Warehouse On-site Driver

Vancouver, BC, Canada Req #166
Friday, August 27, 2021

Who We Are

Fresh Prep is Vancouver’s homegrown meal kit delivery service. We help people throughout B.C. make world-class dinners with fresh, pre-cut and pre-portioned ingredients along with an extended menu of over 100 add-ons from local suppliers delivered weekly to your door.

From sourcing quality local goods, to delivering in reusable, recyclable and compostable packaging, we believe it’s possible to make convenient eating healthy and sustainable for the community we live in.

In the past few years, we have collected first place awards for The Georgia Straight’s Golden Plates (2019 and 2020) in addition to winning the 23rd and 24th Annual Best of Vancouver award for Best Meal Kit Service as voted by readers (2018 and 2019). Fresh Prep also placed on the Canadian Business and Maclean’s Magazine STARTUP LIST 2020 as a high-growth Canadian startup.

Who You Are

  • Reliable & Dependable. You like to see a job well done and will ensure that things are done the “right” way. You show up for all scheduled shifts on time and ready to work.

  • Self Starter. You are comfortable owning a task from start to finish and you take the initiative to make continuous process improvements. You observe strict deadlines and hold yourself accountable for your deliverables.

  • Collaborative Team Player.You are motivated by collaborative team task achievement and driving a results-oriented culture.

  • Adaptable.You thrive in a changing environment and are able to pivot direction easily.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Preparing, shipping and unloading our production supplies between our facilities.

  • Driving a 20ft+ box truck

  • Using heavy equipment including but not limited to: Forklift, power jack, pallet jack

  • Using Fishbowl inventory software to transfer inventory between buildings.

  • Assist other departments in acquisition and locating products within the warehouse facilities.

  • Optimize product utilization through inventory organization and FIFO practices.

  • Maintain inventory lists and complete on site inventory checks as needed and requested by Production and Purchasing.

  • Other tasks assigned to support Warehouse and other Production departments.

What We Are Looking For

  • 1+ years of experience driving a box truck is required

  • Experience using a pallet and/or power jack

  • Ability to work in a high-paced warehouse environment with strict deadlines.

  • Attention to detail, care and meticulousness.

  • Ability to stand on your feet for 10 hour long shifts.

  • Ability to lift and move objects up to 50 lbs (23 kgs).

  • Willing to work afternoon, evenings and weekend shifts, as required based on operational needs.

  • A team-orientation person with a positive attitude, who is always seeking personal and professional growth

What You Can Expect

  • An inclusive, fun workplace filled with fantastic colleagues. We’re a certified B-Corporation and our team is passionate about making a positive difference (and also about food!)

  • The ability to work at our HQ located in beautiful East Vancouver

  • Comprehensive health benefits (including medical, dental, vision and life-insurance) after 90 days of successful employment.

  • Free food! A Fresh Prep meal plan for 2 meals per week and sample meals from our test kitchen at our HQ!

Research shows that while men apply to jobs when they meet an average of 60% of the criteria, women and other marginalized folks tend to only apply when they check every box. So if you think you have what it takes, but don’t necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please still get in touch. We’d love to have a chat and see if you could be a great fit.

Fresh Prep is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and prohibit discrimination of any kind. We value diversity at our company and at all job levels our goal is to be diverse, inclusive and representative of the communities we operate in. We endeavour to recruit, develop and retain the best talent from a diverse candidate pool and truly believe that diversity, equity and inclusion among our team members is vital to our success as a company. We trust that in applying for a role with us you value this as well!

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada