Schooner Seafoods Limited

$16.00 hourly


Additional Scheduling Information:

Full Time

Positions Available:

1 year to less than 2 years

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Job Description:

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • Work site environment

  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Wet/damp
  • Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate
  • Tasks

  • Cut, clean and trim fish or seafood prior to marketing or further processing
  • Scrape away scales, cut fish, separate fillets and remove scrap parts using knife
  • Check fish fillets to determine optimal number and size of fillet sections, cut sections according to specifications and place in container for weighing
  • Check products and packaging for defects and to ensure conformance to company standards and perform corrective machine adjustments as required
  • Disjoint and remove meat from lobsters or other crustaceans preparatory to canning or further processing
  • Record production information
  • Set up and operate machines to can, bag, box or otherwise package fish and seafood products
  • Set up and operate machines to clean, cut, cook, smoke, brine, dehydrate or otherwise process fish or seafood products
  • Transport fish and shellfish to work area
  • Condition fish filets for wrapping or freezing
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Unload fish and shellfish from fishing vessels and transport them by hand or forklift truck to work area
  • Weigh fish or shellfish, record weight and pack fish in ice
  • Sort fish according to species, weight and destination
  • Measure and dump ingredients into hoppers of mixing and grinding machines
  • Equipment and machinery experience

  • Fish canning and cooking machine
  • Fish cleaning and cutting machine
  • Fish meal processing machine
  • Fish products machine
  • Fish smoker and dehydrator
  • Roe processing machines
  • Shellfish processing machine
  • Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Own tools/equipment

  • Gloves
  • Mask
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Personal suitability

  • Team player
  • Other benefits

  • Parking available

This job must be applied for via the Canada Job Bank