Warehouse Associate (Loadout) at Imperfect Produce
Portland, OR, US
About Imperfect
Imperfect is a produce delivery startup on a mission to reduce food waste and to make fresh produce more affordable, accessible, and convenient. We source produce directly from farms, which would otherwise go to waste, and deliver it to customers' doors for an average of 30% less than grocery store prices. Since our start in 2015, our customers have saved millions of pounds of produce from going to waste.
Imperfect is more than just a produce box! In everything we do, we bring an appetite, lead with heart, embrace imperfection, and work to grow the movement. We aim to cultivate sustainable environments everywhere we go–whether in the office, warehouse, or field. By working at Imperfect, you’re helping build a more sustainable and effective food system. You’re helping fight food waste. You’re ensuring farmers are rewarded for their full harvest. You’re improving access to healthy food in food deserts. With each curvy cucumber and misshapen potato, you’re helping shape our world for the better.
We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations in each of our cities: the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, Portland, Seattle, Chicago, Indianapolis, Milwaukee, San Antonio, Austin and Baltimore.
We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!
About the Role:
Our Warehouse Associate (Loadout) is responsible for transferring boxes of fresh produce from our warehouse to our delivery vans. This is a part-time position that requires lifting up to 50 pounds at a time. We are searching for a dedicated team member who will treat our imperfect produce with perfect care.

Skills and Qualifications:

    • Basic produce knowledge
    • Ability to stay focused and work efficiently both alone and as part of a team
    • Familiarity with a warehouse environment 
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs and work standing for 4 hours 
    • Produce-handling experience, a plus
    • Food safety certification, a plus
    • Training and certification in forklift operation, a plus

About You:

    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Creative problem solving skills
    • Passionate about our mission to eliminate food waste

Details of Position:

    • This position reports to the Delivery Supervisor in Clackamas, Oregon
    • Part-time non-exempt position
    • Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-1:00pm
    • Pay: $14 per hour, with sick time provided on an accrual basis
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Produce are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.