Quality Control Checker


Posted Date: Apr 05, 2018
Expiry Date: May 31, 2018
Location: Kelowna, British Columbia
Tags: Fruit, Orchard, Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Packing, Ocean Liners, Cherry, British Columbia, Horticulture, Experienced

River's End Farms Ltd.


Posting:
Quality Control Checker
Kelowna, British Columbia

The Quality Control Checker oversees the quality of fruit onsite at orchard and packing house operations Minimum 5 days per week with the potential for some long days and/or 7-day weeks during height of season. Requires standing for long periods of time, working in a cold environment within the packing house and working outdoors. This position will be fulltime seasonal.

Terms of Employment

- This is a full-time seasonal position from approximately June 15, 2018 to September 30, 2018

Wages and Benefits

- $21.14 per hour

- No other benefits are offered

Duties:

- Assess cherries in the orchards for colour, firmness and defects and collect samples for testing

- Ensure all cherries being processed for the marketplace are to CAN#1 standards

- Confirm that Good Agricultural Practices are being implemented

- Onsite representation for product quarantine and release

- Keep accurate reports

Skills & Requirements :

- 5+ years experience working with Unitec Cherry Sorters and Lines

- 5+ years experience loading ocean containers

- Knowledge of cherry production and packing house procedures

- Proficient in the English language is essential with good communication skills – speaking, reading, writing.

- Ability to work outdoors and under variable weather conditions - Ability to work in cold processing and storage conditions

- Ability to work independently, and coordinate work with others

- Understanding of Food Safety requirements and Good Agricultural Practice

- Valid Driver’s License as travel between work locations will be required

Only qualified applicants will be contacted.




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