Forklift Operator 1st Shift

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 26 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.




Operates a stand-up forklift to safely transport raw ingredients, finished product, materials and equipment to the appropriate locations inside warehouse, freezer and trucks/trailers. 


  • Operates stand-up forklift to move ingredients/product from trucks, shipping & receiving docks, and various stock and storage locations.
  • Responsible for loading the mixing platform with raw ingredients to be used for daily production of par bake cookies, frozen dough and cinnamon smear for melts.
  • Verifies lot code numbers, product type and quantity of each load moved using scanning gun.
  • Moves trailers in and out of loading area for out and inbound loads.
  • Keeps stock tracking records and other simple records of quantities of items moved, storage locations and daily work performed.
  • Moves stock, pallets and other items manually as required.
  • Provides assistance with the overall maintenance of the warehouse environment.
  • Follows rules and regulations to ensure food safety, quality, and legality.
  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships.


Skills, Experience & Qualifications

  • Education: Spanish and/or /English literacy, elementary
  • 1-2 Years Stand Up forklift experience, preferred
  • In-house Forklift Certification, HACCP & GMP training (in-house)






ARYZTA is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer(AA/EOE)

Full time
Santa Ana, CA 92705, US