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Material Handler 2- 1st Shift Receiving

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Date: Jun 8, 2021

Location: Irwindale, CA, US, CA 91706

Company: Bonduelle


At Bonduelle, home of Ready Pac Foods, we believe nature is our future. When you work for us, you help provide consumers with healthy and delicious salad and snack options. We offer advancement opportunities, competitive pay and full benefits, all in a family environment. 




If you are interested in making a positive impact on your career, on others and on the planet, join us!

The Material Handler 2 in Receiving is responsible for picking and unloading product rapidly, verify order accuracy, and ensure proper storage and rotation. The Material Handler 2 in Receiving is also responsible for all line feeder and finished good rotator responsibilities. This position is exposed to multiple refrigerated areas within production. The schedule is 3 days on, 4 days off - depending on the week this will change. 12 hour shifts.


What you will Do:

  • Ensure compliance with and maintain all GMP/PPE/Safety, HACCP & Sanitation guidelines and processes.
  • Rotate product by date in the storage cooler while staying in rotation and picking correct product based on age. Maintain accurate inventory and perform routine cycle counts.
  • Transfer materials to the production room while ensuring production lines have all materials needed.
  • Ensure all orders are picked on correct pallets (iGPS, Chep, White wood) and wrap pallets. Separate pallets and store in appropriate designated areas.
  • Unload product in a timely manner and ensure all pertinent information is accurate for each BOL. Verify paperwork and system transactions are all accurate.
  • Move finished goods from production to the cooler and ensure proper product temperature.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


What you will Need:

  • GED/High School Diploma.
  • 2 years of forklift experience (some positions require stand-up forklift experience).
  • Ability to read, write and speak English; comprehension of basic math.
  • Ability to multi-task and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Willingness and flexibility to work in a cold, wet, fast-paced, 24 hour plant environment.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.


Related Success Metrics:

  • Performance efficiencies (fill rate, labor & yield), rework, OEE, production specification compliance, downtime communication.
  • FO, KPI, Quality Response, Consumer Complaints
  • Engagement Survey and RCE Phase Assessment results


Desired Traits:

  • Excellence- ability to deliver consistent quality results through sense of urgency and taking initiative, while also demonstrating flexibility to meet business needs.
  • People-minded- ability to foster mutual respect and positive relationships with co-workers, demonstrates listening skills and ensures physical safety of self and others.
  • Integrity- honors commitments, acts honestly and with accountability.
  • Fairness- ensures objectivity and sets a good example for others.


Physical Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to perform repetitive movements. The associate regularly works near moving mechanical parts and is regularly exposed to extreme cold. The associate frequently works in high, precarious places. The associate is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.


This description should not be construed to contain every responsibility that may be required to be performed by an incumbent in this job. Incumbents are required to perform other related functions assigned.


Bonduelle Fresh Americas is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is looking for diversity in candidates in employment.