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Produce Receiver Saturdays

Produce Receiver Saturdays

Job ID 
2017-1479
Job Locations 
CA-AB-Calgary
Category 
Warehouse Operations & Delivery
Type 
Regular Full-Time

More information about this job

Overview

Would you like to be a part of a growing and dedicated team who work to provide sustainable solutions in our own communities? SPUD (Sustainable Produce Urban Delivery) was created by and grown with passion, grit, and a vision of how business and local partnerships ought to be. Plus, it helps that we get to work with delicious and organic food all day. Channel your own passion and take your career to the next level by joining one of our talented teams!

SPUD.ca is looking for a Part-time Produce Receiver for our Calgary, AB warehouse (#3 3200 14th Avenue NE). This position is Saturdays 12:00- 8:00 pm.

We are growing and love to promote from within plus you will receive 20% off of all our cool, local products!


What you'll do

  • Receive inbound produce orders, verifying count, expiration dates and quality
  • Maintain produce quality through returns of sub-standard products, ensuring proper storage & rotation, and continuous team education & focus
  • Conduct daily inventory counts, manage inventory locations, and manage daily waste & spoilage
  • Regular communication with Produce Purchasing department
  • Stock the produce line 
  • Assist Produce Prep team, as required
  • Work as a team to accurately pack customer orders on time, with care and an eye for detail- making their grocery dreams come true!
  • Restock shelves and update inventory on a daily basis to ensure the freshest food is always readily available.
  • Work in a warehouse environment; we have large walk-in coolers, so being comfortable working in a chilly environment, continuously on a daily basis, is really important.
  • Other duties as assigned

Our compensation package consists of

  • $13.60 per hour to start
  • 20% discount on all of our products on spud.ca
  • 4% vacation accrual

What you'll need

  • Must have a valid Class 5 Driver's License 
  • Must be available Saturdays on a permanent basis.
  • Experience working with produce is an asset.
  • Experience in a warehouse setting and/or within the grocery industry would be terrific!
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs comfortably, and be on your feet throughout the day.
  • Ability to work comfortably in a cooler all day
  • Punctuality and productivity. 
  • Ability to make quick quality decisions.
  • Team spirit and willingness to work together.
  • Enthusiasm, energy, and a positive attitude! 
  • Interest in joining a fun loving, fast moving company.

About SPUD

SPUD is more than just an online grocery company; we have a deep passion for local and organic foods and have set out on a journey to support healthy families. We are entrepreneurial, humble, have a resilient drive to succeed and we really love our customers.

Our local food movement involves delivering local and organic groceries to homes and offices with four Western Canadian locations in Edmonton, Calgary, Victoria and Vancouver. In each location, we hire locally, buy locally, and deliver locally. We work to simplify and enrich the lives of our customers, staff, suppliers and community partners. 


Our Core Values:

  • FIGHT to Create Amazing Customer Experiences Worth Sharing
  • Have a Passion for Sustainable Food
  • Be Open to the Perspective of Others
  • Learn, Grow and Win as a Team
  • Be Scrappy and Own It
  • Find the Fun Together


SPUD.ca is a certified B Corporation who is committed to solving social and environmental problems. Some of these efforts involve the following five things we do:

  1. We package our items in reusable bins to eliminate unnecessary packaging.
  2. We recycle, and help you recycle too.
  3. We work to reduce food waste and compost.
  4. We buy local products and list food miles.
  5. We have a strict Sustainable Purchasing Policy for all of our food.


SPUD is an equal opportunity employer.