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Employment Type:
Part time
Job Category:
Part-Time Helper
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SunOpta | Allentown, PA
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Job Description


This position requires a qualified courteous individual who is who is results-oriented and deeply passionate about growing their career in the Food Manufacturing Industry. As the administrative Assistant you will be responsible for monitoring internet sites, scheduling appointments for auctions, corresponding through email, corresponding with government agencies and other administrative duties as needed. This position requires strong attention to detail, problem solving skills, great follow up and the ability to meet deadlines. You will be working with numbers on a daily basis so strong math skill are a plus. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with Outlook, Excel, multi-line phone systems, filing, and faxing and the ability to support diverse projects for other associates.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Help as needed around the facility, can be clerical, production, and quality work.

Key Accountabilities:

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

* Strong attention to detail.
* Ability to work independently with minimal supervision or with a team.
* Competency in performing multiple functional tasks.
* High degree of accuracy.
* Ability to organize and prioritize.
* Read and understand written information.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* - Must be able to keep a good attendance record
* Must have accurate record keeping and legible handwriting
* Must be able to troubleshoot and resolve issues as it applies to the role
* Must follow all GMP's and Safety Procedures established by Management
* Ability to access a situation and make quick and accurate decisions that will aid in production.
* Must have ability to work with basic mathematical concepts such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
* Must have excellent communication skills; both written and verbal.


High school diploma or equivalent required.


Entry level - willing to be trained

Knowledge and Skills:

Working knowledge of business, computer and math, preferred. The candidate must be able to work effectively in a team-based environment, set priorities to meet deadlines, handle multiple tasks, and make decisions under pressure.

Travel Requirements:


Work Environment/Physical Demands:

Approximately; 95% of work is performed in an office environment. 5% of work may involve being in a manufacturing environment.