Job Description Summary This position performs a variety of
tasks at any one of five stations in the plant to assure that
potatoes and associated products meet Company quality standards and
This is an hourly position location in Connell, WA. Relocation
is not available for this position.
Job Description Performs attribute tests on both raw and
finished product. Helps train Quality Assurance trainees. Maintains
a clean and orderly work area. Performs duties in compliance with
company policies regarding quality standards and food safety.
Responsible for notifying supervisors as outlined in plant
procedures. Responsible for entering all checks into computer for
recordkeeping. Attention to detail, providing accurate
Must have the ability to complete mathematical skills including
addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in all units of
measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percentages. Must have
knowledge and ability to use a computer to enter data. Have the
ability and willingness to follow instructions. Be knowledgeable of
safe lifting techniques. Read, understand, and obey all plant rules
and practice safety as outlined in the employee handbook. Be
knowledgeable of the potential hazards and safety procedures
associated with the task being done. Ability to effectively
communicate in English. Ability to apply common sense understanding
to carry out instructions. Is required to sit, stand, walk, and
climb. The primary surface the employee must walk on is a level,
non-slip concrete surface. Must be able to climb up two (2) to
twenty (20) steps, with variable step height of up to 8.5 inches,
and a handrail for both hands, to get to the trim/inspection areas.
Can change positions, alternating between standing, leaning against
a metal guard while standing, and/or sitting on an adjustable
height stool. Must have good eye-hand coordination. Must have good
finger and manual dexterity. Is required to reach with his/her
hands and arms repetitively. Must be able to lift up to thirty-five
(35) pounds on continuous basis, and, on occasion, up to fifty (50)
pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include
close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to
adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee
will regularly work near moving mechanical parts and heated oil.
The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions
and moderate heat and cold conditions. The employee may be
occasional exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic
chemicals, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment
is usually loud. Must have the ability to work with chemicals to
perform plant clean-up duties. Must have the ability to work
overtime. Must have the ability to work all shifts; day shift,
swing shift, graveyard, and rotation. Must have the ability to work
all days of the week including weekends.