Produce Specialist

  • HelloFresh
  • Aurora, Colorado
  • Apr 07, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

Produce Specialist Reports To: Produce Supervisor Pay Range: $14/hr USA - AuroraGreen Chef is the leading and first certified organic meal kit company in the US. We are passionate about making it easier to eat healthfully at home. Founded in September of 2014, Green Chef is already a national force with hundreds of employees and tens of thousands of customers relying on us to help them eat well. In 2018, HelloFresh Inc. saw something special in Green Chef and brought it into the Hello Fresh family. Green Chef is now part of one of the fastest growing startups in the US, and part of the world's largest meal kit family as we tirelessly work to disrupt the food industry. We remain focused on delivering healthy, organic meals, designed for busy people. At Green Chef, we believe in creating thoughtful food experiences from planting to plating. We strive to create greater interaction and meaningful connections with the food that nourishes us, the people who provide it, and the ones we share it with. Green Chef offers a variety of specialty lifestyle plans including Keto, Paleo, Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-Free, Omnivore, and Carnivore. The Produce Specialist is responsible for the continuous quality of received produce, as well as the rotation of product and ensuring availability of product for daily production. Essential Functions: Receive/check-in all produce orders Computer knowledge in Google Docs, Excel, and basic data entry QC of all produce; ensure that all produce sold is of the highest quality possible Responsible for rejection of incoming produce that is not of quality standards Ensure accurate inventory of all produce Establish handling and rotation procedures for all produce items Manage the organization of all produce for production Manage all produce handling processes (inventory, storage practices, and QC care practices) Oversee production line handling of produce items to ensure proper prep methods are followed Coordinate with Warehouse Manager, Produce Manager and Produce Buyer to develop accurate loss percentage on each produce item Regular and timely attendance Physical Demands: Must be able to stand on your feet and work between 8-12 hours per shift Must be able to grasp objects and lift up to 60lbs. Able to work in a cold freezer area located in a walk-in freezer kept at between 35-50 degrees Preferably has forklift experience (but not mandatory) Preferably has warehouse management system experience Required Experience/Education: Previous warehouse experience Attention to detail and quality control Able to work as part of a team and individually High School Diploma or equivalent Non-Essential Functions: Promptly communicate all safety related issues and concernsAny and all other functions as determined by management Supervisory Responsibilities: None Perks: PTOMedicalDentalVisionVoluntary Life and ADShort Term DisabilityPet InsuranceDaily meal and snacksOur team is diverse, high-performing and international, helping us to create a truly inspiring work environment in which you will thrive!It is the policy of Green Chef and HelloFresh not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran. Are you up for a challenge?