Warehouse Maintenance Associate

Job Description

Company: FreshPoint Denver
Location: US-CO-Denver
Zip Code: 80216
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

More information about this job:

 

OVERVIEW:

FreshPoint, a Sysco company 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.

 Warehouse Maintenance Associate 

                                                                                             

OVERVIEW:

FreshPoint is North America’s largest exclusively owned produce distributor. We purchase unique and seasonal products that support local farms and growers. But we’re much more than just produce.  At FreshPoint, we’re all about People. Passion. Produce!  If you want an opportunity to join a company focused on healthy living, environmental stewardship, and growing not only produce but your career, then read on and find what’s waiting for you at FreshPoint.

POSITION SUMMARY

Opportunity is knocking... FreshPoint Denver has immediate job openings for dependable Warehouse Maintenance staff. This position is responsible for  helping maintain all power equipment, Production machinery, and all areas of building maintenance in a timely, efficient and cost-effective manner.   As a Company of Sysco Corporation, we offer excellent benefits as well as growth opportunity.

Educational Requirements

  •                 High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  •                 Basic reading and written skills
  •                 Basic computer skills (Microsoft office)

 

Experience Required

 

Two years on-the-job maintenance experience with electric pallet jacks and electric forklifts.

Understanding of general building maintenance, refrigeration, plumbing, processing equipment, and welding.

Must have light electrical understanding and installation ability.

Small engine repair experience a plus

Other skilled trade experiences a plus

Bilingual is a plus

Good Driving Record

 

 

Specific Responsibilities:

 

1.       Repair forklifts, pallet jacks, and processing equipment in a timely and efficient manner.

2.       Perform preventative maintenance and adhere to written schedule.

3.       Maintain all power equipment batteries and chargers.

4.       Ability to track and complete work orders.

5.       Maintain a working inventory of parts, supplies and tools.

6.       Keep logs and files to comply with HACCP and AIB.

7.       Perform other job duties as assigned by Supervisor

8.       Must follow all Sysco and FreshPoint Safety rules and regulations

9.      Order paper goods and materials as needed

 

Physical Requirements:

        

      Must be able to use mechanics tools and equipment effectively

      Able to lift 75 lb. parts and supplies.

      Stand for extended periods of time, bend, stoop, reach, push, pull, squat, turn body, and walk.

      Handle and feel objects and/or equipment controls; reach with hands and arms.

      Must have the ability to talk and hear; must be able to hear warning horns on moving machinery and equipment.

      Specific vision abilities required to perform this job include close and distance vision, depth perception.

      Must exhibit a high level of endurance, energy, and strength to successfully perform position.

      Able to work in confined spaces and awkward positions.

 

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, an associate regularly works near moving mechanical apparatus and is regularly exposed to vibration and moderate to high noise levels. The work environment includes congested and high traffic areas, slippery floors, working alongside forklifts, pallet jacks, electric walk behind jacks and hand carts. Walking and working is done on concrete flooring. Some duties are performed in the warehouse and will require work to be done in varying temps. Temperatures range from 34 in the coolers to 95 degrees Fahrenheit or above outdoors. The shift end-time fluctuates with the employer’s daily needs. The associate occasionally works in high and precarious places.

 

Schedule - Open availability- Flexible to work nights and weekends when needed

 

Our Benefits Package Includes :

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Care
  • 401k - Matched
  • Sysco Stock Purchase Option at 15% discount
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Monthly Appreciation Lunch
  • On Line University (free of Charge to our Associates)
  • Fun family Atmosphere
  • Perks at work Discount Program
  • Direct Deposit
  • Focused Recognition Programs

 

FreshPoint/Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran or disabled status or any other characteristics protected by federal, state or local law.

 

 

 

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

 

FreshPoint, a Sysco company 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