Seasonal Herb Packer - Warehouse Associate

3156 North Valley Pike - Harrisonburg, VA



Position Summary:

The Herb Packer I is an entry level position that works in a fast-paced environment and in a cold packaging warehouse (30 to 55 Degrees Fahrenheit). The teammate in this position will stand for periods of 8+ hours during a regular work day. The Herb Packer is responsible for cleaning, trimming, cutting & packaging assigned herbs at the packaging line. This position requires the Herb Packer to work with his/her hands and may use scissors to cut & clean the herbs when necessary.

Essential Job Functions:

Identifies; herbs, size & weights for packaging containers
Utilizes Company's product effectively to maximize yields while maintaining high quality standards
Meets work site's hourly quota after completing one week of training in packing the Company's herbs
Communicates with the Line Coordinator to meet production goals
Embraces diversity well and can work close with others as needed
Communicates effectively with all personnel
Supports Food Safety programs and adheres to Company's procedures and policies
Follows department training guidelines, best practices and operating procedures
Maintains an organized working area
Wears personal protective equipment when it is necessary to ensure the Company's compliance
Adapts well to changes within the assigned department and follows directions from management
Reports any observed safety hazards to the immediate Supervisor
Other duties may be assigned by management

Minimum Qualifications:
Basic math
Adapts to cold environment
Good attendance

SGI utilizes E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. In the event you require reasonable accommodation to apply for this job, please contact our company and appropriate assistance will be provided.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: $12.50 to $12.75 /hour