Type: Full-time, Permanent
Schedule: Varies, 1 day off every 5 days including a weekend every 5 weeks
Pay: $13.00 per hour, plus an additional $1 per hour when you are scheduled on the weekend.
A picking lead is part of a picking crew in the Picking department. They are responsible for gather baskets from individual pickers and sorting into wire racks. Picker Leads also track the number of baskets a picker harvests for pay, by marking a punch card. One Picking Lead per day will operate a forklift at move the wire racks from the growing rooms to the packing area, where they will also weight and record the wire rack weights.
- Ensure pickers are filling baskets with trimmed and sized product
- Sort baskets into wire racks
- Mark picker punch cards
- Clean floors in growing rooms of mushroom trimmings to ensure a safe work environment
- On a forklift, move wire racks to the packing area
- Weigh and record wire racks
- Ability to work in cooler temperatures, rooms are about 65 degrees F
- Lift up to 50 pounds
- Drive a forklift after training and testing
- Assist the pickers
- Work quickly