Are you hungry to innovate? To do things differently? To work with a company that’s real, thoughtful and very forward-thinking?

Meet Riverside. We are an organic, “better for you” snack company, manufacturing award-winning, nutritious, allergen-free snacks. Your kids know us as MadeGood, tasty school-safe snacks. Your workout buddies grab GoodTo Go Keto certified bars. And your pup begs for a Cookie Pal treat, our human-grade, vegan dog treats.

At Riverside, we make delicious snacks that are good in every way. From our ingredients to our manufacturing practices, we’ve raised every bar on every aspect. We’re friendly and focused on creating foods that are good for you and good to the planet as well. Riverside Natural Foods is B-Corp certified, Triple-Bottom Line, Zero Waste, and Canadian owned and operated.

Come work with a new Canadian leader! We value teamwork, humility, respect, ownership, adaptability, passion and fun. Our amazing culture is reflected in our recent employee engagement score of 92%!

You can learn more about us at www.madegoodfoods.com.

We continue to grow and today are looking for a committed, talented, star to join our team as our Order Picker

Position Summary/Objective:

We are looking for an energetic adaptable Order Picker’s primary responsibility is for the accurate and timely picking and staging of orders as per the shipping and receiving SOPs. Occasional support of receiving or shipping of orders as required. Wrapping of picked pallets, moving of equipment and any odd jobs as required by the Warehouse supervisor or lead hand. Always follow the Warehouse SOPs and operate in a safe and responsible manner.

The Picker will utilize SAP generated requisitions and order sheets to pick a wide variety of items. Place and arrange items on pallets and move completed orders in staging area, always following specific instructions as per customer requirement. The Picker will also check Product for damage, and confirm correct items and quantities are selected and labeled. To ensure success in this position you will need to perform to a high level of accuracy. Top candidates will be upstanding, organized and able to perform under pressure.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrate and uphold Riverside’s core values
  • Proficiency driven Order picking & shipping based on existing SOP’s, making judgements on whether a shipment meets quality standards escalate as required.
  • Ensure all orders meet customer requirement, pallet patterns and label requirements
  • Complying with OSHA and company’s Health and Safety and GMP policies and procedures and identify unsafe practices or safety violations and escalate as required
  • Operate equipment (pallet truck manual and electric), cycle count, verify inventory and update and scan to system
  • Support the team with offloading and or shipping as required.
  • Some computer work including operating scanners and material handling equipment.
  • Keeps the work atmosphere FUN by keeping it light and welcoming
  • Placing containers on pallets, and securing with stretch wrap, shrink wrap and or strapping
  • Sealing and tagging containers, confirming accuracy of orders and signing pick tickets to confirm
  • Packing incoming stock away, taking inventory and reporting shortages
  • Operate equipment (pallet truck manual and electric), cycle count, verify inventory and update and scan to system
  • Support the team with offloading and or shipping as required
  • Keeping records of incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Some computer work including operating scanners and material handling equipment.
  • Keeps the work atmosphere FUN by keeping it light and welcoming
  • Other duties as assigned

KEY Objectives:

  • Orders picked/ staged/ shipped
  • Pick quantity per hr/ Picking errors

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS:

  • 1-3 years of experience in a similar role
  • High school diploma, GED, or suitable equivalent.
  • Proficient with using tools required for this position.
  • Physically agile and dexterous
  • Constant standing and walking with lifting and packing and sorting
  • MHE experience considered an asset
  • Proficient organizational skills use of MS Office.
  • Experience in the Food industry preferred
  • Previous experience with ERP systems & RF scanning (SAP considered an asset)
  • Willingness to be trained and learn new skills

REQUIRED SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:

  • Candidate must be business, results and values oriented, work as part of a functional team and be an exceptional fit with our Riverside Natural Foods Ltd. values.
  • High attention to detail and strong time management skills, with an ability to work in an environment with shifting priorities.
  • PASSIONATE with a positive attitude with a desire to learn and collaborate
  • Demonstrates HUMILITY throughout the company on a daily basis
  • Aptitude to exhibit, RESPECT and protect Riverside’s Core Values in a changing environment
  • The ability to work cooperatively in a TEAM environment with diverse range of people.
  • Work effectively under minimal supervision, demonstrate strong interpersonal and Communication skills, in both oral and written
  • Willingness to learn and teach others, demonstrate OWNERSHIP and motivated
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills, self-starter with a high level of initiative and ADAPTABILITY

What We Offer:

  • MadeGood and GoodTo Go products at employee prices
  • Health, Dental, and Vision benefits and Long-Term Disability insurance with all premiums paid by the company
  • RSP matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Values-based leadership
  • Fun activities such as Family Day at Canada’s Wonderland, Canada Day Celebration, Escape Room and more!

How to Apply:

If you have the commitment to excellence, the energy, the attitude and experience we need, then please submit your resume to careers(AT)riversidenaturals.com with the subject line Order Picker or click the apply button!

Riverside Natural Foods is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you have a disability and require accommodation in the interview process, please let us know when you apply.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to volume, please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.