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Produce Inspector

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Gordon Food Service Houston , TX 77020

Posted 5 months ago

$16.76/hour

Mon-Fri 5am-2pm no weekends
11303 Antoine Dr., Houston TX 77066-4429

Benefits after 30 days!

Experience a world where hard work and great pay create a place where you can learn by doing, meet new challenges, work alongside some of the greatest team members around, and have a little fun along the way.

Our manually operated distribution centers hire some of the best athletes in the business!

Take a look at what it's like to be a selector or packer within our manual distribution center:

$16.76/hour

Mon-Fri 5am-2pm no weekends
11303 Antoine Dr., Houston TX 77066-4429

Benefits after 30 days!

A Produce Inspector is responsible for inspecting incoming and existing Gordon Food Service (GFS) distribution center inventory. You will conduct daily cooler inventory audits and proactively communicate inventory and quality conditions.

Essential Functions of this role:

  • Performs quality inspections of incoming loads of fresh produce during scheduled work hours.

  • Trains, coordinates and monitors other staff performing inspection activity as appropriate.

  • Performs daily cooler inspections to verify quality and dates of perishables prior to pick.

  • Authorizes proper product disposition and inventory adjustment activity as a result of pulling or transferring products.

  • Proactively communicates refusals and failed deliveries to sales force to ensure advance notification.

For this position:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED degree

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Food Service, Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology or related field preferred.

  • HACCP Certified preferred

  • Two years previous food product development and food quality assurance experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Demonstrate strong organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to multi-task, establishing appropriate priorities

  • Must have knowledge of food regulations (FDA, USDA and/or CFIA).

  • Knowledge spreadsheet, word processing, database, email and internet software applications.

Working Conditions:

  • While performing the responsibilities of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, and walk or hear. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts and extreme cold. The employee must be mobile and must occasionally bend and lift 55 pounds and/or move up to 100 pounds.

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Be part of an amazing culture where what matters to you, matters to us!

Gordon Food Service values our customers and understands that their success is largely dependent upon their workforce. To demonstrate our commitment to our partnership, we will require any candidate who works for a Gordon Food Service customer to provide a letter of support from their management if they are selected for the interview process.

Benefits

We take care of each other at Gordon Food Service. Employees love our competitive benefit plans, which include all the things you would expect and a few that you might not! Click here for more details.

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Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, please submit your request to talent@gfs.com and use the words "Accommodation Request" in your subject line. Please keep in mind this method is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability.

All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco-free.

Gordon Food Service is a drug-free workplace and drug tests all employees.


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