Location: Waterbury, VT
AM Shift Hours: 7:00 am- 7:30 pm
PM Shift Hours: 7:00 pm- 7:30 am
Shift Pattern: 2/2/3
Background & Purpose of the Job
Ben & Jerry’s produces super premium ice cream known for its high quality and unique add-ins ranging from large chunks of bakery items, chocolate, nuts, sauces and candy pieces, all with their own quirky memorable names.
We make the best possible ice cream in the nicest way possible. It takes a variety of people and disciplines to deliver a taste bud-boggling odyssey great enough to take you all the way to the state of euphoria.
Our Vermont Manufacturing team is currently looking for a Warehouse Associate to support our Waterbury team.
Who You Are & What You’ll Do
Safely operate forklifts, pallet jacks, and Powered Industrial Trucks (PITs) in a variety of warehouse environments to load and unload shipments.
Utilize Extended Warehouse Management (EWM) system to receive, issue, and ship materials.
Perform cycle counts for inventory verification.
Ship and receive packages and distribute to appropriate locations.
Operate packaging machinery and palletization systems in compliance with finished product specifications.
Comply with all Safety and Good Manufacturing Processes (GMP) guidelines (including but not limited to):
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Lockout Tagout (LOTO) Working at Heights Fire Prevention Safe Start Machine Guarding
Comply with all OSHA guidelines (examples but not limited to):
Hazardous Material handling/labeling/storage
Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
Maintain work area in a neat, orderly and clean manner.
In addition there will be exposure to allergens such as dairy, eggs, tree nuts, coconut, peanuts, wheat (gluten), soybean and cinnamon.
High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Basic Math and English skills.
Basic understanding of Safety practices such as the use of PPE and SDS.
Knowledge of (GMPs) sufficient to perform tasks in manufacturing areas.
Basic understandings of inventory management systems and associated processes.
Basic computer skills.
Knowledge of quality specifications sufficient to identify concerns with raw materials, finished product, packaging, wrap and pallets.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Frequent work in cold climate freezer storage center (0-20 degrees F).
Previous experience operating forklifts / Powered Industrial Trucks a plus.
Previous experience using SAP / EWM a plus.
Additional compensation for Class A CDL drivers.
Ability to work independently or in a team setting.
Employment is subject to verification of pre-employment drug-screening results and background investigation.
This is a direct hire, full time position with a full benefits package(medical, dental, vision, 401K, profit sharing, tuition/fitness reimbursement, paid leaves, Qrtly Bonus payouts , etc.).
Benefits are effective the first day of hire(where applicable).
Covid-19 guidelines/protocols are enforced.
Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics by federal, state, or local law. For more information, please seeEqual Employment Opportunity Posters
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Employment is subject to verification of pre-screening tests, which may include drug screening, background check, credit check and DMV check.
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