POSITION: Warehouse Associate


Join us at Sugar Bowl Bakery, one of Northern California’s largest family-owned and operated bakeries. With over 100,000 square feet of state-of-the art production facilities, we operate 7 days a week and service national warehouse clubs, major supermarket chains, distributors and retailers. We are one of the Bay Area’s Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies and have been named Bakery of the Year numerous times. Our growth has created immediate needs for the following positions: Warehouse Associate.


Reports to:  Warehouse Supervisor
Direct Reports: None
Summary:  This person has to be a certified forklift operator. Responsible for all warehouse activities such as Shipping & Receiving, Transferring between depts. and transporting between facilities under food and safety guidelines. In the absence of the Warehouse Associate, the Warehouse Lead may temporarily fill in and assume the position’s responsibilities.

Responsibility or Job/Duty Description




Loads and unloads shipments.
Coordinates and transports materials between warehouses.
Moves materials timely and efficiently to plant operations.  Ensures all processes flow within food safety and quality guidelines.
Takes accurate inventory, utilizes storage space effectively, and follows the FIFO rule for all finished goods and raw ingredients.
Makes sure that every shipping and receiving function is done properly.  This includes posting into current ERP program within thirty (30) minutes of shipping or receiving.
Assists other Departments ( Operations in general) as pertinent to warehouse


List other important or Critical Day to Day duties or Responsibilities
  • Completes related documents such as shipping/receiving logs, transfer orders, bill of lading, and daily purchase orders and files them accordingly.
  • Moves and stores the raw ingredients, packaging and finished goods into designate areas/ locations to maintain a safe and orderly work environment.
  • Makes sure all warehouse equipments are properly maintained
  • Other Duties as assigned
Employees and Non-employee contacts
  • Internal – Warehouse Lead and Associates, Production Manager, Supervisors and Superintendent, QA staff, Sanitation Supervisor, Purchasing & Inventory Control, Logistics
  • External – Truck Drivers from Trucking Companies


Minimum Education and Related Experience Requirements
  • High School diploma or higher.  1+ years of Warehouse experience preferably in Food Industry
  • Ability to drive/operate bob-tail truck.
  • Must be forklift certified
  • MUST have clean DMV
Minimum Language Requirements
  • Must be able to speak and write English. Additional language skills preferred
Minimum Admin Skills
  • Must be able to use Microsoft Outlook for emails and have basic computer skills. Basic math skills required.
Minimum Physical Requirements
  • Must be able to carry at least 50 lbs occasionally and be able to perform a variety of physical activities such as lifting and carrying, able to work in warm and cold environments.
Work Hours
  • Must be flexible in order to work hours needed across shifts.




  • Must be a team player
  • Must have the aptitude to learn and grow
  • Must be multitasking
  • Must abide by instructions
Starting Salary $16/hour



Please fill out the following application here and send it to jobs@sugarbowlbakery.com