Vegetable Packer


Job Location

Friendship, EBD


As a Vegetable Packer, you will be responsible for packaging fresh vegetables for distribution and sale to customers. Your primary duties include inspecting, sorting, cleaning, and packing vegetables according to quality standards and customer specifications. You will work in a fast-paced environment, ensuring that packaged vegetables are prepared efficiently, accurately, and safely.


  1. Education: A high school diploma or equivalent is typically required. Additional education or training in food safety, hygiene, or related fields may be beneficial.

  2. Experience: Prior experience in food packaging, processing, or agriculture is preferred but not always required. On-the-job training may be provided.

  3. Skills:

    • Attention to detail and ability to maintain product quality and consistency.

    • Physical stamina and ability to perform repetitive tasks, including standing for extended periods and lifting moderate to heavy loads.

    • Good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity for handling and packaging vegetables accurately.

    • Time management skills to work efficiently and meet production deadlines.

    • Strong communication skills to interact effectively with coworkers and supervisors.

  4. Hygiene Practices: Understanding of basic hygiene principles and food safety regulations. Knowledge of proper handling and sanitation procedures for food products.

  5. Adaptability: Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to changing priorities and production demands.


  1. Inspection and Sorting: Inspect vegetables for quality, size, ripeness, and freshness. Sort vegetables according to predetermined criteria, discarding any damaged or defective items.

  2. Cleaning: Wash, rinse, and sanitize vegetables as needed to remove dirt, debris, and contaminants. Ensure that vegetables are clean and free from visible blemishes before packaging.

  3. Packaging: Package vegetables in accordance with customer requirements and packaging guidelines. Use appropriate containers, bags, boxes, or trays, and arrange vegetables neatly to maintain product integrity and appearance.

  4. Weighing and Labeling: Weigh packaged vegetables to ensure accurate portion sizes and weights. Apply labels or stickers with product information, pricing, and other required details.

  5. Quality Control: Monitor packaging processes to ensure compliance with quality standards and specifications. Report any deviations or issues to supervisors for resolution.

  6. Efficiency and Productivity: Work efficiently to meet production targets and deadlines. Minimize waste and maximize utilization of resources to optimize productivity.

  7. Safety and Hygiene: Adhere to safety protocols and hygiene standards to maintain a clean and sanitary work environment. Follow proper handling procedures to prevent contamination and foodborne illnesses.

  8. Equipment Operation: Operate packaging equipment such as sealing machines, labeling machines, and weighing scales safely and effectively. Perform routine maintenance and cleaning of equipment as needed.

  9. Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with team members, including supervisors, packers, and quality control inspectors, to coordinate tasks and ensure smooth operations.

  10. Record Keeping: Maintain accurate records of production activities, including quantities packed, packaging materials used, and any quality control checks performed.

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