Warehouse Associate at Imperfect Produce
San Francisco, CA, US
About Imperfect
 
Imperfect is a venture-backed company founded and based in San Francisco, California.  Imperfect fights food waste by finding a home for ‘ugly’ produce. We source it directly from farms and deliver it to our customers’ doors for 30-to-50 percent less than grocery store prices. Imperfect has operations in the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, Portland, Seattle, Chicago, and Indianapolis. The company has plans to expand to Sacramento, San Diego, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, and additional metropolitan areas this year.
 
Our subscription produce box is affordable, convenient, customizable, healthy, and delicious. But Imperfect is bigger than just the box. 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, also resulting in less wasted land, fossil fuels, and water. You’re improving access to healthy food, especially in urban food deserts. You’re creating fulfilling careers for our employees. You’re helping shape our world for the better.
 
Our Warehouse Associate is responsible for prepping and packing fresh produce. Duties also include cleaning and sanitizing the warehouse pack area and produce crates in preparation for produce sorting. Additional tasks will be assigned as needed. Successful associates have the opportunity to receive full benefits within the first three months of employment.
 

Qualifications

      • Basic produce knowledge
      • Ability to stay focused and work efficiently both alone and as part of a team
      • Familiarity with warehouse environment
      • Excellent attention to detail
 
 

Preferred Qualifications

    • Produce-handling experience
    • Food safety certification
    • Warehouse experience
    • Packing or assembly line experience
    • Creative problem-solving skills
    • Training and certification in forklift operation

Compensation

    • $16.50/hour for 4 days of work per week
    • Upon promotion: Health Insurance (including Dental and Vision)
    • Upon promotion: 20 days PTO/year
    • Upon promotion: 1 Box of free produce delivered to your home every week

Schedule

    • Monday - Friday (6am - 2:30pm or later)

Physical Requirements

    • Frequent standing
    • Able to work at cold temperatures in a refrigerated environment
    • Ability to walk, bend, squat, climb, reach, and kneel
    • Ability to lift/push/pull up to 75 pounds
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.