Warehouse Associate

Location: GH Foods Sacramento, CA


The Warehouse Associate is responsible for the unloading, loading, picking, staging running and movement of raw, finished and in-process goods. The Warehouse Associate performs the assigned duties and responsibilities while maintaining a safe work environment and following the assigned policies and procedures.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Safely operates material handling equipment (MHE) such as electric rider pallet jack, stand up pacer, stand up reach lift, sit-down propane lift, man up cherry picker.
  • Receive, move, and ship materials physically or systematically with the use of RF and warehouse management systems.
  • Complete necessary paperwork and in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Maintain traceability throughout the receiving, picking, and shipping process.
  • Adhere to all safety and food safety procedures.


Qualifications and Education Requirements

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This position does not have direct supervision over any positions.


Competency: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Oral Communication – Speaks and understands so as to follow directions and get clarification; Responds well to questions.
  • Written Communication – Able to read and interpret written information.
  • Organizational Support – Follows policies and procedures. Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time. Supports organization’s goals and values.
  • Planning/Organizing – Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently.
  • Professionalism – Approaches others in a tactful manner. Able to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Adaptability – Manages competing demands; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events. Demonstrated ability to accept change and be a proponent of change in meeting customers’ needs, as well as needed.
  • Attendance/Punctuality – Is consistently at work and on time. Works a schedule to ensure that sanitation goals and responsibilities are executed.  Follows company procedures when absent.
  • Dependability – Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments. Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.


Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education/Experience Level, Certificates, Licenses, and REGISTRATIONS:


Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions.  Ability to organize strategies and trends to communicate with others by various means including; verbal and electronic presentations.


Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure.  Excellent analytical skills and the ability to maintain adequate inventories while maintaining in-stock conditions at store level.


Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks.


Computer Skills: Intermediate computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access).  Ability to read computer generated reports.


Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Food Safety & Food Security Responsibilities:

All persons within the company have responsibilities to ensure that threats to the safety and security of our final product are minimized.  Responsibilities for this position include;

  • Compliance with GH Foods’ Good Manufacturing Practices [GMPs]
  • Reporting any unauthorized persons in or about the facility as well as incidents of employee tampering to management.
  • Understanding basic concepts of food borne illness.
  • Comply with all food labeling requirements as determined by specific job within company.
  • Verify and record identity of all visitors into the facility.

Note to Recruiters and Third Party Placement Agencies:

Renaissance Food Group will not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward unsolicited agency resumes to our website or to any RFG employee. RFG will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Any unsolicited resumes received will be considered property of RFG and will be processed accordingly.

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