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Receiving Associate - Indianapolis, IN

JOB SUMMARY: The Receiving Associate works in a cold and fast paced environment. The teammate must be able to adhere to company’s expectations and be able to perform all job functions as noted. This position must be able to follow directions from management.  The Receiving associate must be able to communicate well with all teammates in the company. The Receiver must support their direct Supervisor and other management to ensure that all in-coming product is being check in a daily basis. The Receiver must comply with all Company’s policies; this position requires to learn and to recognize all company’s products daily. The Receiver Teammate must learn the full production process within the 90-day probation period. He/she directly report to the Production Supervisor.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Unloads product throughout the day
  • Verifies orders of product coming in and ensures that company’s purchase orders are completed and received
  • Rates and marks all product accordingly to company’s standards and procedures
  • Must be able to make quick decisions to grade product based on quality and standards.
  • Discards substandard product/s
  • Places products in cooler accordingly to company’s procedures
  • Able to prioritize work assignments with the assistance of supervision
  • Actively participates in receiving processes
  • Packs when needed and when duties are completed in the Receiving department
  • Communicates well with other teammates, supervisor and manager
  • Reports any departmental discrepancies to the Supervisor right away
  • Reports any observed Safety and hazard concerns on production
  • Manages and rotates product/s in the coolers as needed
  • Must maintain a clean work area
  • Adheres to all company’s policies and procedures
  • Completes all required documentation
  • Performs other duties as assigned by direct supervisor or management

REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Good attendance
  • Flexible to work extended hours if needed
  • Receiving inventory experience preferred
  • Basic math
  • Flexible work schedule, including but not limited to weekends

PREFERRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Bi-lingual English & Spanish
  • 1 Yr. of experience in production or manufacturing

ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Positive attitude
  • Strong work ethic
  • Teamwork and flexibility to get the job done
  • Ability to work in a supervised setting
  • Excellent attention to detail

SGI utilizes E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. In the event you require reasonable accommodation to apply for this job, please contact our company and appropriate assistance will be provided.