to appropriate teams
• Monitor daily route timelines via Telogis GPS tracking system
• Initiate daily late/second delivery coordination
• Act as the direct point person and emergency contact for drivers and for Ryder during specific working hours
• Inspect vehicles, equipment, and warehouse to ensure that they are safe and free of defects
• Drive trucks and use equipment to assist drivers as needed
• Evaluate work to ensure proper performance and use of equipment
• Prepare, compile, and submit reports on work activities, operations, or work-related accidents
• Collaborate with employees to assist in problem resolution
• Train new workers or assign training tasks to experienced workers.
• Review and appropriately respond to email requests and directives in a timely manner
• Provide excellent customer service at every opportunity
• Participate in efficient route planning
• Dispatch backhauls in a timely manner
• Collaborate with the Transportation Team, Transportation Manager, Customer Service Office personnel, and the Warehouse Supervisors
• Provide positive feedback to Transportation Team members
• Provide ideas and concerns and observations to the Transportation Manager
• Assist Outbound Operations Team
• Performs other duties as directed, developed or assigned.
• Punctuality and regular and reliable attendance.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
• Valid California Class A or B driver’s license and clean driving record
• 2-3 years delivery driving experience, preferably with a fresh produce company

OTHER SKILLS
• Familiarity with Bay Area traffic patterns is a plus.
• Read directions and use a street map or GPS to plot delivery route.
• Ability to maintain logs and records.
• Strong communication skills.
• Excellent customer service ability.
• Ability to respond to feedback from others.
• Ability to present oneself professionally in customer-facing situation.
• Conduct thorough pre-trip safety check.
• Must be able to adapt to changing conditions.
• Solution Oriented.
• Must be able to read, write and understand English.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
• Stand and walk or sit alternatively depending on specific needs of day.
• Have frequent need to perform the following physical activities: bending/stooping/squatting, climbing stairs, pushing, pulling, twisting, lifting and reaching above shoulders.
• Have constant need to perform standing and walking activities.
• Occasional need to perform the following physical activities: writing/typing, grasping/turning, finger dexterity.
• Lifting/carrying up to 50 lbs frequently.
• Vision requirements: constant need to complete forms, read reports, view computer screen. Frequent need to see small detail. Frequent need to see things clearly beyond arm’s reach.
• Hearing requirements: constant need to communicate over telephone and in person.

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Candidate must have knowledge, experience, and appropriate licensure to operate the following:
• Electric pallet jack
• Ride along pallet jack
• Bobtail truck
• 36ft and 48ft tractor trailer
• Computer: Microsoft Office. Must also be able to quickly learn new software.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
• Refrigerated warehouse environment with temperatures ranging from 32-70 degrees Fahrenheit.

compensation: DOE
employment type: full-time

The above is only a basic description of the position and it does not, nor is it intended to, outline all of the specifics of the responsibilities expected to be performed.

Earl’s Organic Produce provides a highly competitive compensation package, including medical, chiropractic, acupuncture, dental, vision, LTD and voluntary life, identity theft protection, plus a company-sponsored retirement program.

Earl’s Organic Produce is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We work to embrace diversity in all its forms and strive to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened and productive environment. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter, resume, and three references via email or come directly to:

Earls Organic Produce
2101 Jerrold Ave., Suite 100
San Francisco, CA 94124

HR@earlsorganic.com

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