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a good way to describe a job, I'd say.

Posted: April 14 2010

And if you are looking for a job, a good set of criteria to access your own hireability.

Two Positions available at Veritable Vegetable in San Francisco, CA:
Class A, B and C Truck Drivers NeededWe are seeking Class A, B and C local route and long haul drivers to deliver organic produce to stores and restaurants, and pick-up from organic farms and distributors. We are looking for people who:

  • Consistently report to work on time with a minimum of absences
  • Are reliable, cooperative and efficient
  • Possess willingness and initiative
  • Are cooperative and helpful to others
  • Have good communication skills
  • Are emotionally stable and have an even temperament
  • Are proficient in basic math and have good communication skills
  • Are able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Organic Produce experience a plus

Willingness to work early morning hours, nights, weekends and holidays is required.Experience with produce preferred. A current DMV printout is required with your application. Pre-employment drug screen is required by federal law for all commercial drivers. We offer:·         training and opportunities for advancement·         an excellent work environment·         competitive wages·         comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401K, domestic partner benefits·         paid vacation and sick leave·         discount worker food program Veritable Vegetable, a dynamic women-owned and operated company, is the nation’s oldest distributor of organic produce. We distribute produce from more than 250 growers to more than 300 independent retailers and restaurants in California, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado and Hawaii. We pride ourselves on ethical business practices, on-time delivery, and reliable, courteous service. We are committed to providing opportunities for women in the workplace, but encourage any applicant who shares our dedication to apply.  For more information about our company, please visit our website at www.veritablevegetable.com Send your resume to:[email protected] Jobs @ Veritable Vegetable 1100 Cesar Chavez Street, San Francisco, CA 94124 or fax 415-920-0448   Swing Shift Warehouse Position

Veritable Vegetable, a woman-owned, socially responsible, organic produce company in San Francisco is looking for people interested in organics and sustainable agriculture.
The Day and Swing Warehouse Crew work together to receive, warehouse and ship fresh produce. The warehousing of product is essential to day and swing shifts, with strong attention to use of space and product rotation.  They also pull and palletize customer orders, clean warehouse, as well as other tasks.
We are looking for cooperative, flexible individuals who are meticulous, efficient, as well as people who are willing to take part in the group effort, can think for themselves and are highly responsible. Basic math and good communication skills required. Produce experience, forklift, and computer skills are a plus. The job involves working in cold coolers, repetitively lifting up to 50lbs. and being able to be on your feet for long periods of time.
We are committed to providing opportunities for women in the workplace.
We have open shifts with start times beginning from 2 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. 7 days a week, full time only. Must be able to work overtime and weekends.
$16.00 - $18.00 per hour depending on experience. Veritable offers an excellent work environment, comprehensive benefits program which includes medical, dental and vision insurance, 401k, paid vacation and sick leave, catered healthy lunch, and low cost organic food. Send resume to [email protected] or fax to 415-920-0448.