Cooler / Warehouse Operator - #291752

Saputo Inc.

Date: 06/11/2021 11:01 AM

City: Belfast, New York

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

At Saputo, our best comes from our people. We’re a talented and caring team with a longstanding history of excellence. Since our first days delivering cheese on a bicycle, we’ve grown into a leading global dairy processor by staying true to the culture that defines us. Each of our employees is committed to uphold our tradition of care, quality, and passion through food, and together, we foster an environment where we can all make contributions that matter–from our manufacturing plants to our office locations and everywhere in-between

How You Will Make Contributions That Matter

  • Safe and efficient operation material handling equipment to include lift trucks, pallet jacks and electric battery handling equipment in support of OSHA Powered Industrial Truck requirements and Company policies
  • Effective and accurate operation of automated warehouse management software controls, inventory scanning and management tools
  • Safe and efficient loading and unloading of trailers, following internal/external requirements
  • Load refrigerated trailers in accordance with customer specifications
  • Follow FIFO and inventory control practices and procedures
  • Safe and efficient operation of stretch-wrapping and palletizing equipment (if applicable)
  • Perform pre and post load inspections of the trailer
  • Effective communication with internal and external customers
  • Ability to follow standard operating procedures (SOP’s) in detail without deviation
  • Perform equipment safety pre-operational inspections
  • Accurately and neatly complete warehouse shipping and receiving records and documents
  • Perform department environmental and housekeeping controls
  • Perform product rework and repack operations to fulfill customer orders
  • Support internal and external audits
  • Follow all established occupational health and safety procedures
  • Follow all established GMP’s and Food Safety requirements
  • Cross-train with other departments
  • Comply with federal, state and local dairy food regulations
  • Adhere to the Saputo code of ethics and actively apply the Saputo values
  • Work together professionally in a team environment with coworkers and other department personnel
  • Other duties as required by management

You Are Best Suited For The Role If You…

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1-year demonstrated experience operating a lift truck
  • Ability to obtain Powered Industrial Truck certification and maintain certification
  • Experience in warehouse operations in a shipping/receiving role. Food manufacturing experience a plus
  • Strong math skills
  • Good computer software skills, SAP a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated work history
  • Good attendance is a must

We Support and Care For Our Employees By Providing Them With…

  • Development opportunities that enhance you career fulfillment
  • Meaningful compensation & benefits that help you care for your family
  • Opportunities to contribute to your community and enhance the lives of others through Saputo products


Saputo is among the top three cheese producers in the USA and one of the largest producers of extended shelf-life and cultured dairy products. We have a diversified product portfolio with well-known retail brands, such as Friendship Dairies, Frigo Cheese, Montchevre, Stella and Treasure Cave, and a strong foodservice presence, partnering with chain restaurants and broadline distributors. Thanks to our countrywide footprint and national and international distribution networks, we're proud to bring our best to our customers and, consumers and have plenty of opportunities for our employees to grow in their own way. And we do it while also striving to build a healthier future for our people and the communities where we operate, guided by our values and the Saputo Promise. To learn more about Saputo in the USA, please click here. ( )

Join the Saputo Dairy USA team to make your contributions matter every day!

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