Type: Part-time, Permanent
Schedule: Thursday-Friday, 16 hours per week
Pay: $15 per hour
A Block Production Operator works as part of the mushroom grow block production team. This team is responsible for the inoculation of the grow blocks; filling, recording, and transporting 10-lb bags from the lab to the incubating chambers. This function is a critical component of the mushroom growing process. An inoculation specialist will: use clean-room techniques to inoculate blocks, move wheeled carts, place labels on bags and, clean up the lab area, where most of the processing takes place.
No previous experience required, but must be willing to learn on the job
Ability to lift 50 pounds and work in a hot, humid environment