Fruit/Vegetable Production Line Worker
Islands West Produce
Victoria, BC

Job Description

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Produce high quality fresh cut fruits and vegetables for local foodservice and retail markets
  • Learn to use dicers, cutters, slicers, and packaging equipment.
  • Maintain good employee relations
  • Perform daily checklists
  • Work under minimal supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
  • Operates or performs other duties as directed by the production manager

YOUR BENEFITS:

  • Opportunity for career advancement in a rapidly growing company
  • Work in a team oriented environment
  • Competitive salary including employee benefits and employee discounts on produce

WHO WE ARE:

Islands West is a locally owned and operated wholesale produce company who is currently the leader in produce distribution in the Vancouver Island Region. Islands West is based in Victoria B.C. and supplies fresh and pre-cut fruits and vegetables to many of Vancouver Island’s finest restaurants, grocery stores, institutions, schools, hospitals, and many other food service facilities. We also deliver to a number of customers in the mainland area. Islands West has been in operation for over 25 years and we pride ourselves in both customer service and quality with satisfaction guaranteed. If you are looking to join a dynamic and growing team, Islands West has the right job for you!

WHO YOU ARE:

  • Work with a team to manufacture high quality fresh fruit & vegetable items for the foodservice market.
  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills**
  • This position involves controlling raw materials and finished goods inventories and ensuring quality control and working in a food safety driven production facility.
  • The daily shift would vary depending on needs but mainly part time evenings and weekends. This position would also work for a student for the summer.
  • Keen to work in a fun and dynamic work environment
  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ready for a challenge and to be successful

Job Type: Part-Time, late afternoons/evening shifts

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $13.85 /hour

Location:

  • Victoria, BC (Preferred)