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Indiana Packers Corporation Shipping Position - Delphi in Delphi, Indiana

Shipping - 2nd and 3rd ShiftIndiana Packers Corporation (IPC) is a fully integrated retail, foodservice and private label producer of fresh and processed meats company. Based in Delphi, Indiana, we are a short 15 minute drive away from Lafayette, Indiana, home of Purdue University. Since the start of operations in 1991, we have experienced rapid growth from a single pork processing company into a multi-plant diversified producer of fresh and processed meats, with locations throughout America's Heartland. We now have additional processing facilities in Frankfort, Indiana; Holland, Michigan; and Owensboro, Kentucky. With 3,100+ team members and more than $1.5B in annual sales, we're a big company with a small company culture.In October 2018, our acquisition of Specialty Foods Group (SFG) expanded the market presence of Indiana Packers Corporation with the addition of SFG's Kentucky Legend and Artisan Crafted Series national brands as well as Fischer's, Field, Kentuckian Gold, Scott Pete, and Mickelberry's. Our fresh pork is the main component for creating the quality product for these unique brands of meat. Prior to this strategic acquisition, IPC has been known regionally for our Indiana Kitchen branded fresh pork products, including our award-winning bacon. Obviously, we are proud of our success in the industry and accomplishments we have achieved, but we are humble enough to realize that our people is what made it happen.We employ a diverse, innovative and passionate group of team members in a challenging and collaborative environment. Together, this combination supplies a tremendous amount of creative energy and different viewpoints to the organization. Our group values the concept of teamwork but embrace the skills, knowledge, and experience that each individual team member possesses. We reward our team members with compensation and benefits above the competition, including a generous tuition reimbursement program (Benefits for full-time employment). It is easy to see, how high we regard our team members. Ready to be part of something great?What Will I Do?The Shipping Department receives our final product. Team members will sort boxes onto pallets, place the pallets in our cold storage facility and load semitrucks operating forklift and other equipment for product to be deliver to customers. Team members perform physically demanding work in extreme cold environments. This job requires attention to detail, strength, stamina and good hand-eye coordination (while keeping safety as top priority). Team members must be able to work scheduled hours (including Saturdays and Sundays), which may include mandatory overtime, depending on production needs.To be successful in this job, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. This is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. The requirements listed are representative of the ability, skill and /or knowledge required and is not an exhaustive list.Qualifications-All applicants must be at least 18 years of agePerform constant repetition of stacking boxes weighing up to 100 lbsStand on concrete floors for an extended period of timeMust be able to lift and exert push and/or pull force 50-100 lbsMust be able to work in cold and freezing temperatureMust be able to work in wet, humid and odorous environmentsAble to operate forklift and pallet jack safely and efficientlyMust be able to learn use of bar code scanner and hand held scanner equipmentLoads trucks with product using forklift equipmentWork while wearing all necessary Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)Understand and follow oral and written instructions including company policies and proceduresMust be able to recognize and act on incidents of safety risk and report all shipping problems to Supervisor or Lead person.Must be able to pass E-VerifyEOE, including Disability/VeteranFor more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your