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JOIN OUR TEAM!

Thank you for your interest in becoming a part of our team here at Chelan Fruit Cooperative.  Chelan Fruit is committed to providing you with a safe, friendly work environment.  Come be part of our team!

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FULL / PART TIME JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Apple Packers

 


Maintenance Mechanic

JOB SUMMARY: 

Works directly for Maintenance Supervisor and other Maintenance Mechanics
Works with/for Production line and other Supervisors as needed.
Inspects and coordinates needed equipment repairs.
Operates and maintains packing/waxing/fruit cleaning and drying equipment.
Performs general repairs such as replacing worn parts, refilling production
equipment with supplies, welding, electrical and plumbing if capable or if needed.

SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:
• Must be able to update inventories and order supplies as needed, deal tactfully and courteously with co-workers, Supervisors, vendors, and contractors.
• Good communications skills, mathematical skills, computer skills, interpersonal skills, and good reasoning ability and judgement preferred
• Fluency in English (reading, writing, speaking). Spanish skills preferred but not required to perform job.
• Possess a current valid driver license.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
Extensive use of entire body (including hands, fingers, legs, arms, neck, back, etc.) •Talking and hearing • Lifting
• Vision – close, distance, color, peripheral, and depth perception
• Mobility within Packing Facility/Warehouse environment (stairs, etc.)
• Work environment – Extensive exposure to conditions such as work near moving mechanical parts, near moving vehicles, wet conditions, etc.

For a more complete description of this position, see job description for this position. Rate of Pay is Dependent on Experience

Interested persons should submit résumé to Alissa Senyitko in Human Resources,

Chelan Fruit
Attn: HR Director
P.O. Box 669
Chelan, WA 98816

Fax (509) 682-4620
Email: hr@chelanfruit.com

 


Inventory Quality Control

JOB SUMMARY:
Support the Quality Control process by effectively:
* Monitoring quality of fruit in inventory based on aged status.
* Verify that product sent to repack truly needs to be repacked based upon the customer it’s designated for.
* Monitor customer rejections and try and determine ways to minimize rejections.
* As time permits, work with line supervisors to verify grade packaging specifications.
* Help to ensure that all warehouses within Chelan Fruit are packing consistent grades across the different warehouses and lines.
* Work closely with Inventory management to get needed reports to fulfill the above requirements.

SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:
* Fluency in English (reading, writing, speaking) and good verbal and written communications skills.
* Strong interpersonal, organizational, self-motivating, and time-management skills
* Basic math skills and good reasoning/judgment skills
* Must be willing to work flexible schedule including overtime and weekends if needed

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
* Vision: Near vision for detail, distance vision, color vision, depth perception.
* Mobile within warehouse environment (including climbing stairs)
* Ability to maneuver up to 50 lbs.

 


 

Diesel Mechanic


CHELAN FRUIT, a Central Washington apple, pear, & cherry packer/shipper, is seeking an experienced Diesel Mechanic at our Brewster location. Successful candidate will be responsible for engine rebuild and repair, transmission repair, brake install, electric diagnostics and more. Ideal candidate will have 5+ years’ experience providing maintenance and repairs to company trucks. Must own your own tools. Ability to keep records and paperwork. Must be able to multi-task and prioritize effectively. 
Ability to work well with others, fluency in English required.
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule with overtime as required. EOE.
Wage DOE.

Please forward cover letter & resume to:

Chelan Fruit
Attn: HR Director
P.O. Box 669
Chelan, WA 98816
Fax (509) 682-4620
Email: hr@chelanfruit.com



Truck Driver

Chelan Fruit Cooperative is seeking an experienced Truck Driver.
Qualified applicants must possess a valid CDL and a current medical examination card.
Doubles and Triples license required.
Need clean driving record.  Will haul mostly between Oroville and Wenatchee. 
Must pass a post-offer, pre-employment DOT drug screen. 

Applications for employment may be picked up at the Chelan office.
Any questions, please call 509-470-4030.

 



To print out a job application, simply click one of the links below:

 
       Fill it out and use one of the following options:
  • Fax it to Chelan Fruit at (509) 682-4620 (Attention HR)
  • Drop it off at one of our offices (click here for physical addresses)
  • Scan / email it to HR@chelanfruit.com
  • Mail it to Chelan Fruit, Attention HR, PO Box 669, Chelan WA  98816

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