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Keany Produce & Gourmet is a recognized leader in the wholesale produce industry. We have a dedicated team that is involved in every facet of getting fresh produce from farms to restaurants and businesses throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, and we offer exceptional opportunities for a variety of careers. We are constantly looking for new talent, and have a tradition of giving all our people opportunities for advancement.

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If you are interested in joining our hard working team of professionals, please complete our Employment Application and Invitation to Self-Identify Form.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are not able to give status updates, but if you are invited for an interview, you will be contact directly by the manager for that position.

Keany Produce is located within walking distance from the Landover Metro Station.

Keany Produce & Gourmet
Human Resources Department
3310 75th Avenue
Landover, MD  20785

Keany Produce & Gourmet is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or veteran status.

*EOEAA /M/F/Vet/Disability VEVRAA Federal Contractor*

Jobs at Keany

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We currently have the following positions open:

Delivery Driver

Transportation

Delivery Driver

Full-Time | Richmond, VA

Delivery Driver – Emerald

  • Performs deliveries, pick-ups, and returns of produce, dairy products, and dry goods to/from Emerald customers and suppliers.
  • Use the UPS Logistics Mobilecast program to review route assignments and log whereabouts while making deliveries using a Direct Connect handset/phone
  • Review paperwork for assigned route(s) to ensure all invoices are present and in good condition
  • Inspect cargo loads to ensure they are packed appropriately
  • Prepares customer orders by verifying them with delivery invoices for accuracy, delivering them to customer facility, and assisting with check-in and placement of products at the client facility. Receives signatures on invoices for items delivered and collects any cash on delivery payments when necessary.
  • Assists Warehouse and Customer Care departments in picking and loading any shorted product for delivery routes. Also makes the Customer Care Department and supervisors aware of any delivery delays, shorts, errors, or quality issues that may require a reship to the customer immediately.
  • Completes, organizes, and turns in all appropriate paperwork and invoices, making sure that all checks and monies are balanced and included in the drop.
  • Ensures that all vehicles are cleaned out properly and the end of each shift.
  • Takes multiple routes per day depending on volume and client demands.
  • Completes any other delivery related duties that may be needed on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis.
  • Perform and document pre-trip and post-trip inspections in proper Department of Transportation (DOT) format
  • Triage any vehicle issues needing immediate attention or repair
  • Maintain communication with supervisors to ensure DOT required documentation is maintained (driver’s license, driving record, and medical examiners card)
  • Keep track of hours worked to maintain responsibility for not exceeding DOT Hours of Duty (60 hours)

 

Job Requirements:

  • Requires a large degree of walking and climbing in and out of trucks throughout each workday.
  • Requires a large degree of lifting, loading, and unloading produce, dairy products, and dry goods
  • Outside work for extended periods of time throughout each workday
  • High school diploma or its equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of verifiable driving experience
  • General knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the transportation field
  • Ability to operate manual and automatic 26ft delivery truck
  • Ability to interact with Emerald customers and be a frontline representative of the Company
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Able to obtain and DOT Medical Examiner’s card
  • Able to pass a Human Performance Evaluation*

Delivery Truck Driver – All Shifts

Transportation

Delivery Truck Driver – All Shifts

Full-Time | Landover, MD

Job Objective:

The objective of the Delivery Driver is to ensure that produce, dairy, and dry good products are delivered to Keany customers in a manner that meets or exceeds customer expectations. The Delivery Driver is also responsible for communicating any customer preferences or issues to the Transportation Department Managers and Supervisors as well as the Customer Care Department. Finally, the Delivery Driver is responsible for operating Keany vehicles in a safe and professional manner as well as reporting any vehicle maintenance issues using proper inspection format and verbal communication to supervisors.

Responsibilities

  • Performs deliveries, pick-ups, and returns of produce, dairy products, and dry goods to / from Keany Produce customers and suppliers.
  • Use the UPS Logistics Mobilecast program to review route assignments and log whereabouts while making deliveries using a Direct Connect handset/phone
  • Review paperwork for assigned route(s) to ensure all invoices are present and in good condition
  • Inspect cargo loads to ensure they are packed appropriately
  • Prepares customer orders by verifying them with delivery invoices for accuracy, delivering them to customer facility, and assisting with check in and placement of products at the client facility. Receives signatures on invoices for items delivered and collects any cash on delivery payments when necessary.
  • Assists Warehouse and Customer Care departments in picking and loading any shorted product for delivery routes. Also makes Customer Care Department and supervisors aware of any delivery delays, shorts, errors, or quality issues that may require a reship to the customer immediately.
  • Completes, organizes, and turns in all appropriate paperwork and invoices, making sure that all checks and monies are balanced and included in the drop.
  • Ensures that all vehicles are cleaned out properly and the end of each shift.
  • Takes multiple routes per day depending on volume and client demands.
  • Completes any other delivery related duties that may be needed on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis.
Additional Job Functions:
  • Perform and document pre-trip and post-trip inspections in proper Department of Transportation (DOT) format
  • Triage any vehicle issues needing immediate attention or repair
  • Maintain communication with supervisors to ensure DOT required documentation is maintained (driver’s license, driving record, and medical examiners card)
  • Keep track of hours worked to maintain responsibility for not exceeding DOT Hours of Duty (60 hours)

Working Conditions & Job Environment

Degree of physical demands (strength) usually associated with this position

  • Requires a large degree of walking and climbing in and out of trucks throughout each work day.
  • Requires a large degree of lifting, loading, and unloading produce, dairy products, and dry goods

Environmental Conditions (physical surroundings and hazards) usually associated with this position.

  • Outside work for extended periods of time throughout each work day

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Education
  • High school diploma or its equivalent
Experience
  • Minimum 2 years of verifiable driving experience
Knowledge
  • General knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the transportation field
Skills & Abilities
  • Ability to operate manual and automatic 26ft delivery truck
  • Ability to interact with Keany customers and be a frontline representative of the Company
Licenses, Certifications, etc.
  • State of Maryland, Virginia, or District of Columbia driver’s license
  • Able to obtain and DOT Medical Examiner’s card
  • Able to pass at DOT road test
  • Able to pass a Human Performance Evaluation

Dispatch Night Router

Transportation

Dispatch Night Router

Full-Time | Richmond, VA

Job Description:

The Dispatch Router works the night shift (3:00 PM – 11:59 PM) and is responsible for coordinating, planning, and overseeing Delivery Truck Driver routing for Emerald Isle Foods.

Responsibilities: 

  • Create and build routes using Roadnet and MobileCast Programs
  • Work with the Transportation Department, Shipping Department, and Sales Department and interdepartmentally to manage supply chain logistics, including routing and truck utilization strategies to create greater efficiencies.
  • Handle internal challenges and elevated external client complaints and strive to find pro-active ways to reduce them
  • Distribute the dispatch routing and all related information to the designated department representative in an accurate and timely manner
  • Anticipates and determines causes of delays in deliveries and takes appropriate action to meet shipping schedules.

Requirements:

  • High School diploma, equivalency degree, or related experience
  • 3 years management / supervisory experience
  • 3 years using Roadnet and Mobilecast software programs
  • Prior experience working in a wholesale produce distribution and / or routing environment
  • Experience in fleet dispatching and routing internal fleet
  • Proficient in computer use with emphasis on Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Valid driver’s license; dispatch, routing and/or driving experience is a strong plus
  • Thorough understanding of all aspects of fleet management and operations procedures

Forklift Operator

Operations

Forklift Operator

Landover, MD

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • To handle the forklift in a safe and consistent manner following the user guidelines and Keany warehouse safety regulations and procedures.
  • To ensure proper warehouse storage of produce items so that inventory is managed in such a way that inventory is housed in the correct location and the oldest inventory is used first.
  • To ensure that products are stored safely and that a clean warehouse environment is maintained.
  • To input data for received items in the system to reflect current inventory levels.
  • To transfer inventory to other warehouse departments and properly dispose of damaged products.
  • To pull produce and dairy products for specific government orders.
  • Cleaning the warehouse area including sweeping and removal of any boxes

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1 – 2 years direct receiving and operating a forklift preferably in the produce industry
  • Warehouse receiving and storage processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of product types and the ability to make judgments on product quality
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, multi-tasked environment, and have good
  • Able to drive a stand-up forklift truck
  • Able to lift and load cases on to warehouse shelves properly and safely
  • Ability to read put-away reports and match with slot location and case product description

 

Order Selector

Operations

Order Selector

Full-Time | Landover, MD

Order Selector – Full-time

  • Reading customer orders accurately.
  • Locating and selecting the specific warehouse items to fulfill the customer’s order.
  • Operating forklifts and other warehouse machinery to stack items and prepare orders for shipping.
  • Placing the prepared orders in the correct dock slips for loading onto shipping trucks.
  • Performing visual inspections of orders to ensure they are correct and ready for shipment.
  • Labeling order shipments correctly for easy identification.
  • Applying shrink wrap to the prepared order before shipping.
  • Following warehouse safety procedures for the operation of equipment, such as wearing proper clothing, safe food handling, and maintaining awareness of your surroundings and the other workers when transporting items.
  • Keeping the warehouse clean and organized at all times.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 3-5 years direct order pulling experience preferably in the produce industry
  • Warehouse distribution and produce knowledge
  • Forklift Operation