Seasonal Knife Sharpener (FG – Pasco, WA)
The J.R. Simplot Company and R.D. Offutt Company have recently established a joint venture to begin operating a vegetable processing facility. This new state-of-the-art facility will provide high quality value added vegetable products to QSR, Food Service and Retail customers throughout North America. We currently have a Seasonal Knife Sharpener position available at our facility in Pasco, WA. Summary The Seasonal Knife Sharpener maintains the knives and cutting materials of the corn cutting machines in a vegetable processing facility Responsibilities
Removes and replaces blades from corn cutter machines and sharpens the blades frequently throughout the shift Reports any issues to the Production Lead or Processing Supervisor Maintains cleanliness of the work area Assists with any other production related duties including general labor duties and sanitation of the processing equipment and facility as needed Performs other duties as assigned Requirements
1 to 2 years work experience in the food processing industry preferred Minimum 18 years of age Ability to wear personal protective equipment including, hard hat, safety glasses, ear plugs, safety shoes, rain coat, pants and gloves for cleaning Ability to stand for 10-12 hours at a time Ability to lift up to 50 pounds Ability to bend and stoop Ability to climb steps and ladder Ability to work with an around industrial chemicals and cleaners Ability to work day and night shifts, weekends and overtime HOW TO APPLYInternal Simplot Candidates:Please apply via Employee Space to Job ID#7352External Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#7352Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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