Duties & Responsibilities:
The position is perfect for an organized and energetic person who enjoys a physically active lifestyle, and likes to work collaboratively with other team members to get things done.
The warehouse team helps to distribute produce across our growing warehouse. You’ll put cases of product away in our fridges, move product from the fridges onto shelves in our warehouse, and also move product back into the fridges. It’s one happy (and healthy) cycle! But the circulation of product requires careful organization and documentation to ensure things are stored properly, consolidated without being damaged, and rotated using a first-in first-out system, among other things.
You’ll also be asked to assess quality of produce, to help with general organization and cleanliness in the warehouse, and to do pick-ups from some of our amazing suppliers.
You will be responsible for making sure our warehouse and warehouse equipment is in a good state of repair, as well as maintaining a constant awareness of safety along with a clean and safe warehouse
As team lead, you’ll both be part of the team doing the work and also coordinating the activities of your teammates on the floor, ensuring things are happening properly and efficiently. You’ll be supported by our Management Team and others in the organization.
The perfect candidate will be:
Compensation: The starting rate is $22.00 per hour (+ discount on organic produce) + benefits after 3 months and the opportunity to work with nice people and help build a nice organization that you can believe in.
Hours: This position’s hours would be Monday to Friday 6:30 am – 2:30 pm (though there might be the option to work Sunday through Thursday if that was preferable).
Please note we always strive to have an 8 hour day, and this is usually achievable. However, there are some days when you may have to work longer than 8 hours.
We’re building a local food movement right here in Toronto and we’re one of the fastest growing companies in Canada. The next few years will be the most exciting, challenging and fastest moving that we’ve ever had.
Our main headquarters are located in East Toronto and is around 20,000+ square feet. We have approximately 90 employees at our Toronto location (80-85% of which are warehouse/packer/drivers). We’re a progressive organization and we’re focused on the overall happiness, health and balance/mindfulness of our staff.
How to Apply:
Please forward your resume with cover letter describing why you would be a good fit, the reason that you stopped working at your last position and your favorite band to email@example.com . Please don’t call or drop by our warehouse as it’s a busy and spiritual place that must not be disturbed. Best of luck!
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Aug 1 2019 ID: 54353