Shipping - Seattle at United States Bakery

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Location: Seattle, Washington

Job Description:

United States Bakery

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. US Bakery requests priority referrals of Protected Veterans for this job opening, and all other externally posted company employment opportunities.


Requisition Number: 8335
Date Posted: 1/7/2019
Location: SeattleMain
Address: 2006 S Weller
City: Seattle
State: WA
Category: Warehouse
Pay Rate: 18.71

Take your skills to the next level at Franz Bakery! We are a 4th generation, family-owned baking company headquartered in Portland, Oregon. Since 1906, we have provided communities with fresh bread, buns, bagels, cookies and pastries, using the highest quality ingredients. Today we have 10 bakeries throughout the Northwest, Montana, Alaska and California.

Franz recognizes that talented people are attracted to companies that provide excellent pay, benefits and a dynamic, safety orientated culture.

For these reasons, you will be rewarded with:

1. An excellent starting hourly wage, $18.71.

2. A superior company-paid benefits package that includes: Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision premiums coverage for you and your entire family.

3. Time off pay: sick time, vacation and floaters.

4. A union pension plan.

5. Generous discounts on Franz products.

6. We get paid weekly!

Shipping Checker will perform shipping and receiving duties in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Shipping Checker will pull and organize orders according to product ordered and prepare the orders for shipping. Hours will vary based upon production needs and are not guaranteed.

SHIFT & HOURS: New employees will be assigned to any work day: Monday through Sunday; and any shift: Day, Swing and/or Graveyard based upon production needs. A set schedule of days and shifts will be based solely upon the union bid process.


  • Will read orders and load trays of bakery product onto transport racks or pallets as per order.

  • Physically shuttle transport racks to designated staging areas for eventual loading into transport trucks.

  • Assist in the loading of transport trucks with transport racks.

  • Worker must be able to constantly stand and walk on concrete or wood surfaces, including transport trailer beds.

  • Frequent pushing and pulling of transport racks and carts is necessary.

  • Frequent bending, stooping, twisting, kneeling, reaching, lifting, carrying is required.

  • Repetitive use of both upper extremities for loading transport carts with bakery product trays.

  • Frequent to constant handling and grasping of bakery product trays, transport racks, carts, etc.

  • Additional duties and/or responsibilities as assigned.

  • High school graduate or GED required.

  • Previous experience in similar production line duties at a large commercial or artisan bakery is preferred.

  • Work experience in other similar industrial, manufacturing or a production-line environment may substitute.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ability to work in a high temperature environment supporting fast paced machinery.

  • Ability to quickly learn new job tasks and flexibility to work in different jobs as needed.

  • Must be able to work any day, including holidays, or any shift.

  • Must have reliable attendance to meet employer's attendance standards for 24/7 production facility.

  • Adherence to company core values.