The Receiver is responsible for receiving all incoming product, in good conditions and proper traceability to Ocean Mist Farms facility.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Opening/closing procedures and corrections
  • Input data into Famous system from field tickets & purchased product Bill of Ladings (BOLs)
  • Communicate daily with quality assurance inspectors to coordinate any hold action report and purchased product to be inspected
  • Daily operate forklift and complete the forklift daily check list
  • Communicate and coordinate totals with Field Supervisors and Shipping Office
  • Rectify discrepancies between physical and paper inventory
  • Communicate daily with Sales, Grower Accounting and Shipping
  • Report daily estimates
  • Coordinate field trucks
  • Check in: field trucks & inspectors
  • Operate scale and cash register for line trucks
  • Daily rectify cash and credit cards charged with scale tickets and sign the weight scale summary of daily activity report
  • Use of hand-held scan guns to consolidate partials of product in receiving A and B
  • Use food link network to print traceability stickers and place on the product from lake side organics
  • Send daily field pack out reports via email to the affiliated companies
  • Report daily via email to the designated group when day is finished, and all commodities has been recounted
  • Help in both receiving A and B based on where help is needed
  • Help stack partials to complete full pallets of all commodities
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements and Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of computers & software as utilized in the Cooler environment such as:
    • Microsoft operating system, Famous software, alligator tech and food link software
  • Bi-lingual English and Spanish preferred
  • Previous Agricultural experience preferred
  • Able to correctly use radio frequency handheld devices
  • 2 years minimum experience in Agriculture Cooling, Receiving and Shipping
  • Must be available to work weekends and different schedule hours every week
  • Basic math and reading skills
  • Forklift certified preferred
  • Ability to learn new duties with minimal repetition
  • Strong interpersonal skills including ability to maintain effective working relationships with Employees, Peers, Supervisors’ vendors and customers
  • Ability to work in ever –changing, fast – paced environment
  • Strong knowledge in good manufacturing practices program
  • High school graduate / GED preferred