Warehouse Lead/Forklift Operator (multiple shifts available) in Bridgeport NJ

Chelten House Products
Warehouse Lead/Forklift Operator (multiple shifts available)
Job ID: 
Bridgeport NJ
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Job Types:
ForkLift Operator, Shipping/Receiving, Warehouse Labor

Chelten House - Warehouse Lead/Forklift Operators (Multiple Shifts available)

Who We Are:

  • Chelten House Products, Inc. is a fourth-generation, family-owned, food industry manufacturer, with facilities in Swedesboro, New Jersey. We are an essential business, and an industry leader, who prioritizes putting food on the table for the communities we serve. While we are widely recognized for our commitment to creating the finest tasting pasta sauces, salad dressings, salsas, ketchups, and other sauces and blends, we are contributing to something more, providing security and comfort in putting food on your family&##39;s table.
  • And while Chelten House offers competitive pay and benefits, the safety of you and your family takes precedence. Since the outbreak of COVID-19, Chelten House has implemented and enforced stringent safety measures, numerous social distancing protocols, and thorough return-to-work guidelines.

What We Have:

  • Competitive pay
  • Benefits such as medical, vision and dental
  • Company-wide perks, including, (7) paid holidays, employee appreciation events, and celebratory outings
  • Supplemental benefits including life insurance and 401k contributions
  • Safe work environments to reduce the transmission of COVID-19
  • Philanthropic endeavors and community involvement
  • Incentive-based Refer-a-Friend Program
  • Team training sessions and advancement opportunities
  • A diversified workforce committed to excellence and innovation
  • Transparent and accessible leadership team, including, monthly lunches with ownership
  • Convenient location for travel and commute
  • Shift flexibility and selection upon hire

What We Need:

  • We need a Warehouse Lead who is responsible for monitoring the work of associates in warehouse operators, such as, receiving, storing and picking raw material.

What You Will Do:

  • You will serve as a leader to specific team members assigned to your designated shift by performing duties such as assessing daily workloads, making/coordinating rotation of daily assignments for team members, conducting team meetings, devising/completion of daily team sheets, assisting in training, and resolving receiving, put away, and inventory issues
  • You will operate powered material moving equipment as needed and maintain appropriate certifications for use
  • You will maintain up to date Trainer qualifications
  • You will follow prioritized assignments, providing customer service support and ensure the completion of order fulfillment (picking, packing, manifesting), maintain inventory through put away, breakdowns, replenishment, and cycle count in a timely manner, meeting or exceeding productivity and quality standards.
  • You will perform physical picking, receiving, building, packing, and shipping of Sale Orders according to SOPs and as prioritized. Must meet or exceed productivity and quality standards
  • You will ensure assigned work area is cleaned daily, which includes sweeping, dusting, trash/box disposal, general straightening, etc.
  • You will perform the review and correction of unfulfilled orders having discrepancies to record and assign any errors, as necessary
  • You will ensure required training is up-to-date and compliant with all site and Quality requirements specific to the job
  • Evaluate the trainee and ensure the trainee is competent to perform job tasks according to SOPs and within all safety guidelines.

What You Need:

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • 6 months as a Distribution Associate
  • Power equipment experience preferred, training experience.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking warehouse environment
  • Strong attention to detail is critical
  • Must be able to pull complex orders accurately.
  • Basic computer skills required
  • 2 years on sit forklift down and 1-year stand forklift up experience.
  • Familiarity with Food GMP Requirements
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs. repeatedly
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Must be able to work Monday - Friday, some Saturdays are require

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