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Bulk Materials Receiver

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Location: Bristol, VA, United States
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You already LOVE us and the SNACKS WE MAKE!

Chips, Cookies, Crackers, Wafers, Cheese Curls, Popcorn, Tortilla Chips... yeah, we make them ALL! Shearer's is the company behind all your favorite snack brands.

We have over 5,000 associates in 14 state-of-the-art manufacturing and warehouse sites in North America that produce over 800 million pounds of snacks per year. Did you know that we buy 20% of all the potatoes grown in the US? WOW!

And we know what you're can I get my hands on some free goodies? Our team members can take home free snacks!

Bulk Raw Materials Receiver

Full-Time Days (8am-4pm)

Starting Rate $17.34/hour

Your seat at the best snacks table:

The primary function as part of the Bulk Raw Materials team is to ensure that daily safety, quality and production goals are met. The Bulk Receiver will be responsible for ensuring all storage of raw materials aligns with the company standards and expectations.

The Receiving Team Member will be responsible for physically, systematically and properly receiving, inspecting, storing, rotating, counting and staging of all materials. The team member will be expected to keep the work area clean at all times at a level consistent with the high standards of food manufacturing. This team member will also have the responsibility of supplying materials to the production team, as well as all other duties as assigned. This position reports to the Warehouse Supervisor.

What you bring to the party:

  • Responsible for following all safety policies, compliance of GMP's procedures, JSA's and the dawning of proper PPE where required.
  • Follows and models all company procedures and policies, acting as a role model for other employees.
  • Loads, unloads and transfers materials within or near the plant, yard or work site, performing any combination of following duties.
  • Must be willing to work in outside environment
  • Must be willing to climb rail cars for testing/removing seals
  • Must be willing to open rail cars for venting
  • Must be willing to move transporter for unloading corn
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Excellent communication skills, including a respectful communication style
  • Initiative: takes initiative by first identifying and dealing with issues proactively, then seizing those opportunities which arise and persistently coming up with solutions
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Thirst for knowledge and new skills as they relate to your job
  • Overall concern for the developmental of a fellow team member, group of peers, or entire team
  • Willing and able to lift up to 80 pounds numerous times a day
  • Ability to work flexible hours with advance notice.
  • Ability to work overtime (including but not limited to a rotating Saturday).
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining safety and quality priorities
  • Must be willing to be certified in the operation of forklifts

We offer a variety pack of benefits after just 30 days:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, Employee Assistance Plan and numerous opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate. Paid Time Off (PTO) available after 90-days.

You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace.

Because at Shearer's, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

This is your invitation to apply now!

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