Location: Woodlake, CA

Experience and Education Requirements:

  • Forklift Certified
  • A Bachelor’s degree and/ or 2 years’ experience in the post-harvest field is a plus
  • Maintenance and mechanically inclined
  • Basic Chemistry knowledge required, Microbiology experience a plus
  • Pesticide and Chemical Training required
  • Ability to work independently and work well with others
  • Must be willing and able to lift 60lbs and be able to properly and safely handle bulky items
  • Must be willing to obtain required certification to comply with job as well as food safety requirements

 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Completes all safety-training programs and follows all safety procedures required by Fruit Growers Supply Company.
  • Wax Deliveries adhering to all safety procedures and requirements (truck checklist, loading/strapping tote/pallet, loading drums)
  • Cleaning totes, drums, mix tanks, storage tanks, etc.
  • Unload trucks, Recycling, Housekeeping, Forklift Check
  • Safety Inspections (fire extinguishers, eyewash, ladders)
  • Propane (Loading/unloading, transport and filling, paperwork)
  • Assist in Wax Production operation
  • Requires PCQI-will need to obtain PCQI license
  • Assist with Inventory Spot Check
  • Assist on Physical Inventory (Frequency will change)
  • Assist in Quality Control
  • Assist and follow Preventative Controls (Food Safety)
  • Assist in preparing Food Safety Paperwork
  • Serve as back up in Preventative Controls (Food Safety)
  • Assist in Cycle Counts High Movers/Finished Goods
  • Assist on weekly cycle counts for all raw materials, assist in researching discrepancies and then submit for adjustments
  • Assist in preparing for physical inventory and provide assistance in researching discrepancies 

General Responsibilities and Skills: Subject to Change      

  • Ability to handle numerous and challenging projects simultaneously (multi task)
  • Ability to develop effective relationships with Company personnel and customers
  • Ability to act all times professionally and respectfully toward co-workers and third parties with whom the Company does business
  • Maintain consistency in work habits and interactions with co-workers and third parties.
  • Maintain dependability standards set by management
  • Maintain regular attendance and excellent punctuality
  • Comply with all Company and departmental policies and procedures; alert management to ethical violations
  • Interact face-to-face, by phone or by electronic means with member packinghouses, co-workers, team members, management and other Company personnel on a daily basis to accomplish duties and responsibilities
  • Communicate well with others in accomplishing assigned tasks/functions.
  • Work collaboratively with others
  • Cope well with pressure
  • Be service oriented
  • Act with honesty and integrity toward the Company, its employees and customers

Fruit Growers Supply Company is a dynamic organization and is continually evaluating changes to meet the needs of our customers.  The duties of our employees will change to reflect the changing needs of the company.  This job description, while highly descriptive of the representative duties of the position, is not meant to be all-inclusive.  Other duties may arise which are not specifically written.  It is expected that employees will follow all reasonable and legal instructions of their supervisor when asked.

Email us with your resume and cover letter hr@fruitgrowers.com or apply below