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Outbound Selector (Night Shift)

Morrisville, North Carolina

Job Description

Company: FreshPoint Raleigh
Location: US-NC-Morrisville
Zip Code: 27560
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0


More information about this job:



This is a Warehouse position responsible for operating an electric  pallet jack or forklift, selecting the correct products from warehouse racking, labeling product using SOS label technology, palletizing product as it is selected to build customer orders, and delivering product to the dock in a safe and efficient manner. 


This position requires working {6:00pm until end-of-shift} until all product is accurately selected and loaded.  Overtime hours and working weekends and holidays are required in order to successfully fill customers’ orders.  


Must be able to work Sunday thru Friday with early morning end times.




  • Meet or exceed minimum efficiency levels established through an engineered production standard.  Requires working rapidly at a constant pace for the entire shift, in a fast paced environment. 
  • Meet or exceed established cases per error goals.
  • Develop a good working knowledge of product, placement, and inventory control techniques and procedures.



  • Must ensure customer satisfaction by shipping the correct product, a quality product, correct product quantity, and proper loading to protect the product.
  • Hand select orders within various warehouse environments of fluctuating temperatures, including Dry, Cooler, and Freezer
  • Operate assigned WMS unit to scan product and create labels; correctly scan and place labels on product.
  • Stack product on pallets in accordance with proper selecting procedures {i.e.: no stacking heavy-on-light, labels facing out, etc.}.
  • Operate an electric pallet jack or forklift to transport product.
  • Stage pallets for loading on proper dock locations.
  • Properly shrink-wrap product on loading dock to secure for delivery.
  • Responsible for cleaning designated area at the end of the shift as dictated by management.
  • Strictly adhere to company Proper Work Techniques and Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Adheres to all safety rules, guidelines, policies, and procedures at all times without exception.
  • Observes sanitation requirements in order to comply with Company policy and food safety inspection agencies.
  • Attend all required company meetings.
  • Perform any additional tasks as directed by management personnel.



  • Conforms to appropriate equipment operation rules and practices in an effort to reduce accidents and injuries.
  • Ensure all power equipment maintenance reports are properly verified and completed for all pre-trip / post-trip inspections in accordance with OSHA regulations and FreshPoint policies / procedures.
  • Maintain, secure and safely operate all assigned equipment, including but not limited to hand cart, pallets, load bars, and personal protective equipment.
  • Ensures that assigned equipment is maintained and clean and reports repair or service needs to the Safety Manager in an effort to reduce equipment damage.
  • Ensures the availability of fully operational equipment at all times {i.e.: plug batteries into power outlet}.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent required, with an Associate’s or Bachelor's degree strongly preferred.
  • One or more years’ experience in a warehouse environment. Previous experience operating an electric pallet jack and/or forklift.



  • Obtain a Powered Industrial Equipment Certification from Sysco within first two weeks.



  • Ability to plan and organize work activities; communicate effectively both orally and written; analyze and disseminate numerical data; manage work time efficiently; follow procedures and policies; develop and follow a schedule; identify and solve problems.
  • Ability to interact effectively as a leader or team member and work collaboratively with other departments.
  • Ability to effectively listen, understand, and respond positively with the appropriate sense of urgency.
  • Ability to adapt to changing assignments and multiple priorities/tasks.
  • Ability to prioritize work and perform well under pressure while successfully meeting all deadlines.                   
  • Ability to apply all relevant policies in a consistent, timely and objective manner.
  • Ability to work in a disciplined manner and capable of following established procedures, practices and comply with local, state and federal regulations.
  • Ability to manage the pressures and stress associated with a deadline-oriented atmosphere and customer service issues.  Demonstrates skill in making independent decision in support of company policies and procedures in a timely manner.



  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 
    • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and climb or balance. The associate is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Frequently lift product that weighs 1-75 pounds, up to 100 pounds; frequently reach up to 72 inches; constantly bend and twist while operating a pallet jack and/or forklift, retrieving items from lower shelf areas.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.



  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.
    • While performing the duties of this job, the associate is regularly exposed to wet, hot, extreme cold and/or humid conditions; and moving mechanical parts. While performing the duties of this job, the associate works non-traditional business hours including evenings, nights, weekends, and occasional holidays. The associate is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places. The vibration and noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


NOTICE:  The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the environment and level of work being performed by this job. This job description in no way states or implies that the duties and responsibilities listed are the only tasks to be performed by the associate in this job. The associate will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by his or her supervisor.


Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  This job description supersedes prior job descriptions.  When duties and responsibilities change and develop, the job description will be reviewed and is subject to changes of business necessity.


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 63642