John Vena, Inc., is a Sourcing and Sales Organization, founded in 1919. We are a fourth generation, family owned specialty fresh produce distributor, operating from the Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market on Essington Ave. in Philadelphia, PA.
John Vena, Inc. is currently seeking a Packing House Sanitation Coordinator who will be responsible for overseeing the overall cleanliness of the packing house, packing equipment, tools, and utensils. The Packing House Sanitation Coordinator will perform duties that support the Food Safety program with internal and external audits. These tasks may include but are not limited to: overall facility sanitation, equipment cleaning (surface cleaning as well as dismantling equipment and power washing), record keeping, and pathogen testing.
The responsibilities and duties of the position include:
Completing cleaning tasks and logging daily/weekly activity including trash removal, restocking, cleaning and sanitizing tools, utensils, tables, and all equipment. This also includes cleaning floors, lunchroom, and facility steps.
Ensuring that cleaning tasks are logged quarterly and bi-annually including cleaning and overhead lights, roll up doors, racks and rollers, perimeter of packing house, and painting columns.
Completing all associated SQF Compliance Logs.
Overseeing all trash and recycle containers so that all containers are regularly emptied cleaned, sanitized and replaced in the packing house.
Ensuring that all floors are swept and free of debris.
Managing and overseeing use of the floor cleaning machine to wash/scrub floors, removing excess water from coolers, and clean high traffic areas and all storage area floors.
Performing all tasks and duties in an efficient and safe manner and reporting/recording any maintenance issues in the packing house.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and abilities:
• Ability to work independently
• Strong basic math skills
• Ability to multitask
Education and/or Experience:
• High School Diploma, or equivalent, preferred
• Three (3) years of sanitation experience
• Warehouse experience preferred
In addition to a competitive salary we offer a superior benefits package, a 401k Plan, profit sharing, and bonus opportunities. We offer an exciting chance to work in an energized and progressive environment.