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Davidson Specialty Foods is the largest specialty foods distributor in New England, carrying over 6,000 items in natural, organic, specialty, Kosher, and ethnic lines at their CT warehouse facility. Founded on the value of providing quality products at a level of service second to none, Davidson has been bringing value to their customers for over 36 years. Davidson Specialty Foods is one of the many companies within the C&S Family of Companies, the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation.
Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at Davidson Specialty Foods Co.Davidson Specialty Foods is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
Porters are always keeping it clean — the warehouse, that is. You are the go-to person after spills — taking charge, cleaning it up and keeping it safe. It’s efficient, 10-hours-on-your-feet, sweeping-and-scrubbing, moping-and-moving work. That’s how we get it done — with safety at the top of mind.
Are you a pro with a broom, map, electric scrubber, pallet jack, and disinfectants? Is lifting up 20 to 80 pounds a piece of cake? Want to work every muscle group by continuously twisting, pushing, reaching, climbing and stooping? Can you work weekends and nights, leaving your days for school, family, or free time? If you so, we need you on our team.
As a Porter , you will clean and sanitize designated areas of a warehouse as well as tend to product spill clean-up.
Clean and maintain warehouse aisles and product slots
Clean spills including damaged product, oil, grease, broken glass, etc. May require use of sawdust, brooms, mops, or shovels
Remove product from slots with the use of a pallet jack, clean slot with cleaning supplies and an electric scrubber, and replace product
Occasionally pull product out of the slot with a pallet jack and cleaning behind it with the proper supplies and a scrubber.
Cleaning the restrooms with a bleach-based cleaner.
Cleaning break areas and offices when necessary.
Collecting and baling plastic wrap throughout your shift.
May clean warehouse offices and employee break areas: empty trash cans, clean windows, vacuum carpeted offices, collect paper and empty boxes
May clean and maintain warehouse restrooms through use of disinfecting products
Clean fire extinguishers
Ensure lights are turned off and doors are locked when appropriate
Perform other job-related duties as assigned
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required
Compliance with all company policies and procedures
Authorization to work in the United States or the ability to obtain the same
Successful completion of pre-employment drug testing and background check
Requisition ID 11142
Company Davidson Specialty Foods LLC
Category Warehouse Operations