North Coast Seafoods Seafood Processor in New Bedford, Massachusetts
Seafood Processors at North Coast are the backbone of our operation, making-up the majority of our workforce on the production floor. While duties and responsibilities vary based on department, the work of a Seafood Processor is what enables us to produce top-quality seafood products, at high-volume, to customers all over the country.
Seafood Processors learn most types of production duties within a given department and are trained to work efficiently and effectively. Most Seafood Processors work in teams on a production line. Duties include everything from trimming fish to operating machinery.
Duties and responsibilities vary by department.
Ability to follow instructions
Willingness to work with others to achieve production goals
Ability to arrive on time to on time, prepared for the workday
Must be able to lift 30-50 pounds
Work up to a 10-hour workday: standing/walking most of the day
Hand use: single grasping, fine manipulation, pushing and pulling
Work requires the following motions: bending, twisting, squatting and reaching
Exposure to FDA approved cleaning chemicals
Exposure to temperatures: <32 degrees Fahrenheit
Ability to work in wet and dry conditions
Ability to work Monday-Friday, weekends when needed
Ability to use tools and equipment, including knives
North Coast Seafoods is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.
At North Coast, employees are considered part of a family where everyone works together to ensure the founding mission and values of the company are upheld every day. We offer an inclusive work environment spearheaded by an approachable leadership team who believes in the idea that it’s not just about the work we do, it’s about what the work allows us to do for our loved ones.
We foster the opportunity for real growth and long-term employment. Most members of our leadership team started out on the floor and through mentorship advanced into their current roles. We are currently looking to build the next generation of leaders.
We offer competitive compensation packages including comprehensive health care coverage, vacation and 401(k) to all full-time benefit-eligible employees. Employees also have access to the highest quality seafood at cost.
This is a full-time, non-exempt position.