Position Title: Processing Room Quality Control Technician
Reports to: Quality Control Manager
Work Location: Mowi-Ducktrap, LLC -Belfast, Maine
Schedule: Monday-Friday from 6:00am-4:00pm
Position Type: Hourly, Non-Exempt
Contact Us: (207) 338-6280 – HRDucktrap@mowi.com
Started in 1978, Ducktrap River of Maine is an all-natural smokehouse located on the coast of Maine with a strong commitment to producing premium quality smoked seafood. Ducktrap sources premium-grade seafood, uses traditional smoking techniques and combines the natural flavor of custom brining recipes with the savory smoke from local apple, cherry, maple and oak woods. Ducktrap’s wide variety of smoked items including Atlantic Salmon, Wild Sockeye, Rainbow Trout, Wild Mackerel and Shellfish, along with several other quality products, accommodate customers’ needs for diversity on menus and in retail cases.
The Processing Room Quality Control Technician is responsible for performing and documenting day-to-day food safety and quality activities. Responsibilities include product inspections, product testing, and other compliance duties as assigned.
Include but are not limited to:
QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED FOR POSITION:
Experience and Skill Requirements: The following experience and skills are considered essential:
Education Requirements: The following education requirements are essential:
Associate’s degree in science is preferred, or closely related work experience, required.
The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by the Incumbent to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk on textured concrete floors for a minimum of eight hours. He/she will be using their arms, hands and fingers to handle, feel, reach product. There is also, a lot of pinch gripping. Noise level in work environment is usually moderate. He/she is required to use proper PPE, (Personal Protective Equipment) appropriately to prevent injury to self or others. Vision requirements include: close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those the incumbent encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment can vary from relatively quiet to loud. Some work is performed in an office, while other work is in the plant involving frequent exposure to varying environmental conditions that including hot to freezing, wet, humid and slippery floors. Some areas require complete sanitary garb, from booties, to coats, to hairnets. Some areas may require safety glasses and shields.
** All requirements and skills are considered to be essential, unless otherwise indicated. **
**Ducktrap River of Maine is an Equal Opportunity Employer**
The above job description is not an all-encompassing list of duties and responsibilities required of the employee for this job. Mowi-Ducktrap is a Drugfree Workplace.
External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled as defined under the Americans With Disabilities Act, must be able to perform the essential job functions (as listed) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by management on a case by case basis.
The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and the employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.