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Skin Grader – Pickled Pelts - Wool on

Job Description

Daily Tasks & Responsibilities:


This role involves the assessment and grading of fresh pickled lamb and sheepskins. Sales options for skins are determined by skin attributes/wool types, so accuracy and consistency to defined standards/grades is critical.

• Assessment and grading of pickled pelts or similar primary products, in a processing facility.
• Knowledge and qualification in wool assessment and grading, at harvesting or in a processing facility.
• Able to make accurate online assessments of skin attributes on a conveyor
• Manually lifting and moving skins to bins and packing frames
• Computer experience and data entry
• Packing and palletising various products by grade/type
• Prior experience in rostered shift work
• Good communicator

Grading pickled pelts is a 12 month continuous operation, but not always all available hours every rostered day. Grading wool on skins is not a 12 month continuous operation. Staff are trained to perform other roles within the factory on the same shift to support their year round employment and widen their skill base.

Requirements:
Preference for persons with skin grading experience in a fellmongery/tannery but experience in making accurate, fast, decisions to known and stated criteria would be advantageous. Must pass a health, drug and alcohol testing.

Skin Grader – Pickled Pelts - Wool on

Workhub Services Ltd

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Central Hawkes Bay

Listed:

26-07-2019

Closes:

25-08-2019

Reference:

163413