Recipe for Success – Fresh Direct is looking for an entry-level position, no experience necessary. Working with staff & Team Lead of the work center for general preparation, assembly & packing of products.
Key ingredients –
- Must be able to work in a refrigerated environment of 38 degrees
- Must be able to work a shift of 8 – 10 hours a day
- Must be able to work Saturday, Sunday & holidays
- Must be able to clearly communicate in English
- Be able to work in a fast paced environment
- Must be able to stand for majority of your shift
- Must be able to perform twisting, turning & bending
- Must be able to lift a minimum of fifty (50) lbs
- Must wear non-slip resistant shoes
- Strong Research & Analytical skills necessary
- Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus
- Must have excellent listening skills
- Good verbal communication skills
- Must embody & demonstrate company values & culture
WARNING: Our food is processed in a facility that does not contain people who are toxic, rude, disrespectful, arrogant, egotistical, self-promoting, inconsiderate, or mean-spirited.
Who is FreshDirect?
Launched in New York City in 2002, FreshDirect is a leading online fresh food grocer delivering farm-fresh foods & brand-name groceries directly to the doors of customers throughout five Northeastern U.S. states, including New York City & Philadelphia. We are committed to sourcing the freshest & best-tasting meat, fish, produce & specialty items through direct relationships with suppliers, growers & farmers around the world, & its in-house team of chefs & bakers produce a wide selection of freshly-made meals, baked goods & more.
FreshDirect “At the Office” delivers the same high-quality food with expanded product offerings & services for corporate clients. In 2015, FreshDirect expanded its portfolio with the launch of FoodKick, a mobile-first food business that connects consumers to the freshest, tastiest finds in food, drinks, & lifestyle essentials all delivered within an hour.
Our company aspires to be a valued corporate partner in all communities in which it serves, & works extensively with dozens of charitable & community partners.
Why choose FreshDirect?
We are an innovative Food Technology company offering an environment where you can grow a career & feed your future & have fun while doing it! Great people deserve great benefits & we go above & beyond!
Wait, there’s more! Check out our #workperks:
Working here is pretty much as cool as you’d imagine - lots of food, lots of energy, & a whole lot of happy hours.
- Flexible & generous PTO plan
- 20% discount on FreshDirect & FoodKick plus an employee at-cost food program (FD Market)
- Thirsty Thursdays, book club, monthly birthday breakfasts, & other happy hours
- Wellness programs like weekly meditation, yoga, & Zumba, & monthly manicures & massages
- Monthly Lunch & Learns covering things like “The Very Best Cheese & Wine”
- We have a 24-hour shuttle service that runs back & forth to the subway
- We offer up to $5000 per hire as a referral bonus
- Summer barbecues & annual company picnic for friends & family
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Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature & level of work being performed by the Team member(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, & skills required of individuals in this position. Position Descriptions may be subject to change as the needs of the organization change.
As an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, FreshDirect does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age religion, creed, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Furthermore, FreshDirect will not discriminate against any applicant or employee because he or she is disabled, a disabled veteran, or a veteran of the Vietnam era, provided he or she is qualified & meets the requirements established by FreshDirect for the job.