Americold provides temperature-controlled warehousing and transportation to food producers, restaurants, schools and retail outlets such as grocery stores. We're proud to provide an essential link in the food and beverage industry supply chain, and to play our part in ensuring families across the US and overseas can sit down together to eat.
Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Americold owns and operates 165+ temperature-controlled warehouses in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, China, Argentina, and Canada. In North America we have over 11,000 associates and offer a wide variety of employment opportunities - from warehouse forklift operators and supervisors to accounting, customer support, engineering, transportation, and technology solutions positions.
Contact within the organization involves obtaining or providing routine information and answering straightforward questions.
Work requires some reasoning and planning in tasks that are straightforward, repetitive and involves different but related processes and methods. Some creativity and interpretation is required to choose the most appropriate course of action.
The person in this job is expected to suggest innovations that affect this job to their supervisor/manager.
Use specialized or technical methods or procedures or calculations requiring minimal training. Learning where and how to apply technical expertise is a major part of the job.
Coordination is a continual part of the job. Priorities are changed to meet conflicting demands of the job. Cross trained in other areas for vacation relief.
This job involves almost continual regulation and control of activities and resources involved in executing the on-going processes.
While performing the essential functions of this job, the associate is frequently required to sit, communicate clearly, use close vision, follow recommended ergonomic guidelines to alleviate repetitive motion concerns. Occasionally required to use distance vision, stand, kneel or crouch and lift, push or pull up to 30 pounds. Use hands to grasp, handle or feel objects; type and manipulate controls.
Americold is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer EOE/AA M/F/D/V DFW