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D'Arrigo California

Salinas, CA 93908

Shipping Supervisor

$70,000-85,000 a year

Full-time

In-Office

Company Description

D’Arrigo California, is a rapidly growing, grower, packer, and shipper of fresh fruits and vegetables based in Salinas, California. Since the day the company was founded in 1923 by Andrea and Stefano D’Arrigo, two immigrant brothers from Messina, Sicily, innovation has been our hallmark. Our customers can confidently look to us for excellence in everything, from seed research and development to entirely new approaches to growing, harvesting, packaging, packing, and shipping.
With third and fourth generation D’Arrigo family members actively involved in all levels of daily business operations, you can be sure that the traditions of being the very best in the business emanate from the top and are carried out by our dedicated family of over 3,500 employees. Each and every day, D'Arrigo California is dedicated to delivering healthy products across North America and throughout the world while maintaining a family-owned, local feel that our customers and consumers have come to embrace and appreciate.

Summary/Objective

This position supervises the day-to-day operations within the Shipping/Receiving/Cooling program.

Essential functions: (to include supervisory responsibilities – if applicable)

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

    • Supervising/direction of union workforce
    • Managing inventory
    • Ensuring order quality and accuracy
    • Organizing cold box
    • This is a supervisory role and has policy development, presentation, and department payroll
    responsibilities.
    • As a leader in the organization, this individual is expected to have a strategic leadership mindset.
    • Consistent attendance is mandatory
    • Other job duties as assigned

    Additional functions:
    • N/A

Competencies

• Critical Thinking/Problem Solving
• Teaching/Training
• Teamwork
• Time Management/Planning
• Leadership

Working Environment

• This role works outdoors for shipping responsibilities and indoors for receiving.
• Full time, Monday through Friday with occasional weekend work

Physical Requirements

• See separate physical requirements document for this role.

Travel Required

• The Supervisor position travels within the U.S. 30% of the time, 10% of the time to Mexico and does
occasional overnight trips.
• Potential seasonal relocation to Yuma, AZ and Northern Mexico.

Required Education & Experience

• Minimum of 3 years of supervisory and leadership experience
• High School diploma or GED

Preferred Education & Experience:
• Warehouse/shipping/receiving/cooling experience
• Inventory experience
• Experience working in agriculture
• Associate degree preferred
• Bachelor’s degree a plus

Affirmative Action/EEO Statement

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - The Company assures equal employment opportunity with respect to recruiting, hiring, training, compensation, transfers, and promotions. All Company practices will be administered without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy and childbirth, age (40 and over), ancestry, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), denial of FMLA leave, disability, marital status, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, military or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law in terms and conditions of employment. Information provided on this application will not be used for any discriminatory purpose.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Expected Hours

N/A

Interested in this position? Send an email with your resume and/or cover letter to: 

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