Pennsylvania: The Common Market seeks Local Food Operations Manager

1 Jun
The Common Market, commonmarketphila.org, a non-profit wholesale distributor of local food, is hiring a full-time Local Food Operations Manager. A mission-based social enterprise, Common Market connects local family farms and institutional food service at schools, hospitals and universities by delivering farm fresh local food 3 times per week.  We are looking for a team player with excellent communication and organizational skills, who is responsible and dependable. 

Hours: Sunday-Thursday 12pm-8pm (with some flexibility)  

DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Inventory Management (Receiving, Assembly of Orders, Shipping, Storage and Handling)
  • Carrying-out HACCP Food Safety Program
  • Routing trucks
  • Developing and implementing Quality Control program
  • Managing Packing Team
  • Maintaining constant communications with Operations Manager and Logistics Manager
  • Some filing and other administrative tasks

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Scrupulous attention to detail
  • Ability to quickly and efficiently solve problems as they arise
  • High level computer skills- must have experience using inventory management software
  • Produce or warehouse experience
  • Must be committed to promoting local food
  • Must be able to pass regular random drug tests
  • Must be able to regularly lift boxes weighing 50 lbs

APPLICATION

  • $30-$35k with partially paid health insurance
  • Send resume, cover letter, and 2 work related references to info@commonmarketphila.org
  • No phone calls please

Common Market is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply.

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