Potato Inspector|Grader Part-Time #492 6/1/2021 Return

Gem State Staffing-Caldwell is now seeking a Part Time, Potato Grader for our wonderful client in Caldwell Idaho. Successful candidate will work in the receiving area of one of Idaho’s most famous potato companies.

Specific Accountabilities:
Maintain positive attitude with co-workers, management staff and customers.
Accurately record inspection results.
Assist in implementation of QA program.
Maintain working knowledge of grade criteria for application in potato inspection.
Perform inspection process according to grade criteria.
Maintain high level of confidentiality.
Comply with all safety and housekeeping procedures and practices.
Stay on duty until relieved or as directed by supervisor/lead.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High School or equivalent education preferred.
Analytical skills with ability to calculate averages and percentages.
Knowledge of potato inspection process preferred.
Communicate effectively in English.
Follow written and oral instructions.
Basic computer skills preferred.

REQUIREMENTS:
Lift up to 35 pounds properly.
Work in varied cool temperature environment.
Stand for long periods of time and be mobile.
Differentiate color. (Not color blind)
Work around noise, dirt, odors and dust in a manufacturing environment.
Work around potential mechanical hazards such as machinery, conveyor belts, chains, and forklifts.
Work around icy, slippery, muddy, uneven flooring and surfaces.
May operate forklifts, employer training provided.

Typical Schedule:
8am start time Monday thru Friday schedule with heaviest production load on Mon & Tue. Wed-Fri shifts tend to 4-6hrs. Typical work week is 25-40hrs until harvest season starts.

If you’re seeking 40 hr per week schedule, this is not the job for you

Pay rate: $15.00/hr

Job Types: Part-time, Contract