Fat-Cat Fish Company

Bellingham , WA

Fish Processing Crew Members & Supervisors

Fat-Cat Fish Company
Bellingham, WA Full-time
Posted on July 30, 2019
Fish Processing Crew Members & SupervisorsFAT-CAT Fish Company - Bellingham, WAGreat Pay, Great People and Great Opportunity for AdvancementYear-round, full-time positions, with OT as needed during busy summer/fall season. Day and Evening Shifts available.Fat-Cat Fish Company is a major supplier of premium fish ingredients to the pet food industry. If you have cats or dogs they have probably eaten our fish. Essential Functions for Sorters:• The job consists of working alongside of a moving conveyer. The employee is responsible to visually and manually sort through fish raw material, identify and remove foreign material, and out of specification product. When the line is not operating, the employee will be required to assist in general cleaning of the process area, stacking 30-50 lb. frozen blocks of finished products on pallets, and other duties as assigned.Essential Functions for Supervisors:• Manages production line pertaining to training, quality, workmanship, productivity, recovery, sanitation, and employee practices.• Ensures proper use of protective gear, safe operation and use of machinery and chemical agents.• Reports continuing performance and attendance issues to supervisor.• Answers questions from workers pertaining to production processes and equipment operation.• Monitors production efficiency and makes adjustments to improve production capacity.• Notifies maintenance workers of equipment malfunctions.• Fills in on equipment and production line to substitute for absentee workers.• Maintains product workflow records.• Assures compliance with all safety and production practices.• Trains workers in equipment operation, processing and safety procedures.• Communicates with supervisors or management any problems or concerns.• Performs activities of workers supervised.Additional Supervisor Responsibilities:• Actively participates in safety policies, activities and implementations.• Performs other similar or related duties as requested or assigned.You are a good candidate if you meet the following requirements: • 18 years or older• Speak and understand basic English for safety reasons• High School diploma or equivalent• Previous food processing experience is preferred• Able to work in cold temperatures winter and warm temperatures summer • Able to stand during shift and lift up to 50 pounds• Respectful and cooperative of superiors with a positive team influence on crew• Willing to stay on for overtime as necessaryCompetitive wages. Benefits including Medical & Dental Coverage and Holiday & Vacation pay. EOE.