Fish Plant Labourer
British Columbia, Canada
About the Role
15.50 CAD / Hour
Skills and Qualifications
Education Required: 1 Year
Unload fish and shellfish from fishing vessels and transport them by hand or forklift truck to work area in fish processing plant.
Immerse fresh fish fillets in brine solution to condition them for wrapping or freezing.
Weigh fish or shellfish, record weight and pack fish in ice.
Sort fish according to species, weight and destination.
Clean work areas and equipment
Pick up debris and empty trash containers
Transport supplies and packaging materials throughout the plant and storage area manually or with powered equipment.
Measure and dump ingredients into hoppers of mixing and grinding machines.
Work site environment:
Attention to detail
Standing for extended periods
Bending, crouching, kneeling
Effective interpersonal skills
Must be able to understand instructions and communicate in English
Experience in seafood plant is an asset.
Benefits: Transportation from the ferry to the plant; Daily, weekly and monthly bonus.