Date: Jan 12, 2022

Location: Schenectady, NY, US

Company: The Golub Corporation


Responsible for inspecting all incoming shipments of fresh produce, floral and related items to ensuring that company standards for quality are realized.  Also, overseeing the maintenance and storage of all produce products as it pertains to quality and condition.


Other duties may be assigned.

Responsible for inspecting incoming shipments of all produce and floral products ensuring company quality and condition standards are being met.

Manage the maintenance and storage of all produce merchandise.

Manage Banana / Avocado ripening when supervisor is off duty and communicate issues to produce Category Managers.

Check temperature recorder for variances.

Check labeling, making sure that all packaged items meet the labeling requirements that are required by USDA and FDA.

Ensuring that all incoming fresh produce shipments are inspected to guarantee quality and condition standards set forth by the company are met.

 Examine loads to ensure proper product temperatures are within recommended ranges.

Ensure that all fresh produce merchandise is stored in the appropriate temperature zone that is recommended for each item.

Adhere to the Warehouse Receiving Inspection Report guidelines.

Daily ripening of bananas/avocados


Quality inspection upon receipt and maintaining quality integrity through process

Operation, care and maintenance of ripening rooms


Follow, develop and update all SOP’s for programs as needed

Manage customer relations to include responding to customer issues and developing sustained solutions 

Coordinate with others as assigned 

Perform other related duties as assigned by management and adhere to all company policies and procedures.



Must have a Valid Driver’s License

Must be 21 years of age

Must submit to DL Monitoring

Satisfactory performance reviews.

Strong communication skills

Strong organizational skills

The ability to multi-task

Highly self motivated person, with an eagerness to learn.


High School diploma or equivalent.

5+ years as Produce Manager and or Assistant or comparable experience in the produce industry.


Banana/avocado ripening experience preferred


Experiences in inventory control, quality assurance, process improvement, and problem solving

May lead work of less experienced, including employee development, coaching and training


Exposure to Hot Environment Occasional 1-3 Hours
Exposure to Hot Environment Constant 5-8 Hours
Grasping/Finger Movement & Dexterity- Left/Right Hands Constant 5-8 Hours
Sitting Occasional 1-3 Hours
Twisting Constant 5-8 Hours
Standing Constant 5-8 Hours
Walking Constant 5-8 Hours
Lifting Frequent 3-5 Hours up to 75lbs
Pushing/Pulling Frequent 3-5 Hours up to 75lbs




QC inspection tools

Price Chopper/ Market 32 and the Golub Corporation does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, affection or sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, liability for military service, status as a veteran, gender identity or expression, genetic information, pregnancy, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Nearest Major Market: Albany