Both first and second shift positions are currently available!
Operate Tea Blending and packaging machinery meeting all productivity, quality, and accuracy standards established.
Loads tea into bins to be weighed blended and packaged.
Learn the blending process for teas and prepares blends according to established formulas.
Performs tea blending and packaging set-up using established procedures as guidelines and making adjustments as needed.
Records final production numbers and ensures verification of final counts and management of inventory.
Follows established tea quality standards.
Follows Good Manufacturing Practices guidelines and OSHA Safety standards at all times.
Clean and perform regular maintenance equipment in the tea packaging area per maintenance schedules and as directed by Team Leader.
Operate all basic material handling and maintenance equipment adhering to company safety guidelines (i.e., ladders, pallet jacks, two-wheel dollies, four-wheeled carts, tape guns, box knives.)
Unload, load, and stock finished product on pallets, shelves and floor rack
Perform end-of-day completion responsibilities (i.e., general clean-up), count/audit of production sheets/tally sheets, etc.)
Performs all related job duties as required.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Reliability is paramount
Must demonstrate flexibility to meet quickly changing production schedules
Must be able to perform heaving lifting (lift up to 100 pounds) and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Must be able to operate mechanical equipment
Forklift experience required
Good communication and organizational skills. Detail oriented.
Basic math skills (ability to do "on the fly math")
Able to take direction and work under pressure
Able to accurately follow directions and established formulas.
Able to perform physical requirements of position
Able to work well with a team
At Whole Foods Market we provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all team members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Whole Foods Market hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the position to be filled.