Warehouse Logistics / Driver

San Carlos, CA
Operations
Part-time
About Iron Ox
 
Iron Ox is re-imagining the modern farm, utilizing robotics and AI to grow fresh, consistent, and responsibly farmed produce for everyone. Our experienced team of growers, plant scientists, engineers, and innovators are passionate about deeply understanding and developing this new wave of technology to feed an ever-growing population. Iron Ox is a well-funded startup backed by Y Combinator, conveniently located near the CalTrain station in San Carlos, CA.

Who we're looking for

We are looking for a high quality, ambitious candidate to support our delivery logistics at Iron Ox. The individual will perform a variety of duties as assigned to support shipping and local customer deliveries to assure on-time shipments. The individual will be responsible for correct shipping documentation, proper packaging, etc. and for identifying process improvement and possible cost reduction. In this high visibility role, the individual will be responsible for product delivery to the Iron Ox’s customers; picking up materials and supplies from vendors; maintenance/record keeping of the delivery vehicle; and assisting in Iron Ox’s logistics needs.

Requirements

●      Possess a valid California Class C driver’s license
●      Possess a clean driving record from DMV
●      High school diploma or equivalent GED
●      One-year experience in manufacturing shipping environment
●      Experience with shipping, customer requirements
●      Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
●      2 years’ experience in scheduling, warehousing and transportation
●      Possess a forklift certification
●      Great time management, organization, and interpersonal skills
●      Self-starters who have great attention to detail and a willingness to learn new subjects
●      Satisfactory computer skills, experience with G Suite / Microsoft Office

Duties and Responsibilities

●       Creates shipping documentation including bills of lading, shipping labels, and export paperwork
●       Routes outgoing shipments through various freight forwarders and schedules transportation of shipments
●       Works closely with Operations, Grow, and Sales team to assure on-time shipments and deliveries
●       Work closely with Sales team and scheduling personnel to ensure on time deliveries
●       Maintain delivery truck in good operational order including taking vehicle into servicing as necessary
●       Keep good records for tracking deliveries, pick-ups, mileage and vehicle maintenance

Nice to haves

●       Experience with produce, perishable logistics, and food safety a plus.
●       Interest in the farming, food, and robotics industries and love the fun of the startup environment and its culture

Benefits

●       Iron Ox is a small startup with big dreams.  You’ll be a part of a team founded on transparency, creativity, and impact on our mission to feed people
●       We’re a tight-knit group that likes to work hard while also having fun with company outings and team events