Production Line Opportunities

Consolidated Fruit Packers

Seasonal Full-Time & Part-Time - Production Line

We offer:
- $15.70/hour to $17.00/hour (depending on experience)
- A productivity bonus that could add $1.00/hour
- On-site accommodations (see below)

Join the most innovative team in produce and help us bring the best fruit of the Okanagan to Canada and the world!

Our Osoyoos packing facility receives fruit (including cherries, stone fruit, pears, and apples) in bulk from Okanagan-based growers and sorts it for quality and size before packaging it for shipment to our domestic and international customers. Quality production line work, including making boxes, sorting, and packing fruit is vital in ensuring the quality of produce for our customer.

If you:
- Enjoy a team environment and take pride in your work
- Thrive in a fast-paced environment

And you have:
- Clear communication skills
- The ability to meet the physical demands required to successfully perform the essential functions of the job

Then send your resume to: [email protected]

Positions are seasonal (June/July through March), with limited days off and extended hours as necessary through peak months (June through October).

Job Details:
- Examine fruit by hand and/or with machines, according to size, colour, and grade, to ensure quality specifications are met
- Remove defective fruit, report quality and/or maintenance issues to Production Lead or Production Supervisor, and place it in specified area(s)
- Examine containers to ensure packaging specifications are met
- Measure, weigh, and/or count fruit and place it into packaging container, by hand and/or using machines such as spouts and/or chutes
- Assemble packaging containers by hand and line containers with paper, cardboard, prepared padding, trays, and/or separators
- Report quality, maintenance, and safety issues to Manager or Supervisor
- Maintain a clean work environment, during and at the end of the shift, using brooms, mops, cleaning wipes
- Completion of other responsibilities as assigned.

- $150/month rent, includes utilities and internet
- On site, single-wide manufactured home
- Room for 5-6 people through to the end of February 2022 with the possibility of extension (first come/first serve)
- Rental agreement must be signed

- Attention to Detail
- Quality Orientation
- Energy
- Safety Awareness
- Adaptability
- Teamwork
- Initiative
- Communication (verbal, written, listening)
- Recognize differences or similarities in products
- Basic mathematical skills
- First Aid training is an asset
- Previous agriculture and/or packing facility experience is an asset

Work is mainly conducted indoors in a fruit packing plant and can be subject to extreme temperature conditions.

Physical Requirements:
- Prolonged periods of standing
- Ability to quickly grasp, manipulate, move, and assemble objects
- Frequent lifting and carrying of up to 25 kilograms (50 pounds)
- Frequent walking
- Occasional handling and use of cleaning tools
Contact Seller
Name:CFP Osoyoos
Location:Kelowna, British Columbia
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Post Date:Nov 16, 2021
Exp. Date:Dec 16, 2021
Listing Type:Private
Ad Number:4431247