Produce Prep Cutter
Posted on: May 12, 2022
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Produce Prep Cutter
Fresh Direct is currently seeking a Vegetable, Fruit Prep Cutter
associate in the New York City area. The Associate is responsible
for weight specific portioning of vegetables, proper cutting of all
raw materials as well as complying with specific policies and
procedures in producing and packaging food. The ideal candidate
should be well versed in proper safe knife handling and proper
Properly weigh and scale specific items.
Clean and have knowledge of culinary cuts and weights of
Well-versed in proper safe knife handling and proper kitchen
Use kitchen tools/ machinery with safety and efficiency
Comply with Food and Safety rules as well as specific policies and
procedures in producing and packaging food.
Knowledge of FIFO, inventory, labeling, and Food Safety
Education and Qualifications:
Previous prep cook experience
Knowledge of sizing, weights, measures, and vegetable cuts
Ability to follow instructions and specific production procedures
Able to work in a clean and safe manner
Demonstrates accuracy in tasks and proper food handling
Must be able to stand 100% of shift
Must be able to work in a refrigerated environment of 38
Must be able to work a shift of 8 - 10 hours a day
Must be able to work Saturday, Sunday and holidays
Ability to work in wet environment.
Ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs.
Available to start between anywhere between 2 am-6 am
Must wear non-slip resistant shoes
Must embody and demonstrate company values and culture
Who Is FreshDirect
FreshDirect is the northeast's leading online fresh food grocer,
delivering directly to customers throughout seven states, including
the New York City, Philadelphia, and District of Columbia
metropolitan areas. FreshDirect is committed to sourcing the
freshest and best-tasting meat, fish, produce, and specialty items
through direct relationships with suppliers, growers, and farmers.
FreshDirect is proud to have joined the multi-national grocery and
technology organization, Ahold Delhaize, at the beginning of 2021.
This acquisition will fuel FreshDirect's growth as a leading
eCommerce grocer in the United States.
From the beginning, FreshDirect has set out to provide something
different. We are a community partner with a mission to deliver the
highest quality and service that customers can find. This is an
environment in which associates can innovate, grow and have
successful careers-most of our leaders have come up through our
ranks. And thanks to our team's extraordinary efforts, we are a
leading innovator in the e-commerce and grocery industries.
Why choose FreshDirect?
We're a company that thrives on teamwork. Our evolution is driven
by our passionate employees and investment in perfecting the
technology that lets us deliver the highest-quality food. Our
state-of-the-art facility creates an environment for innovation. We
support our employees with on-the-job training for plant employees
and drivers, team-building activities, workplace recognition
opportunities, and by encouraging direct relationships with our
suppliers in the field.
Great people deserve great perks. We offer comprehensive benefits,
plus many workplace extras, including:
Health Benefits and 401k plans
A flexible and generous paid time off plan
Learning & Development opportunities to grow your career at
20% off any orders placed through FreshDirect.com
Access to FD Market, FreshDirect's onsite discounted employee
24-hour access to the FreshDirect shuttle between our Bronx
headquarters and the subway
Regular events and barbecues to share our gratitude for our
employees' hard work
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Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the
general nature and level of work being performed by the Team
member(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an
exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills
required of individuals in this position. Position Descriptions may
be subject to change as the needs of the organization change.
As an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, FreshDirect does not
discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race,
color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, age, religion, creed, marital status,
veteran status, domestic violence victim status, familial status,
or on any other basis prohibited by law. Furthermore, FreshDirect
will not discriminate against any applicant or employee because
they are disabled, a disabled veteran, or a veteran of the Vietnam
era, provided they are qualified and meets the requirements
established by FreshDirect for the job.
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