The Lee Group’s recruitment and staffing team in Newport News, Virginia is currently hiring for Production Line Associates available to work all shifts.
Each employee is responsible in the overall food operations of the facility by receiving incoming goods, picking and packing orders, shipping completed orders, recording material movements and assisting on the production line with assorting goods.
Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
-Open boxes of frozen fish and place on production line.
-Separate frozen fish portions and spread the portions evenly across a conveyor belt.
-Remove portions that are the incorrect size or shape.
-Package fish in plastic bags and boxes.
-Seal boxes with sealing equipment.
-Assemble boxes on assembly line.
-Monitor fish quality, portion size and shape, when assigned.
-Sweep the floor and clean the work area. Dispose of refuse.
-Receives incoming orders by inspecting and matching items received.
-Receives work orders from supervisor or other oral instructions to ascertain orders to be filled.
-Assembly line consists of standing for long periods of time on your feet.
-Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
Successful candidates will have the following qualifications:
-High school diploma or equivalent.
-Some level of related experience involving warehouse/assembly support functions.
-Ability to lift 50 – 66 lbs on a regular basis.
-Adaptability to changing working environments and tasks.
-Ability to work precisely, consistently and quickly.
-Manual dexterity with the ability to use of hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls, reach with hands and arms, sit frequently, stands, walks, stoops, kneels and crouches occasionally.
The ability to work overtime during peak selling times, overtime and Saturdays may be required.
Please note this position will move into a Machine Operator role upon receipt of training and certifications.
All applicants must submit to a pre-employment drug screen as well as a criminal background check prior to job placement.
Submit an online application immediately here: www.theleegroup.com/apply-online.
Questions? Contact Jessica.Strickland@theleegroup.com.