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Farmer's Fridge Pick Packer in Chicago, Illinois

Schedule: Sunday - Thursday, 4:00pm - 12:00amLocation: 5370 S. Cicero Ave., Chicago, ILPay: $15.50/hour

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Farmer?s Fridge is on a mission to make it simple for everyone to eat well. We serve healthy, handcrafted meals and snacks from our growing network of 400+ software-enabled vending machines that we refer to as smart Fridges, and a new direct-to-consumer business. We are striving to change the food system from the ground up ? one Fridge or delivery at a time.

We are a team that cares -? about the business, the impact our product makes, and each other. We are data-driven, innovative, and quick to move on a good idea. We are looking for people who want to collaborate in an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture and have a passion to succeed.

About this job:

This is a great opportunity for you if you thrive in a positive team environment. It can be a lot of fun once you get into a rhythm with a group of people. The mission for Pick Packers is to get finished products into crates and boxes for delivery, in a refrigerated environment. This is a high intensity job where your success depends on your ability to work on a team. You can?t be a star player by yourself because you?re only as fast as the slowest picker.

  • You take finished product and pack all the meals that go into a specific fridge

  • You will work on an assembly line and will read a pick list and pick the corresponding items. You will need to communicate and maintain a steady flow of orders with your teammates on the line.

  • Accuracy and speed are equally important

    Necessary knowledge, skills and experience:

  • Experience working in a refrigerated environment is a plus but is not required

  • Ability to work quickly

  • It?s crucial that people have experience working on teams, working together

    Personal characteristics:

  • Team Player. You understand that you?re only as fast as your slowest team member. You provide uplifting encouragement while also focusing on your own tasks.

  • Fast Moving. You sometimes get in the zone and get stuff done. You?re an expert at beating the clock!

  • Up-Beat. You have tons of energy and the ability to focus your energy on getting things done.

  • Positive. You?re the sort of person who is a joy to be around. You smile and lift people up when they?re feeling down.

  • Improvement Oriented. You are always looking for ways to get better.

Benefits at Farmer's Fridge:

  • Traditional benefits for full-time hourly ? Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Short Term and Long Term Disability.

  • 10 paid floating holidays

  • Generous paid time off policy.

  • Daily Farmer?s Fridge meal provided

Happier Weekdays - Walking into the facility should fill you with joy, not dread. We're a fun and passionate group, and we don't take ourselves too seriously. Bring your unique self to work, dress comfortably, and always feel free to share your thoughts and opinions. We encourage curiosity and inquiry; there's no hierarchy here when we're all swapping ideas.

During your break - Never run on empty by enjoying daily Farmer?s Fridge meals, challenge a coworker to a game of ping pong, de-stress by taking a spin on our Nascar arcade game, or spend your break on one of our comfy couches.

Innovate & Elevate - We are all teachers and learners. You'll grow, and help grow the company through cross-functional collaboration, open access to leadership, and regular business updates. You have a direct impact on the company?s bottom line.

Farmer?s Fridge is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

View our disclosures related to External Agencies and Applicants below: https://www.farmersfridge.com/careerdisclosures

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