We seek energetic, self-directed, and self-managing team players who thrive in an informal yet results-driven work environment. At Orca Bay, we enjoy a competitive compensation package that includes the following benefits:

  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Voluntary vision insurance
  • Section 125 plan (flexible spending account)
  • 401(k) plan
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Life and AD&D insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance (for select positions)
  • Aflac
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Employee discounts for seafood purchases

Our benefits package is subject to change at any time, so please see the job listing for the most current information.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Currently we are looking to fill the following position(s):

 

MAINTENANCE HELPER

Job Summary:  Assisting maintenance department at frozen cold storage/manufacturing facility.

Essential Functions:

  • Work directly with Maintenance Manager facilitating building maintenance inside and outside of facility.
  • Perform routine building maintenance, such as misc painting indoors and outdoors, plumbing, landscaping, roofing and other tasks to keep facility in proper shape both mechanically and aesthetically.
  • Keep the facility and surroundings clean from debris.
  • Chip ice in freezer at -15 degrees for short periods of time, at heights to reach as necessary.
  • Assist with production machines setup and startup.
  • Vacuum and clean dock plates, machines, walls, floors, doors, engine room, pipes and dumpsters.
  • Clean and fill inkjets on production floor.
  • Assist Maintenance Mechanics as needed.
  • Do SQF Maintenance sheets, and keep log of work performed.

Minimum Requirements

Education:  High school diploma or equivalent.

Experience:  Warehouse or Production facility with processing equipment experience preferred.

Knowledge and Skills:  Requires organizational and communication skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and ability to effectively prioritize tasks in a fast paced work environment. Requires professional demeanor for interaction with numerous internal and external contacts.  Basic proficiency in Word, Excel, and Outlook a plus.  Ability to follow all GMP, SQF and Safety rules and policies.

Working Conditions:  Position holder works in both food processing environment with elevated noise levels requiring hearing protection, ambient temperature in food processing area averages 55°F and involves exposure to freezing, non-weather conditions in product cold storage, with some exposure to outside weather conditions. Must be able to meet multiple and competing project deadlines in a fast paced work environment with numerous interruptions. This position requires frequent extended hours due to seasonal business demands.

Physical Requirements:  Normal hearing, good speaking voice and clear enunciation. Requires occasional bending and twisting to perform equipment repairs, etc.  Must be able to push, lift, and/or carry 50 lbs.

PRODUCTION GENERAL

Job Summary:  To perform a variety of production tasks, such as operating vac-pac machines, sorting, scaling, and packaging frozen seafood. 

Essential Functions:

·       Performs unskilled production work on seafood packing line, which could include reading and filling recipes for tumbler on burger machine, scaling, checking weights, checking counts, feeding vac-pac machines, feeding bagger/sealer, sorting, and packaging of frozen seafood.

·       To complete tasks in a fast paced work environment, as well as follow directions as given by leads

·       Become part of the production team to ensure that the line operates as efficiently as possible.

·       Adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices.

·       Be aware of and follow all company policies as outlined in Employee Handbook. 

 

Minimum Requirements

Education:  High school diploma or equivalent. 

Experience:  Minimum three years increasingly responsible seafood production experience.

Knowledge and Skills:  Must be able to follow written and oral directions to complete tasks in a fast paced work environment.

 

Working Conditions:  Position holder works on factory floor where elevated noise levels require hearing protection.  Ambient temperature in factory area averages 50°F.   Must be able to meet multiple and competing project deadlines in a fast paced work environment.  This position requires frequent extended hours due to seasonal business demands.

 

Physical Requirements:  Normal hearing, good speaking voice and clear enunciation.

WAREHOUSE- SHIPPING/RECEIVING – Bellevue, WA

Job Summary: 

Facilitate shipments of frozen seafood in and out of cold storage.

Essential Functions: 

·  Work with Orca customers, our customer service dept., truck drivers (companies) and warehouse to ensure shipments are scheduled and completed as requested by customer in a timely manner.

·  Engage in communication with all involved in a professional, efficient manner, as required.

·  Survey all orders for damaged boxes and re-box as needed.  While noting all inventory discrepancies.

·  Have sufficient product knowledge to insure accurate inbound and outbound orders, as well as ability to communicate with others.

·  Count orders to determine correct case counts as needed..

·  Ensure all shipments are wrapped in a way that will maintain product integrity through the distribution process when necessary.

·  Assist with some staging of finished orders so that space in the staging area is used efficiently.

Be able to utilize RF unit for shipping and receiving, as well as Orca Microsoft Nav inventory system via PC.

 

Minimum Requirements

Education:  High school diploma or equivalent. 

Experience:  Minimum two years increasingly responsible warehouse experience.

Knowledge and Skills:  Basic PC and keyboarding skills. Requires excellent organizational, customer service, and communication skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and ability to effectively prioritize tasks and supervise staff in a fast paced work environment.  Requires professional demeanor for constant interaction with numerous internal and external contacts.  Requires current forklift certification and ability to operate standup forklift. And battery operated pallet jack.

Working Conditions:  Typical warehouse environment with some exposure to outside weather conditions. Position involves exposure to freezing, non-weather conditions in product cold storage.  Must be able to meet multiple and competing deadlines in a fast paced work environment with numerous interruptions.  This position requires frequent extended hours due to seasonal business demands.

 Physical Requirements:  Normal hearing, good speaking voice and clear enunciation. Requires ability to move throughout warehouse and production areas.  Requires ability to occasionally lift 50 pounds.

 

 

MAINTENANCE MECHANIC

Job Summary:  Perform maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs on facility and manufacturing equipment in processing plant with frozen cold storage warehouse.

 Essential Functions:

·        Perform routine maintenance on production machines, including vacuum packaging machines, adjusting settings, cleaning and lubricating shafts, gears, motors and bearings; dismantling and reassembling parts for placement.  Maintenance on production line equipment, including band saws, sealers, graders.

·        Work directly with Maintenance Manager facilitating necessary maintenance to ensure operations and maintenance of internal systems, including heating, air conditioning, ventilation, plumbing, refrigeration, and electrical systems

·        Troubleshoot and resolve escalated equipment and/or systems breakdowns.

·        Ensure timely response to service and repair requests.

·        Perform routine building maintenance, such as misc painting, plumbing, landscaping,  roofing and other tasks to keep facility in proper shape both mechanically and aesthetically.

·        Minimum Requirements

·        Education:  High school diploma or equivalent. 

·        Experience:  5 years maintenance, food processing equipment experience preferred.

·        Knowledge and Skills:  Position requires high level ability to troubleshoot and resolve food processing equipment and systems breakdowns. Good understanding of HVAC and ammonia refrigeration systems operation.  Electrical, X Ray Equipment, Bag sealing equipment, band saw knowledge, and the ability to troubleshoot PLC’s a plus.  Requires organizational and communication skills,  high level of accuracy, attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and ability to effectively prioritize tasks in a fast paced work environment.  Requires professional demeanor for interaction with numerous internal and external contacts.  Basic proficiency in Word, Excel, and Outlook a plus.  Ability to follow all GMP and Safety rules and policies.

·        Working Conditions:  Position holder works in both food processing environment with elevated noise levels requiring hearing protection, and typical office environment with moderate noise levels. Ambient temperature in food processing area averages 55°F.  Must be able to meet multiple and competing project deadlines in a fast paced work environment with numerous interruptions. This position requires frequent extended hours due to seasonal business demands. 

·        Physical Requirements:  Normal hearing, good speaking voice and clear enunciation. Requires occasional bending and twisting to perform equipment repairs.  Must be able to push, lift, and/or carry 50 lbs.  Repair work occasionally requires fine manipulation skills.

  

Disclaimer:  All positions listed above, the information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job

 

 

Email your resume to: hr@orcabayfoods.com

Or, visit our employment office to fill out an application:

Orca Bay Seafoods
900 Powell Avenue SW
Renton, WA 98057-2907
425-204-9100 phone
800-932-ORCA toll-free

866-914-0311 fax

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