Now Hiring!

Local Spicery is looking for food processing associates to work at our Novato facility! 

Ideal candidate is energetic, outgoing, and interested in everything, most importantly food and cooking. Demonstrated interest and/or prior experience in the food industry a plus. Verifiable references required, as well as the ability to achieve a California Food Handlers Card (we can help with this).

Will train right person!  Flexible schedule ~ can work around your other obligations!  Could be entry-level position ~ if you have the right attitude.  We're looking for someone who wants to be part of our team.

 

Interested applicants should submit their qualifications, including cover letter to nick@localspicery.com.

 

Food Processing Associate

• Part-time to start; weekends desirable, some evenings a possibility (3-4 days/week ideally)

• Strong communication and interpersonal skills required

• Must be dependable, trustworthy and conscientious

• Must have a strong work ethic and be willing to dive in to any aspect of the business

• Must be a motivated self-starter, willing to ask questions

• Must have high standards with demonstrated commitment to achieving high quality in all work

• Passion for high-quality food and cooking a plus

• Position requires some heavy lifting (50 lbs+), other physically demanding tasks

 

Primary responsibilities include:

• Milling, sifting, blending, packaging and labeling spices

• Maintaining accurate logs

• Food processing, including cleaning chiles

• Fulfilling and packaging internet orders for shipment

• Daily cleaning of equipment and facility, as required by FDA, following our standard procedures

• Periodic deep cleaning of equipment and facility

• Stocking/maintaining inventory of spices, herbs, and teas from around the world