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Warehouse Operator 1st shift

Company: Dairy Farmers of America
Location: Nashville
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY Our Purity Dairy has immediate job openings for fast paced and motivated warehouse operators to perform any combination of picking, pulling, and staging materials for operations, and receiving inventory. Additionally, warehouse operators are responsible for safely operating various material and handling equipment and machinery within a warehouse, production, or dock environment.
Purity Dairy is a farmer-owned brand of Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a dairy marketing cooperative owned by more than 12,500 family farmers. Our mark matters and it represents the wholesomeness of dairy that we share with our communities and loved ones. DFA manufactures a variety of dairy products, including cheese, butter, fluid milk, ice cream, dairy ingredients and more, under well-known and established regional brands. Our fingerprints touch thousands of brands across the marketplace, and we're passionate about delivering the simple pleasures of dairy to people everywhere, straight from our family farm-owners. At Purity Dairy we create milk and cultured products and are proud to provide families with fresh, delicious dairy.
By joining DFA, you can help us continue to make a difference that matters. We care deeply about the well-being of our neighbors and friends, and we celebrate the diversity of our company and our world. It takes an incredible team to deliver the goodness of dairy and enrich our communities - come join us!
SCHEDULE: M-F 1st shift 6 AM- 2:30 PM BENEFITS: -- 401(k) with company contribution -- Competitive pay -- Paid vacation and holidays -- Career growth opportunities - we promote from within! -- Comprehensive healthcare benefits -- Service recognition and employee rewards -- Employee referral program -- Tuition reimbursement -- Uniforms provided -- Work for dairy farm familiesREQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma or GED preferred *
Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimal *
Effective verbal and written communications skills *
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment *
Must be able to pass all pre-employment screenings including drug, background and criminal checks *
Must be able to stand, walk, pull, push, reach and bend virtually the entire shift *
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and assist others when lifting is necessary and manually stack and move cases up to 6-8 cases high *
Must be able to work in a wet environment and work in an environment where temperature is maintained at 35-40 degrees Fahrenheit *
Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends and holidays (if applicable - adjust as needed) *
May occasionally be exposed to cleaning chemicals *
May be exposed to nut allergens if working in ice cream plant (remove if not applicable)
(if applicable for higher skilled level positions -copy/paste and insert into above requirements)
Minimum six months experience in operating a forklift in a high efficiency environment *
Minimum six months experience related to manufacturing environment *
Must have forklift operator's certification *
Must be able to pass a written and driving forklift skills test
DFA is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO is The Law - click here for more information EEO Statement California applicants, click here for information regarding the data collection notice for California Consumer Privacy Act.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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