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Greenhouse Workers or Bean Sprouts

Date Posted: 11:36:24 2019-06-26
Location: Richmond, BC, Canada
Contact Person: Bean Sprout King
Company/Business Name: T&C Enterprises Ltd.
Phone: 604-370-0023

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Company: T&C Enterprises Ltd. O/A Bean Sprout King
Business information: We grow, package and distributebean sprouts. The products we offer include mung bean sprouts, soy sprouts and silver sprouts. We are the largest sprouts grower in B.C., servicing various businesses across the provinces that range from small to large sized wholesalers, markets, retail outlets and restaurants.

Business address: 5400 No. 6 Road, Richmond, BC, V6V 1T1
Work Location: same as above
Type of Employment:Full time-Permanent
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:
• Spray or apply nutrients or plant food to plants
• Monitor hydroponic water temperature
• Plant seeds and process seeds (transfer, sanitize, sow)
• Harvest, package and store bean sprouts
• Organize products inside cooler room
• Program logic controls to start seed germination
• Report signs of insect or disease damage
• Water and tend to plants
• Operation of forklift, pallet movers and lifters
• Operation of processing and packaging machineries
• Clean work area; clean and sanitize of all equipment and work areas to maintain a safe and clean work environment at all times
• Comply to company policies
• Exercise Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
• Perform all duties as required by Supervisor

-Education: no formal education required
• Knowledge of programmable logic controls an asset
• Mechanical knowledge an asset
• Knowledge of food safety an asset
• Some knowledge of horticulture (seed germination) an asset
• Speak/understand English, Mandarin or Cantonese is an asset

-Experience: experience is an asset
• Experience with processing/packaging machineries is preferred
• Experience in working in a food manufacturing facility is preferred
• Experience with material handling equipment (forklift, pallet movers and lifters) is preferred

- Physically demanding
• Able to lift 60lb
• Repetitive tasks

Benefits:Uniforms are provided.

Important Information:
Flexibility on schedule is required. Shifts: 4:00am to 1:00pm. The position requires working 8hours per day and the working hours can vary according to the business needs and the production. Overtime may be required. 5 to 6 days of work are required per week, the working days will be on a rotational basis.

Salary: $13.00 to $15.00 hourly, 40 Hours per week


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