Loaders General Help

Posted by Schmidt Baking Company | NE Foods Inc
Williamsport, PA
May 5, 2021

Job Details

Position Title: General Help (Loaders)

Department: Distribution Center Location

Reports to: Lead Person, Supervisor or Manager

Job Summary:

Loads product into the trailers in accordance to load sheets.

Primary Job Duties:

  • Move product (stacks or racks) from packaging lines to appropriate trailer or staging area.
  • Keep product staging areas and lanes organized.
  • Load product from staging area to trailers.
  • Remove out-of-code product from the floor (requires constant checking of date and price codes).
  • Keep floor areas clean and organized (includes platform area, private label dock, loading area, empty tray area).
  • Serve as a break person for other shipping employees on various lines and/or platform.
  • Work on the platform, which includes unloading in-bound (purchased) product.
  • Complete paperwork (load sheets, block sheets) with accuracy and neatness.
  • Perform trailer checks, which include sweeping and checking for damage. Documents information and submits to department manager.
  • Informs supervisors in advance of the floor inventory of empty trays and other equipment.
  • Communicates with packaging employees to make sure product counts are correct on each truck (i.e. reconciling trailer paperwork to packaging wrap sheets).


Maintains safe working environment for all employees/contractors/visitors by following safety guidelines and reporting all incidents to management.

  • Promotes employee safety in all areas of operations.


  • Maintains cleanliness of the work area.
  • Follows proper G M Ps at all times.

Other related duties as assigned by Lead Person, Supervisor or Manager.

Essential Job Functions/Requirements:

Experience: No experience required.

Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Preferred.

  • Must be able to count and perform basic math.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend department materials and specifically load sheets.
  • Must be capable of lifting or maneuvering up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to reach approximately 7 feet high to move product.
  • Must be physically capable of moving to all areas of the plant.
  • Must be able to view product and determine adherence to quality control standards including size, shape, color, cut, etc.
  • Must be able to perform all duties so as not to produce damage.
  • Must be able to read, comprehend and practice necessary safety procedures, signs, etc.

Brand: Schmidt Baking Company
Address: 2020 Mill Lane, Bldg. B Williamsport, PA – 17701
Property Description: Schmidt Bakery Williamsport Depot
Property Number: 009

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