US Foods Quality Control Clerk in Norwich, Connecticut

Job Description:

Basic Purpose-

Work directly in conjunction with warehouse management to address food safety concerns. Maintain records of inspections. Make recommendations on dump and damage and repackaging.


Communicate daily with the buyers and warehouse manager on all issues related to perishable items. Make recommendations on dump and damage or repackaging.

Inspect and verify Purchase Order quantities for all inbound perishable loads.

Inspect all inbound trucks for signs of pest and rodents before unloading.

Ensure compliance with all Standard Operating Procedures pertaining to receiving, storage, and shipping. Identify any issues to warehouse management.

Document temperatures of all inbound loads and report to warehouse manager and buyers any violations.

Responsible for proper rotation for all produce inventory and various perishable items.

Perform daily quality inspections for all perishable items.

Perform daily date checks and pull all out dated product from pick and reserve slots.

Complete daily dump and damage report and give to warehouse supervisor or inventory control.

# EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status  


Education/Training : High school diploma or GED required

Related Experience : Minimum 2 years Produce or other Perishable Receiving and Inspection Experience Required, Knowledge of USDA Grades and Standards Required

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities : Must be able to operate electric pallet jack, Must work well without close supervision, must have good oral and written communication skills

Physical Requirements:

JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO:1. SIT: N/A2. STAND: Frequent/Constant3. WALK: Frequent/Constant4. DRIVE:Occasionally(Forklifts)JOB REQUIRES WORKER TO LIFT:1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary):Occasionally2. 10-20 lbs (Light):Occasionally3. 25-50 lbs (Medium):Occasionally4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy):N/A5. Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy): N/AJOB REQUIRES WORKER TO CARRY:1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary): Occasionally2. 10-20 lbs (Light): Occasionally3. 25-50 lbs (Medium): Occasionally4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy): N/A5. Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy): N/AJOB REQUIRES WORKER TO:1. Push/pull: Occasionally2. Climb/balance: Occasionally - Item: In/Out Forklifts,3. Stoop/squat:Occasionally4. Kneel/bend:Occasionally5. Bend:Occasionally6. Reach above shoulder:Occasionally/Frequent7. Grasp objects: Frequently - Type: Boxes, Spread Sheets, labels, Fork Lift Controls8. Manipulate objects: Occasionally/Frequent9. Twisting: Occasionally/Frequent

Primary Location: Norwich-CT

Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job

Job Function: Quality Assurance

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No