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Warehouse Associate

Date: May 1, 2019

Location: Sandston, VA, US, 23150

Company: Bunge

Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 32,000 employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal feed; produces edible oil products for consumers and commercial customers in the food processing, industrial and artisanal bakery, confectionery, human nutrition and food service categories; produces sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America. Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.

Summary:

Shipping operators are the last company personal to handle finished product prior to delivery to customers; therefore, they should have clear understanding of product packaging standards and transportation equipment standards. Knowledge of product descriptions, palletizing methods, and lot numbers is required to ensure accurate order processing.  Proper loading ensures that trailer weight meets state and interstate highway weight requirements, and that product arrives at customer free of damage.         

 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Perform basic order selection, picking, palletizing, and loading functions for finished product orders, which includes the following:
    1. Inspect trailers to be loaded to ensure company standards are met.
    2. Decide proper load stacking and sequence following FIFO.
    3. Verify product codes, lot numbers, and item counts.    
    4. Prepare correct picking and loading records to facilitate accurate transportation documents and customer receiving documents. This will ensure accurate accounting of product and lot numbers, proper customer invoicing, as well as complete and updated finished product inventory.      
  2. Maintain safe operation of transportation equipment.  Lock and chock trailers for personal safety.
  3. Ensure safe storage of product to eliminate safety incidents.  
  4. Maintain order and arrangement of finished product in storage areas to ensure integrity and quality of the finished product; ensure areas are neat and clean.
  5. Other tasks and activities as directed by Managers/Supervisors.

     

    Qualifications: Basic math, ability to communicate in English; demonstrate proper forklift operation.

     

    Training Requirements: Good Manufacturing Practices, Motorized forklift truck, and motorized pallet movers

     

    Physical Demands: Order selection and loading tasks occur in temperatures as low as a 40oF; basic job functions involve operation of sit down fork lift truck; stooping, bending, lifting up to 50 pounds are common; stacking cases and manual stretch wrapping.  

Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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