Labeler

Job Description

Company: International Food Group Jacksonville
Location: US-FL-Jacksonville
Zip Code: 32209
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

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Overview:

At Sysco we understand that building a great company is just like creating a great product - you must have all the right ingredients. For us, those ingredients are the cultures, backgrounds, ideas, and experiences behind our diverse workforce that embody Sysco.  Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from the home.

 

As the export specialty division of Sysco, Sysco International Food Group, Inc. delivers the product selection, expertise, service and capabilities of the global leader in food service to the world. Every day, over 30 US based restaurant chains ranging from fine dining to quick service all rely on Sysco IFG to deliver their brand and unique customer experience to consumers in over 90 countries. 

 

We currently have an opening for a Labeler. This position is responsible for Application of accurate labels to cases for export.  Apply information to packaging due to country or customer requirements.  Information can be applied by printed adhesive labels, ink jet machine, or hand stamping.  Information includes translated food ingredients, whether or not a food contains genetically modified organisms (GMO’s), whether or not a non-food item can be used in conjunction with food, the production and expiration dates, item #’s, importer address, etc.

 

This terrific opportunity is located at Sysco IFG's facility in Jacksonville, FL.

Overview:

At Sysco we understand that building a great company is just like creating a great product - you must have all the right ingredients. For us, those ingredients are the cultures, backgrounds, ideas, and experiences behind our diverse workforce that embody Sysco.  Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from the home.

 

As the export specialty division of Sysco, Sysco International Food Group, Inc. delivers the product selection, expertise, service and capabilities of the global leader in food service to the world. Every day, over 30 US based restaurant chains ranging from fine dining to quick service all rely on Sysco IFG to deliver their brand and unique customer experience to consumers in over 90 countries. 

 

We are currently looking at qualified candidates in the position of Labeler.  The primary purpose of this position is to apply information to packaging due to country or customer requirements. 

 

This terrific opportunity is located at Sysco IFG's facility in Jacksonville, FL. 

 

Responsibilities:

The Labeler is primarily responsible for

 

  • Carefully opening cases with company approved and issued blades, removing inner packaging, and orienting product for correct placement of label.
  • Applying labels supplied by the Senior Labeler to the outer case of product.
  • Ensuring Production & Expiration Dates on labels match the manufacturer’s dates. 
  • Unpalletizing and re-palletizing product once labels are complete
  • Maintaining cleanliness of work area

 

Qualifications:

 

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • 1 year manufacturing or food industry experience preferred

 

 

The Labeler must be able to:

  • Work in varying temperatures- Dry dock temperature varies relative to outdoor conditions. Cooler dock temperature ranges from 32 degrees to 34 degrees.
  • Have strong attention to detail
  • Read and speak English. Spanish and Arabic literacy a plus.
  • Lift up to 50 lbs. often and up to 80 lbs occasionally

 

****Hazardous conditions may exist, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, material handling equipment and exposure to dust.

 

****Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis without future employment sponsorship

 

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