US Foods General Warehouse Employee in Birmingham, Alabama

Job Description:

Basic Purpose-

Perform product selection, receiving and palletizing while adhering to USDA Safety and Sanitation Regulations and customer specifications.



  1. Pick and pack orders per customer specification

  2. Scan product as directed to capture required data

  3. Sort, organize, repack, palletize, track, weight and break down various products to assist production as needed.

  4. Ship and receive product utilizing assigned material handling equipment.

  5. Perform various facility sanitation duties as required.

  6. Complete miscellaneous other duties as assigned by management.

EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status



Must be able to work in a refrigerated environment 35°F- 45°F or in the warehouse where temperatures could get up to 95°F. Must be able to work for periods of time in a freezer environment -10°F to 10°F with company provided apparel. Finish time is when work is completed and could require overtime with or without notice.

Education/Training :

  • High School graduate or GED preferred.

  • Basic Reading, Writing and Math skills

Related Experience/Requirements:

  • Minimum one-year production and/or warehouse experience preferred, preferably in a food environment

  • Able to work overtime as needed

  • Must be able to operate and walk behind electric pallet jack and sit down or stand up forklifts.

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to perform the following physical activities for described length of time:

OCCASIONALLY: 1% - 33% FREQUENTLY: 34% - 66% CONTINUOUSLY: 67% - 100% Never: 0%

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO: SIT: Occasionally STAND: Continuously WALK: Occasionally DRIVE: Continuously

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO LIFT: 1-10lbs: Occasionally 10-20lbs: Frequently 25-50lbs: Occasionally 50-100lbs: Frequently Over 100lbs: Never

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO CARRY: 1-10 lbs.: Occasionally 10-20 lbs.: Occasionally 25-50 lbs.: Occasionally 50-100 lbs.: Occasionally Over 100 lbs.: Occasionally with assistance

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO: Push/pull: Frequently Step/Climb/balance: Frequently Stoop/squat: Frequently Kneel: Frequently Bend: Frequently Reach above shoulder: Occasionally Grasp objects: Continuously Manipulate objects: Frequently Reach/Turn: Frequently

Primary Location: Birmingham-AL

Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job

Job Function: Warehouse

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No