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Seasonal Knife Sharpener (FG - Pasco, WA)


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Job Title: Seasonal Knife Sharpener (FG - Pasco, WA)
Location: Pasco, WA, West United States, USA
Company: J.R. Simplot Company
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed and Biotechnology
Career Type: Accounting/Finance/Asset Management
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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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 APPLY
Internal Simplot Candidates:Please apply via Employee Space to Job ID#7352
External Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#7352
Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above. For best results, please upload your resume as a Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF document. This process includes additional job-relevant questions, so plan on at least 20 minutes when you apply.

When a position is in the interview stage or has been filled, it will no longer appear on our Simplot Careers website. If you experience any technical difficulties when applying through our online system, please contact our JRS Talent and Culture department for assistance at careers@simplot.com.

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**
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Job Post Date: 05/24/19
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