Warehouse 2nd Shift Packer - Brighton, MI

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 10/9/2016

Gordon Food Service Brighton, MI

Brighton, MI
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
High School Diploma or GED


Experience a world where Hard work and great pay create a place where you can Learn by doing, meet New challenges, work alongside some of the Greatest team members around, and have a little fun along the way.

We expect great things from you - and you should expect a great experience with us.

Packers/Loaders are the key to ensuring all pallets are loaded in proper sequence, at the right temperature control, and on the right truck. Our loaders take great pride in ensuring accuracy, secure pallets, load boards and straps, and determine when hand stacking is needed. Organization is key here, and just like Selectors, they are lifting up to 80 pounds or more per case.

Hours of Operation:

Work Days: Sunday - Thursday

From time to time, we might need you on Friday (flexibility is important)

Hours: 6:30pm - (3am - 6am, approximately, depending on the workload)

Starting hourly pay:

Night Shift: $15.34 (includes $0.60 night shift premium)

After 90 days: pay raise based on performance and attendance

Potential Incentives: calculated weekly / paid out monthly - based on accuracy and speed

Distribution Center Location: 7770 Kensington Ct Brighton, MI 48116

Like any job, there are some requirements:

* You must be 18 years of age or older (Required)

* High school diploma or GED equivalent (Preferred)

* Must be able to work Holidays and Overtime as required

* We have frozen products - your ability to work in extreme Cold or Hot conditions is required while you're here

* Experience in warehouse / distribution is Highly Preferred but not required

* Remember we said, "Hard work" - you might lift 25-100 pounds per case as part of this job

* Successfully Pass our Drug screen and Background check requirements (criminal background check, yes - we do not check your credit score)

* Valid email so we can follow up with you and let you know what's happening next in the process

Other skills and abilities needed for this job:

* Ability to work in a fast paced, physically demanding environment requiring constant walking, ascending/descending stairs or pallet jack platform, bending, reaching, lifting and carrying.

* Must be able to read, write and communicate in English (to read labels, pick lists, scanners, signage, company website information related to benefits, updates, complete paperwork and follow verbal instructions).

* Must be able to work independently or within a team environment.

* Must adhere to all safety regulations and procedures.

* Employees in all warehouse positions must be able to immediately perceive auditory warning signals such as bells, alarms, and horns that are used to warn employees of the startup, movement, or approach of equipment (including forklifts, turrets, overhead cranes, conveyors, trucks, and other equipment operated inside or outside the warehouse), mechanical abnormalities, and similar risk situations during warehouse operations.

* Performs other duties as assigned.

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Be part of an amazing culture where your potential is personal to us!

Gordon Food Service values our customers and understands that their success is largely dependent upon their workforce. To demonstrate our commitment to our partnership, we will require any candidate who works for a GFS customer to provide a letter of support from their management if they are selected for the interview process.


We take care of each other at Gordon Food Service. Employees love our competitive benefit plans, which include all the things you would expect and a few that you might not! Click here for more details.

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Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco free.