Food Production Associate 3 yrs exp

Harmon's Clam Cakes - Portland, ME


Job Title: Full Time Food Production

We are a small shop looking for a friendly, hard-working, reliable person for an immediate opening. Must have strong references with a good work history, HACCP, Serve Safe and other food related certifications a plus.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Receiving, inspecting and stocking incoming materials.
  • Mixing and staging dough.
  • Operating a forming line.
  • Operating par fry station.
  • Packing and shipping finished goods.
  • Cleaning and sanitizing work stations.

Hours and Compensation:

  • Hours are from 8am-4pm Monday thru Friday. No nights or weekends.
  • Paid holidays and vacation.
  • Hourly based on experience.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Observe and follow all company policies and established procedures.
  • Maintain a neat, well-groomed personal appearance at all times and follow company personal appearance policy.
  • Assist in special projects and perform other functions as assigned by supervision.
  • Work within our company’s management planning (MPP) guidelines to maintain productivity.
  • Support and comply with all company safety standards. Communicate any needed equipment repairs or maintenance work needed.
  • Keep work area free from debris and safety hazards.
  • Treat all associates with fairness, dignity, and respect.
  • Control excessive use of supplies, such as; tape, bags, labels and cleaning materials.

Physical Requirements:

  • Perform frequent to continuous repetitive motion, grasping, reaching and hand/arm motions while standing most the shift.
  • Bend and lift products weighing up to 15 pounds continuously, 25 pounds frequently, and 50 pounds on occasion.
  • Push or pull up to 75 pounds on occasion.
  • Can handle a variety of substances associated with cleaning materials, packaging materials.
  • Occasionally work fairs and festivals which may require some travel. All expenses paid.

About Us:

Harmon’s Clam Cakes started in 1923 on Higgins Beach in Scarborough Maine. We make small batch hand crafted seafood cakes using fresh locally sourced seafood. Even though we are a highly productive shop, we never forget the importance of spending time with family and friends and enjoying the wonders of Maine. After all that’s why we live here.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 to $17.00 /hour


  • Food Production: 3 years (Preferred)


  • drivers (Required)