Cherry Production Line Workers

Looking for a great way to earn money this summer? We are currently seeking motivated, energetic, and dedicated individuals who would be interested in working as Seasonal Production Line workers in our Kelowna and Oliver plants. The hourly wage for this position is $14/hour day shift (7:00am - 3:30pm) and $15/hour evening shift (4:00pm - 12:30am), with overtime opportunities. This position will start approximately mid-late June and run until approximately the middle-end of August. This position is great as a first job, a way to gain great experience and get your foot in the door with a local company, or for someone simply looking for steady work throughout the summer!

There will also be 50 part-time positions available with 3 set days from Monday-Wednesday, 25 for the morning shift and 25 for the afternoon shift. Part-time positions will be first come first serve. Please note: These part-time positions are only available at the Kelowna location.

The BC Tree Fruits Cooperative is owned by fruit growers throughout the entire Okanagan Valley, employs approximately 500 employees, and operates multiple facilities. Representing over 430+ growers, we market fresh tree fruits including, apples, pears, cherries, peaches, nectarines, plums, prunes and grapes.

Production Line Worker Responsibilities?

  • Sorting fruit to meet Government and/or Industry Grade Standards
  • Filling bags, trays, boxes or totes as well as consumer package and bulk filling
  • Operating in a safe and efficient manner by following proper safe work procedures
  • Adhering to food safe and safe work procedures at all times
  • Performing work at each station of the tray line area(s)
  • Operate machinery and controls at the various work stations as trained
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Supervisor or Safety Staff

Production Line Worker Qualifications?

  • Ability to work great in a team focused environment with a positive attitude and energy
  • Ability to work in a physically demanding environment including repeated lifting of up to 15 pounds
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all employees and supervisors
  • Have a good work record and above average attendance
  • Be comfortable working with and around machinery
  • Must be able to work all shifts as required (weekends including)
  • Must be 15+ years of age
  • Able to obtain steel toed boots

How to apply?

We will be hosting multiple hiring fairs in two locations to hire all positions.

Please come prepared with a resume for an on-the-spot interview with one of our Supervisors.

May 26, 2018

Kelowna Hiring Fair
880 Vaughan Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 7E4
9:00am - 12:00pm

Oliver Hiring Fair
327 Co-op Ave, Oliver, BC V0H 1T0
9:00am - 12:00pm

June 2, 2018

Kelowna Hiring Fair 
880 Vaughan Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 7E4
9:00am - 12:00pm

Oliver Hiring Fair
327 Co-op Ave, Oliver, BC V0H 1T0
9:00am - 12:00pm