Commodity Inspector (Entry Level)

Safe Food Alliance - San Benito County, CA

Full-time | Part-time

NOW HIRING SEASONAL INSPECTORS FOR HOLLISTER AND SURROUNDING AREA!

NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED. WE WILL TRAIN!

APPLY ONLINE https://safefoodalliance.com/careers/

As an official inspection agency DFA has the responsibility to inspect various commodities handled by processors throughout the state. Duties include inspection of a variety of agricultural products including prunes, walnuts, almonds, for quality according to established grades and standards and complete all related documentation, by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Must be thoroughly familiar with the appropriate commodity inspection manual.
  • Draws samples from the production line - amount/weight of sample may vary based on lot-bin-case /tubs size and inspects according to quality, grade, color, and size as specified under commodity guidelines.
  • Inspect product according to size, grade and pack specifications following specific grade standards.
  • May look at, feel, and smell product, as required by its nature, to determine grade and identify substandard products.
  • Accurately complete proper documentation and process as required by specific commodity grades and standards.
  • May place rejected products and individual grades of products in designated piles, containers, or areas.
  • Ability to work varied shifts at various locations, possibly more than one location per day, requires reliable transportation, which may be used for business purposes.
  • Maintain a professional relationship, including confidentiality between DFA and customers.
  • Maintain safe and sanitary work areas.
  • Communicate with co-workers and management any pertinent information.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $13.00 /hour

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply