Roland Foods Distribution Center Associate (Warehouse) - Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri
AUI is currently hiring for a Distribution Center Associate. The DC Associate will receive, store, and inventory product. This role maintains all aspects of the Distribution Center as a part of a team led by the Distribution Center Manager (DCM).
Receive and place all domestic and imported products into inventory within 24 hours of physical receipt. Report all discrepancies to the DCM as appropriate
Receive and process all Customer Returns within 48 hours and oversee re-stocking and or disposition
Ensure all stock is properly stored (by FIFO) and protected.
Pick, pack and ship all orders assigned, ensuring proper packing/labeling instructions are followed and appropriate packaging supplies
Utilization of Warehouse Management (WMS) and Shipping Systems
Ship via FEDEX and UPS Manifesting Systems, as well as delivery contractors and common carriers
Prepare packing supplies each day in preparation for the next day's activities
Deliver "walk-in" orders to customers
Maintain clean, safe and hygienic environment both within the warehousing area, as well as dock areas and perimeter of building
Follow cleaning standards at all times
Report all facility infrastructure issues to DCM or Assistant in a timely manner
Assist with Customer Service requests for product or services (order entry, stock availability, item locations)
Professional attitude and appearance is mandatory
Operation of warehouse Material Handling equipment a plus (manual and motorized pallet jacks, etc.)
All other duties as may be assigned by the DCM or Assistant
1-2 years of Warehousing/Shipping experience, including Inventory Control,
Possess organization skills, decision making, problem solving, data entry skills
Safe work ethic
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Founded in 1968, AUI Fine Foods (“AUI”) offers over 1,400 products from around the world. We serve leading hotels, restaurants, casinos, cruise lines, airlines, and manufacturers with innovative, high quality products and solutions to their most demanding culinary challenges. AUI is a wholly owned subsidiary of Roland Foods (“Roland”), LLC, a portfolio company of Vestar Capital Partners.