Disease Control

Department: Growing

Type: Full-time, Permanent

Schedule: 7 am – 4 pm, 5-6 days per week

Pay: $10.00 per hour

Description

The Disease Control department is part of the Growing department. As the mushrooms grow, diseased mushrooms must be identified and removed from the trays to prevent further spread. Controlling the spread of the disease greatly impacts the yield of the crops.

Duties

  • Remove and treat diseased areas on the trays
  • Bag and dispose of diseased mushrooms
  • Use good sanitation and hygiene to prevent the spread
  • Support growers in other sanitations functions

Requirements

  • Ability to climb a trolley (platform)
  • Work in a wet environment
  • Able to lift 50 pounds
  • Follow directions and attention to detail

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