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fish plant worker


Source: Job Bank

Location

Escuminac, NB
E9A1V6

Salary

$16.47 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Seasonal
  • Work Language: English or French
  • Hours: 30 to 60 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Wet/damp

Tasks

  • Cut, clean and trim fish or seafood prior to marketing or further processing
  • Scrape away scales, cut fish, separate fillets and remove scrap parts using knife
  • Check fish fillets to determine optimal number and size of fillet sections, cut sections according to specifications and place in container for weighing
  • Check products and packaging for defects and to ensure conformance to company standards and perform corrective machine adjustments as required
  • Disjoint and remove meat from lobsters or other crustaceans preparatory to canning or further processing
  • Record production information
  • Set up and operate machines to can, bag, box or otherwise package fish and seafood products
  • Set up and operate machines to clean, cut, cook, smoke, brine, dehydrate or otherwise process fish or seafood products
  • Weigh fish or shellfish, record weight and pack fish in ice
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Sort fish according to species, weight and destination

Field work location experience

  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland
  • Nova Scotia
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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