Material Handler 2 - Shipping (1st Shift)

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Date: May 24, 2023

Location: Irwindale, CA, US, CA 91706

Company: Bonduelle

Position: Material Handler 2 - Shipping
Department: Warehouse 
Reports To: Warehouse Team Lead
Salary Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Irwindale, Calif.
Pay Range: $20.00/hr


What if your job had a real impact? 
By joining Bonduelle, the world leader in ready-to-use plant-based food, you are deciding to make a positive & sustainable impact on yourself, others & the planet. You will play an active part in our mission: "inspire the transition toward a plant-based diet to contribute to people's well-being & planet health". Bonduelle is a family-run company of 14,600 people which provides over 100 countries with vegetables. 


Well established in the United States, our business unit includes 4 production facilities with more than 3,200 associates. We process fresh vegetables, salads & meal solutions with our own br&s: Ready Pac Foods® & Bistro®.


Join us at Bonduelle to start an adventure where people come first & contribute to a better future through plant-based food!

Position Summary:
The Material Handler 2 in Shipping is responsible for picking and unloading products rapidly, verifying order accuracy, and ensuring
proper storage and rotation.  This position is exposed to multiple refrigerated areas within production.  

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 the correct product based on age. 
  • Pick orders and stage by route. Responsible for loading the product onto the correct truck in the correct sequence to ensure the customer receives their product. 
  • Locate products in the JDE/DSI system into the designated location using a scanner. 
  • Ensure all orders are picked on correct pallets (iGPS, Chep, White wood) and wrap pallets. 
  • Move finished goods from production to the cooler and ensure proper product temperature. 
  • Inspect trailers for any odor or holes and confirm the chute is clean. Ensure trailers are locked in the dock door. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
GED/High School Diploma.

  • 1-3 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.
  • Demonstrated ability to have good judgment.
  • Some specialized training such as warehouse clerk type roles with computer experience and / or inventory type roles /exposure.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Other skills, systems experience, competencies (results oriented…), computer abilities
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and collaborate up and down the organization
  • A proven track record of results with a bias for action
  • A passion for learning and a craving to work in a fun culture

Bonduelle Fresh Americas does not require employees to be COVID-19 vaccinated and/or boostered at this time, but does require disclosure of vaccination status and supporting documents. Bonduelle Fresh Americas reserves the right to modify any internal policies, including safety policies, as needed and in compliance with all applicable laws.
Bonduelle Fresh Americas is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe in hiring individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to create a workforce that truly reflects our communities. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to veterans and individuals with disabilities or special needs during the application process and employment. If you need assistance, please contact us at (626) 856-8686 or