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Receiver/Shipper, Overnight, Fresh Kitchen – Dacula

Location: Dacula, GA
Job ID: 29209BR
Department: Dacula Fresh Kitchen
Working Hours: 7:00pm - 5:30am, rotating days
Pay Frequency: Weekly
Date Posted: Jul 01, 2024

$38 - 52k
Full Time - Regular


Responsibilities include:

  • Operating a forklift to receive, select and ship inventory while following required procedures of each function
  • Neatly and accurately loading trailers with pallets of product
  • Maintaining records, tracking inventory items and completing documents for shipping and receiving
  • Responsible for reporting all unsafe conditions, damage to product, equipment and facility
  • Completing all paperwork required by the position
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

The required qualifications for this position include:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must demonstrate excellent work habits in line with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and Pre-Op Inspection Guidelines
  • Must demonstrate safe working habits
  • Must be able to define problems, utilize logic and draw conclusions
  • Must be able to lift in excess of 75 pounds
  • Must be able to work under stressful situations, able to accept change in an effort towards continuous improvement
  • Must have or be able to obtain a forklift license and operate a forklift
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must have good human relation skills (the ability to work well with others and be a team member)
  • Must be able to work any shift, nights, weekends, holidays and extended periods of time
  • Ability to withstand repetitive bending, twisting, stooping, walking, standing and sitting
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and work under deadline constraints
  • Must be able to work efficiently with little or no supervision
  • Must be able to follow detailed written and verbal instructions
  • Must possess basic math skills
  • Must be able to communicate effectively
  • Must have excellent attendance and punctuality
  • Must show enthusiasm, initiative and pride in work
  • A commitment to Publix and our mission


  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health, dental and vision plans
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Visit our website to see all of our benefits: Benefits – Jobs (

Year End Bonus

To reward associates for their contributions to the company for the calendar year, Publix provides a Holiday Bonus in November. In the first year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to 15 hours of pay, and in the second year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to one week’s pay if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check. In subsequent years, the bonus is equal to two weeks’ pay.

Additional Information

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Please do not use your Publix email address when applying. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive a confirmation email.

Please note that Publix will not sponsor any hire for this position for a visa or permanent residence.

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