Line Operator

  • agriculture
  • Full time
  • 1 month ago
  • Canada
  • Salary Dollar $10-$40 / Hourly

Job Description

Line Operator

Full Work Summary
Why Work with BC Tree Fruits?

Farming has been foundational to the growth of the Okanagan Valley and also at BC Tree Fruits, we intend to proceed that tradition as the Valley expands as well as advances. BC Tree Fruits has actually been bringing the communities of the Okanagan Valley along with our scrumptious, first-rate fruits since 1936, something we will certainly continue to provide for decades to come. The BC Tree Fruits Cooperative is possessed by fruit cultivators throughout the entire Okanagan Valley, employs around 500 employees, as well as operates several centers. Our 300 plus citizen farmer households collaborate in the BC Tree Fruits Cooperative as part of a bigger community. Each farmer supports their orchards to produce the very best feasible fruit, and by sustaining our cultivators we get to enjoy the regional agriculture area grow.

Throughout our 85 years in the business, a great deal has actually changed but people’s love for FRESH local Okanagan Fruit is not one of them! The BC Tree Fruits Cooperative is ‘transforming a brand-new fallen leave’ and is ready to tackle the difficulties as well as possibilities of our ever-evolving industry. New technologies have actually enabled fruit to be in period all year long, making our company extra stable and also trustworthy than ever. As we discovered this previous year, certain things are essential, and others are not. Our service at BC Tree Fruits is essential as well as we require devoted and also passionate individuals to join our team. So if fresh, local, and also community driven are important values to you, we would urge you to think about a job at BC Tree Fruits.

The Work

The Line Driver is accountable for routing the work, as advised from Manufacturing Supervisors and also making sure that proper grading and also packaging requirements are satisfied. The Line Operator is in charge of making sure that they are looking after all elements of the assembly line and plainly communicating to all working throughout the production. All duties should be done in a secure way to make certain compliance with interior grading criteria, federal government policies, market criteria, client demands as well as to additionally guarantee both food and worker safety.


Follow all WSBC regulations as well as Cooperative safety and security treatments, consisting of yet not limited to:
Emergency Treatment Procedures
Personal Protective Equipment
Lockout Procedures
Water Treatment Treatments
Comply with all relevant Food Safe treatments as called for as well as detailed under the Food Safety and security program and also your training.
Other duties as assigned by Administration within the context of:
Be adequately learnt the operating settings and also to help as well as fill up all manufacturing functions as required.
Keeping an eye on wax, scholar, chlorination, ORP systems as well as water levels on container filler and flumes.
Guarantee that the assembly line are running according to the manufacturing timetable & proper work treatments
Appointing certain elements of job along with showing appropriate work procedures to employees.
Examine lines to ensure food and worker security, quality, and also proper production as per Canada void as well as WSBC policies.
Keep track of documents for startup verification, costing; variety of people on the line, number of containers ran, complete culls and also downtime.
Ensure that a radio is constantly brought and also do a daily radio check (describe SOP).
Guarantee that the Downtime Duties Checklist is communicated during downtime.
Doing fundamental troubleshooting and also reporting any type of malfunctions of the tools.
Ensure that all WorkSafe and also Food Safe treatments are adhered as well.
Advance maintenance worries and production related issues to administration.
Track grower great deals, partial containers as well as loading with the IMS and Mapper programs.
Effective created as well as spoken interaction with the production managers.
Working carefully with upkeep as well as the management group.
Will be needed to cross-train in all locations within this specific category.
Join the training of workers.
Any other tasks designated within the nature of the job.
Take part and also work with in emergency procedures.
To make sure the transforming of Ands also as well as printing of labels.
Confirmation of the stamper including date, item SKU, whole lot number.
Verification of QC checks as well as connect with appropriate staff members on the line.

To guarantee you are complying with the victory program whatsoever times as well as “If you see it, claim it”.
Maintain a safe, clean and also sanitary workplace by maintaining the area clear of product as well as materials.
Maintain devices and tools tidy and healthy. Place clean devices away when they are finished in the suitable marked locations.
Guarantee that all waste and also waste is taken care of properly i.e. recycling as well as garbage.
Maintain storage location clean and products are piled effectively.
Handwashing treatment and guaranteeing this is completed before going into the location of production.
Keep all gain access to courses clear and report any issues without delay.
Use damp flooring signs when needed as well as report any type of spills to your manufacturing supervisor.

Comply with all significant Food Safe treatments as needed and detailed under the Food Safety and security program as well as your training.
Be willing to submit to periodic effectiveness testing as monitoring considers essential.
Ability to interact clearly as well as properly with fellow staff members and management.
Be able to deal with or without direct supervision, individually or part of a group.
Organized and also able to preserve as well as keep clear, precise, and thorough documents with readable handwriting.
Proven diligence in following all WSBC as well as Cooperative work safe policies and treatments.
Be literally qualified to execute all obligations as called for, consisting of lifting up to 50lb.
Be comfortable working with and around machinery in a team setting.
Performing fundamental troubleshooting and also reporting any kind of malfunctions of the devices.
Must have the ability to function all changes, consisting of AM/ PM and also weekend breaks as required.
Might be called for to work overtime depending on production requirements.
Will certainly be needed to cross-train in all manufacturing roles.
Possess time monitoring skills to make sure efficiency.
Have the capability to work properly with computer systems.
Fruit Industry knowledge is a possession.
Preferred to have as well as preserve degree 1 Emergency treatment.

Educating programs will certainly be assigned to employee and also has to be finished before starting training.
Will be assigned a ‘trainee’ to teach and instruct how to carry out all work tasks.
After 240 training hrs the worker will certainly be evaluated by your supervisor.
All training will be carried out complying with all BC Tree Fruits security policies.
Annual expertise assessments will be conducted
Factors to consider

Work duties might vary based on place as well as layout of center. Job duties undergo revision with notice

Physical aspects of the work consist of normal standing, walking, as well as stairways. Other physical elements consist of prolonging, drawing, pushing, getting to, as well as handling over and around devices.

BC Tree Fruits many thanks all candidates for their interest. Please note that just those under consideration for the position will certainly be spoken to. Visit to find out more on the participating and also future employment opportunities.

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