Production Clerk - SC1/PK-1st Shift

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Date: Jun 7, 2023

Location: Swedesboro, NJ, US, NJ 08085

Company: Bonduelle

By joining Bonduelle, you will commit to our mission: inspire transition toward a plant-based diet to contribute to people’s well-being and planet health. With a long term vision, our family-run company feeds more than 100 countries thanks to our 14,600 associates around the world.

Well established in the United States, our business unit includes 4 production facilities with more than 3,200 associates. We process fresh vegetables, salads and meal solutions with our own brands: Ready Pac Foods®, Bistro®, Ready Snax®, Cool Cuts® and Bonduelle Fresh Picked™. Join us and make a positive and sustainable impact on yourself, on others and the planet!


Position Summary:

The Production Clerk role within our manufacturing plants supports our overall production team as they drive production to the highest safety, quality and efficiency standards. This position requires work exposure in multiple areas in our refrigerated production environment. Specifically, this role is responsible for the allocation of inventory for raw and finished product, in addition to the continuous supply of product to the production line.

What you will Do:

  • Ensure compliance with and maintain all GMP/PPE/Safety, SQF, HACCP, Sanitation guidelines and processes.
  • Maintain an uninterrupted flow of product, understand product specifications and adherence to production schedule
  • Calculate yields, and Modified OEE and visual checks of defect, FO's, size, color, quality, etc. and visual checks of lot numbers, code dates to reflect corresponding work orders.
  • Print identification tag (license plate) and match code dates, lot numbers, etc.
  • Dispense raw product in bin, feeding the conveyor (20lbs-30lbs).
  • Move 300lbs-1500lbs of: boxes/ finished goods / raw goods, using a pallet jack
  • Repetitive motions including bending / lifting/ pushing/ pulling of: boxes/ finished goods / raw goods, using a pallet jack (30lbs-35/50lbs)
  • Understand DSI Scanner Functions to allocate inventory to various production work orders.
  • Knowledge & understanding of how to maintain a safe work environment, maintain a clean work area, works safely around moving equipment & conveyors in wet environment and report all accidents and safety concerns to Department Leadership immediately.
  • Communicate verbally & in writing to complete required documentation.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


What you will Need:

  • Knowledge of GMP's &, Safety Guidelines and HACCP & Sanitation guidelines & processes.
  • Comprehension of basic math skills.
  • Understand yield standards and product specifications.
  • Willingness to work in a cold environment.
  • Ability to perform under minimal supervision.
  • Reading, Writing, Speaking English.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Able to work flexible schedule & ability to work in a fast paced environment..
  • Ability to understand plant KPI's (production, quality & safety).
  • Ability to be crossed trained & multitask in multiple positions.
  • GED/High School Diploma Preferred.
  • Bonduelle Fresh Americas requires its employees to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19, where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation. If you are unable to provide proof of vaccination, you will be required to provide proof of a COVID test on a weekly basis.


Related Success Metrics:

  • Performance efficiency, Rework, OEE, Product Specification compliance.
  • FO, KPI, Consumer Complaints
  • Fill Rate and labor and yield efficiencies
  • 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 and have the ability to frequently move, push, or carry items up to 50lbs. 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.

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