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Operations Crew Member (High Mowing Organic Seeds)

Organization High Mowing Organic Seeds
Location 76 Quarry Road
Wolcott, VT 05680
Description

Operations Crew Member 

Full and Part-Time, Seasonal 

Afternoon (12-8 pm) and Weekend (8 am-4 pm) Shifts 

Wage Range: $14.50 - 17.00

Position Summary: High Mowing Organic Seeds is seeking a detail-oriented individual with effective communication skills and a team player mindset. Candidates will need to be comfortable lifting 50 pounds frequently, being on their feet most of the day, using handheld scanners, computers, and measurement tools, and performing fine motor tasks efficiently and precisely. Evening and weekend availability is necessary.

Fulfillment Team Member: 

Responsibilities: 

  • Develop competency in pulling, packaging and shipping customer orders.   

  • Stocking shelves with seed and supplies as required.  

  • Assist in the loading and unloading of trucks/shipments as directed. 

  • Assist in projects related to Fulfillment area setup, including but not limited to setting up shelving, assembling carts and stock ladders, rearranging equipment and workstations as needed, culling pallets etc. 

  • Participate in the Fulfillment Zone Sanitation Plan protocols, including but not limited to vacuuming, sweeping, dusting, and taking out the trash and recycling. 

  • Assist in re-labeling inventory with new germ information as needed. 

  • Assist in data entry projects as needed. 

  • Assist in seasonal and ongoing departmental projects, such as but not limited to sorting through returned retail seed packets and grouping them by crop type, building Donation Packets, building Seed Rack displays, breaking down stock boxes, etc. 

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Must be able to lift boxes weighing up to 55 lbs. 

  • Must be able to display basic computer competencies. 

  • Must be able to consistently follow directions and ask clarifying questions.   

  • Must be able to effectively work as a part of the team.  

  • Must be able to accept constructive input from department manager and co-workers and make honest attempts at improving performance and competencies.  

 

Packing Team Member: 

Responsibilities: 

  • Retrieve and return seed from/to appropriate locations.  

  • Follow specific written instructions and packing protocols to fill seed packets and record accurate information on work orders.  

  • Compute weight conversions and perform basic math operations.  

  • Safely use a variety of tools, such as calculators, scales, stopwatches, bag sewers, and seed packing machinery.  

  • Report maintenance needs and communicate issues or concerns with crew leads for efficient resolution.  

  • Clean and restock workstation with needed supplies. 

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Must be able to lift boxes and bags weighing up to 50 lbs.  

  • Must be able to stand and walk for most or all of your work shift.  

  • Must be able to perform fine motor tasks efficiently and precisely.  

  • Must pay attention to detail and perform detailed tasks.  

  • Must be able to display basic math skills. 

  • Must maintain a positive attitude.  

  • Must be able to accept constructive input from department leads and co-workers and make honest attempts at improving performance and competencies. 

To Apply: Email resume and cover letter to jobs@highmowingseeds.com. Please put the job title (Packing or Fulfillment Team Member) in the subject line. No phone calls please. 

Date Posted November 8th, 2021
Deadline Open until filled
Categories Seed producer or supplier
Type Full Time
Compensation Wage Range: $14.50 - 17.00 / Hour
How to Apply To Apply: Email resume and cover letter to jobs@highmowingseeds.com. Please put the job title (Packing or Fulfillment Team Member) in the subject line. No phone calls please. Visit our website for more job listings at : https://www.highmowingseeds.com/staff-and-careers