Full Job Description
We are looking for a focused and goal driven Traffic Associate to join our expanding team. In this key role you will perform duties such as: picking up samples from clients as well as payment from COD clients, collecting client samples following established and well-defined protocols, performing preassigned collection duties, and purchasing products from food stores for analytical purposes. You may also deliver requested products to clients and work at different client locations to obtain the appropriate and representative sampling of various food products (i.e. spices, meat, seafood, nuts, and rice).
If you share our values – Ethical, Adaptable, Reliable, Accurate, Collaborative, Client Focused, Dedicated, Skilled, Innovative - and wish to develop in a dynamic environment focused on the future, then join us!
Pick-up samples from clients, using proper sanitation and sample storage.
Follow established and well-defined protocols to collect samples of food from client’s establishments, manufacturers, processors, packers, re-packers, shippers, importers, etc.,
Complete all sample Collection Reports accurately and fully, including sample number, collection date, photos, identifying information.
Complete all other required paperwork including sample log pick-up.
Transport all samples to labs according to established transport procedures while maintaining samples at proper temperatures.
Maintain vehicle and all other property of Certified Laboratories assigned to the driver.
Maintain and track all petty cash monies and receipts.
Interact with clients in a professional manner with a professional appearance
Perform other services for Certified Laboratories, as designated by Management.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Must have excellent driving skills and adhere to all rules and regulations.
Ability to adhere to a time schedule and meet all customer expectations
Ability to routinely lift up to 60 lbs.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must continuously and intermittently pass drug testing screen and physical.
Proven exemplary driving record and clean driver's license.
Good sense of direction and ability to read road maps & GPS Good customer service skills.
Must be able to cover the NYC, New Jersey, and Long Island territories.
Flexible schedule- overtime and weekend work on a as needed basis.
Certified Laboratories, Inc. is one of the largest independent laboratories comprised of four nationally recognized laboratories. Located in New York, Illinois, Southern and Northern California, each of these laboratories has developed its own area of expertise and is an acknowledged leader in the field of food safety and analysis.
We value our employees as they are the key to our success. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by a competitive salary with an extensive benefits package. We work to maintain a progressive and collaborative work environment where we empower people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long-term career.
Certified Laboratories values diversity in its workforce. The company is firmly committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity and will administer its policies in a manner that treats each employee and applicant for employment on the basis of merit. Certified Laboratories will take affirmative action to seek out qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, or veteran status.