At Teasdale Latin Foods, our tag line is Simply Especial.

How does simplicity translate to excellence? By putting just the right amount of care into each and every product, and just the right number of ingredients, too. Because quality shouldn’t be complicated. It’s simply the taste of Teasdale.

When it comes to our people, we hang our hats on being many different things.

  • We are proud of our heritage.
  • We are multi-cultural and multi-generational.
  • We are obsessed with quality.
  • We value teamwork.
  • We are respectful, and we hold ourselves accountable.
  • We have integrity.
  • We are leaders.
  • We are Latin food.

We believe in finding the right people for the right roles, helping them to build careers. That's where you come in.


Job Description

Position: Forklift Operator

Primary Areas of Responsibility

  • Stage ingredients & packaging for production by transferring items to the staging location and recording all associated ERP System transactions (including lot codes for traceability)
  • Enforce stock rotation practices using FIRO (First-In, First Out) Practices
  • Monitor production usage throughout the day and replenish ingredients and supplies as necessary on a timely basis
  • Return unused ingredients and supplies to warehouse storage. Weigh partial contents of drums to document correct weight
  • Perform regular inventory cycle counts to ensure inventory accuracy
  • Meet with the Purchasing Team daily to review available inventory and inbound stock plans
  • Assist with receiving and inspecting inbound shipments and completing transactions in ERP System
  • Weigh random drums/pales of ingredients at receipt to check for accuracy
  • Put items away in storage racks, cooler, and freezer and complete inventory movement transactions
  • Assist with picking and staging product for outbound shipments when necessary
  • Accurately enter all bin locations and lot codes on pick lists for Logistics Coordinator

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift up to 50-65 pounds up to four feet high without assistance
  • Required to bend, stoop, pull and push in performance of job duties