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.

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


- 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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River's End Farms Ltd., Kelowna, British Columbia

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