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Ryder System Sanitation - Warehouse in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Position Description

Sunday - Thursday

6am - 2:30pm

Position is typically dedicated to an assigned area of responsibility within an area or shift of the operation. The individual ensures that sanitation and quality goals are met in order to deliver customer satisfaction.

  • Ensure compliance with good manufacturing practices (GMP’s)

  • Assist in the management of Sanitation and Food Safety Programs

  • Ensure a safe, clean, inspection ready facility

  • Ensure all duties outlined on the Master Sanitation Schedule are fulfilled according to prescribed standards and are accurately documented. This position is responsible for daily cleaning tasks

  • Ensure highest level of sanitation is achieved

  • Provide coverage for other Sanitation associates when needed

  • Quality inspections of vulnerable products for pest susceptibility

  • Inspect and maintain structural conditions, which may require minor routine maintenance work throughout the facilities

  • Accountable for corrective action items identified during inspections. Responsible for documentation and follow through to ensure compliance with procedures and standards


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Prior sanitation experience preferred

  • Experience operating forklift equipment preferred. Equipment certification may be required.


  • Cleans restrooms, break room, locker room, and office areas per sanitation schedule

  • Cleans the exterior areas of the building, including windows, walkways, and emptying trash containers and receptacles per sanitation schedule

  • Sweeps and scrubs the warehouse floors and office areas per sanitation schedule

  • Wipes down racks, guard rails, and walls in the warehouse and office areas per sanitation schedule

  • Assists Maintenance Techs as required and light maintenance activities such as painting

  • Additional duties as assigned, overtime as needed

  • Maintains a safe, clean, and tour ready facility

  • Completes assigned sanitation tasks as directed in the Master Sanitation Plan during the required timeframe

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


Posted Date 3 months ago (11/6/2020 1:04 PM)

Requisition 2020-91685

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular-Full time

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 8593