Seasonal position with room for full-time advancement! Must be willing to join Union and ability to pass post-offer drug test.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Perform the following quality control tests on dried figs: size, moisture, internal and external quality, check weighing packaged product, draw samples from production lines, check codes and case marking and package integrity; such as:
o Sizing – confirmation that graded fruit meets sizing requirements.
o External fruit quality/defects of size graded fruit
o Internal quality of size graded fruit
o Moisture of size graded fruit
o Count per pound
o Ensure data is logged on various forms (such as Quality Control Fig Packs Processor, Quality Control Ca MKT Order, QC Fig Size Inspection Sheet).
1. Must be able to read and write English.
2. Must have good attendance and job performance record.
3. Must be able to effectively carry out written or verbal instructions and follow instructions as communicated.
4. Must have ability to learn various laboratory procedures by either written or verbal instructions.
5. Must have forklift experience.
6. Solid understanding of production process and ability to identify issues that are outside of required specifications.
7. Excellent communication skills and ability to share information/date between shifts.
8. Must have basic high school math skills (such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, division of whole numbers).
9. Must have basic computer skills (Word and Excel)
10. Complete understanding of processing specifications and routings
11. Must be self-directed and able to work without close supervision-position requires high energy and motivation and a strong desire to drive positive change.
12. Strong organizational, verbal and written communication skills.
13. Must have an excellent safety record.
14. Must pass qualifying examinations, unless there is previous related qualifying experience or training.
15. Ability to lift/move/carry up to 45 pounds.
16. Perform Other duties as required or as assigned