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Clerk, Bakery-Warehouse

City & State: 

West Columbia, SC, US, 29172

Job Category:  Bakery Operations

ARYZTA is a global baking company with a Passion for Good Food. We provide our retail and foodservice customers with a portfolio of bakery solutions so they can deliver memorable, delicious food to consumers. With operations in the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, ARYZTA has become a global leader in the baked goods industry and one of the largest specialty bakery companies in the world. Our leading bakery brands in North America include La Brea Bakery®, Otis Spunkmeyer®, and Oakrun Farm Bakery®. We have 58 state-of-the-art bakeries and kitchens around the globe, with 20 of those in North America, and are committed to driving innovation, predicting upcoming consumer trends and flavors, and exceeding our customers’ expectations. The Americas team champions the values of Integrity, Ownership, Customer Focus, Creativity and Care to help us deliver on People Safety, Food Safety, Quality and Collaboration.



Job Title

  • Clerk, Bakery-Warehouse


  • Shipping & Receiving

Reporting to

  • Shipping Supervisor


Location:  West Columbia, SC


Key Accountabilities

To provide a resource for the Management group to train Clerks, orders supplies, input purchase orders, complete various reports needed for department monitoring and perform other Clerk, administrative duties, as needed.


Essential Duties and Responsabilities


  • Follow all warehousing policies and procedures.
  • Creating all purchase order for the shipping department and any other department that needs help (QA) (Fuel, trailers, TCW, CTR, Lift one, Ifco, all shipping needs)
  • Send requests for Temp employees
  • Monitor Transfer Requirements
  • Submit repairs for Radio/LXE repairs on forklifts
  • Creating all Truck Builder orders to ship finished goods
  • Create and Handle shipments for Planners/Purchasers for ingredients, finished goods, and side projects for all management
  • Take all appointments in Lean for outbound and receiving
  • Lean over all TCW orders for our dedicated run
  • Schedule TCW trucks for the week thru the weekend
  • Keep good communication with Charlotte/Columbia for when we have drivers coming their way on a 7 day basis
  • Create all backhaul orders needed for production or planning needs
  • Keep in contact with IC’s for up to date shipments on a daily basis
  • Forklift inventory inspection on a weekly basis
  • Trailer yard check report – 3 times weekly
  • Any deficits or discrepancies must be taken care of at time of loading.


Skills, Experience & Qualifications


  • Minimum of two (2) years of warehousing experience recommended.



  • High school diploma
  • Food manufacturing experience
  • Ability to read/write in English
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • SAP Experience


Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Regularly required to climb, stand or walk for extended periods of time.


Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions, and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, and extreme cold. 
  2. The noise level in the work environment is often moderate to loud.

Any other duties as assigned.






ARYZTA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.