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Unitec Operator/packing Line Mechanic

M&R Company, M&R Packing

Lodi, CA

$38.00 per hour


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Job Description

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The UNITEC Operator/Packing Line Mechanic's job duties will consist of: Following the daily packing line schedule by selecting the correct cherry quality, quantity, box size and top, and confirming accuracy of label information (for example, cherry variety, cherry size, grower lot number, customer information); Following and enforcing food and employee safety regulations, Good Manufacturing Practices, other food safety procedures, and any COVID-19 protocols; Monitoring second grade cherries and culls to confirm proper use of UNITEC Cherry Vision 3.0 technology; Observing packing line employees to ensure quality and conformity of packed product is according to specifications; Ensuring proper inspection and removal of defective product and packing material; Ensuring constant supply of packing material to conveyors and other feeding devices; Confirming that count and record of finished and rejected packaged items is accurate; Monitoring the production line, watching for problems such as pileups, jams, etc; Notifying the Senior UNITEC Mechanic/UNITEC Operator when there is an equipment breakdown to include stopping or resetting machines due to malfunction; Performing minor repairs and maintenance; make minor adjustments to machinery and equipment, such as opening valves or setting guides; and regulate machine flow and speed; Assemble, install, and maintain mechanical systems, machinery, and equipment; Troubleshoot machinery and perform routine preventative maintenance; Clean, repair, and install equipment as needed; Repair or replace defective equipment parts and reassemble equipment; Operating a variety of hand and power tools; Maintaining a clean and organized work area; Establishing respectful working relationships with UNITEC representatives, packing house leads, and maintenance personnel, and USDA and San Joaquin County Inspectors. This position will require occasional lifting of up to 100 lbs with assistance of co-workers or lifting device. Employer will provide at no charge all tools, supplies, and equipment required to perform the job. Employer will provide two daily 35 minute meal breaks. If the UNITEC Operator/Packing Line Mechanic may need to work more hours, Employer will pay overtime and double time. There will be five (5) paid sick leave days as required by California law and pursuant to Company policy. Employer abides by Wage Order 14; the worker will be paid overtime after 8 hours per day or 40 hours per week for work performed. Overtime pays are as follows: one and one-half (1½) times the employee’s regular rate of pay for all hours worked over (8) hours in any workday and double the employee’s regular rate of pay for all hours worked over (12) hours in any one workday. The worker’s regular rate of pay is $38.00 per hour, one and one-half time is $57.00 per hour, and double time is $76.00 per hour.
Job Classification:
49-3041.00 - Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

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The UNITEC Operator/Packing Line Mechanic must possess at least a high school diploma or GED Certificate and have at least 24 months of experience in the use and maintenance of UNITEC equipment.
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 7:10 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
M&R Company, M&R Packing
Company Name:
Reynolds Packing Company
Lodi, CA 95240
Telephone Number:


33 E. Tokay Street, Lodi, CA 95240

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