Job Fair Recruitment- C & S Wholesale Grocers

Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers

Position: Order Selector for Newburgh location

Weekly Hours all Second Shift 9:00pm to 6:30am work 4 days and have 3 days off.
GED or High School Diploma and 6-12 months related experience recommended.
Will train on pallet jack certification. Rate of Pay $14.00 plus incentive and shift differential

A Selector works individually selecting full case grocery perishable items from a warehouse pick slot. The selector fits these items on a pallet, plastic wraps the bundles, and in some cases, loads them onto a trailer. In some cases, audio headsets are used and the selector hears the item in the order to be picked from the slot. In other cases, a sheet of stickers is used, where each sticker is a case of product to be picked. Essential duties following other duties may be assigned.

Ensure accuracy of work and adherence to production and safety standards.
Read an Order Sheet or use a headset to find individual items within warehouse Remove full cases of product from storage rack and place on pallet
In some cases, affix selection labels to the appropriate cases
Maneuver pallet on an electric pallet jack until full or order is complete
Ensure item pick accuracy and safety of product to prevent damage
Inform supervisor of any discrepancies in case quantity and or product description Manually wrap the pallet by circling load with roll of plastic wrap until secure
In some cases, load bundles onto trucks with the pallet jack-Other Duties as Assigned

Physical Requirements:
Constant standing, walking, driving, carrying, twisting, bending, seeing, hearing, and handling paperwork. Lifting of objects weighing from less than 20 lbs to 60 lbs.
Frequent stooping, balancing, and hearing
Occasional pushing, sitting, feeling, reaching, climbing, pulling, gripping of items 20 to 60 lbs
Description of Work Environment
Temperature of Grocery warehouses can range from 50 to 80 Fahrenheit, a perishable warehouse can range from 28 to 60 Fahrenheit, and a Freezer warehouse can range from -20 to -10 Fahrenheit. Steel toed shoes are required


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. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Competencies Communication Skills, Quick thinking, Departmental Organizational Awareness, Team Player, Attention to Detail, Use of Technology, Adaptability, Self Driven, Multi task.

Details below: 

Date: January 30, 2014

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m

County: Dutchess

Contact: New York State Department of Labor

Phone: 1 (845) 473-9000

Web Site:

***Employer will be recruiting at the Poughkeepsie Dept of Labor, 233 Main St. on 1/30/14, Recruitment begins promptly at 11:00am with an orientation, followed by an opportunity for questions.  If unable to attend recruitment, apply to C&S Wholesale on line**