Full Time Seed Puller

W. Atlee Burpee Company is the leading retail/mail order distributor of seed and gardening supplies to the American home gardener.  We have an immediate opening for a Full Time Seed Puller.  Primary responsibilities include but not limited to pulling seed, providing carts of seed to supplyW. Atlee Burpee Company is the leading retail/mail order distributor of seed and gardening supplies to the American home gardener.  We have an immediate opening for a Full Time Seed Puller.  Primary responsibilities include but not limited to pulling seed, providing carts of seed to supply production, seed receiving and seed return in a safe and efficient manner.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established, stable, successful organization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Seed Pull
  • Operate lift truck in Assembly and seed warehouse.
  • Pull seed using a pull sheet.
  • Transfer electronically (RF) seed to staging location.
  • Stack seed by the case or sleeve on the pallet attached to lift truck.
  • Bring seed to staging area.
  • Retrieve seed for jobs on lines and replenishment areas, electronically transfer.
  • Consolidation of seed warehouse and replenishment areas.
  • Operate pallet jack as needed.
  • Maintain a clean work area.
  • Seed Receiving
  • Receive and relocate seed packets from the seed packet staging location, utilizing the RF handheld unit, in to the seed packet warehouse holding locations.
  • Perform Quality control checks using RF handheld unit.
  • Maintain packet receipt move tickets in an organized fashion.
  • Other job duties
  • Fill seed carts using a cart diagram.
  • Physically relocate seed carts from staging area to Assembly lines.
  • Retrieve seed for line leads if a shortage occurs and electronically transfer utilizing RF hand-held unit..
  • Remove empty carts from Assembly lines as needed.
  • Consolidation of seed warehouse and replenishment areas.
  • Operate pallet jack as needed.
  • Maintain a clean work area.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Must have basic math skills.
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Requires standing, kneeling and lifting up to 8 hours per day.

The company offers a competitive compensation package including excellent benefits and paid time off.  Qualified candidates should forward their resume and cover letter, including salary requirements to HR@burpee.com for immediate consideration.  Applications without the requested information will be considered last.  Please include Job Code 2018-15 Seed Puller in the subject line. 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

postingDate

2018-02-26