Sanitation Day shift
Job Details
PCF - Portland - Portland, OR
Full time
$14.00 Hourly
Day shift

General Description:

The Sanitation worker is responsible for cleaning and sanitizing equipment, conveyors and facility while ensuring that all cleaning practices are being followed.  This position will clean and/or sanitize all equipment including food and non-food contact surfaces in our Prepared Food Department following good manufacturing procedures under time sensitive conditions.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Clean and sanitize the production area according to sanitation plan following Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Clean non-food contact surfaces as needed
  • Mix chemicals to instruction (used in the tasks of cleaning and sanitizing)
  • Use personal protective equipment at all times while engaged in sanitation activities
  • Clean floor surfaces by sweeping, scrubbing and pressure washing
  • Maintains all walkways and inside the production facility clear of debris or foreign materials
  • Lift and wash large cans, containers, and pallets (up to 50lbs)
  • Empty trash containers
  • Removal of cardboard and plastic and waste disposal from work areas
  • Wash totes, containers, pallets and barrels
  • Fill barrels and tubs with water (dipping stations)
  • Other job assignments as needed
  • At least 1 year of experience in food manufacturing environment
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Able to work in a refrigerated warehouse
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to handle heavy equipment and machinery
  • Knowledge of cleaning chemicals and supplies 
  • Ability to operate manual and electric riding pallet jacks
  • Willingness to work early morning
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Integrity and ability to work independently


Pacific Coast Fruit Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.   In compliance with Federal and State equal opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-job-related medical condition or disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, and local laws.

Pacific Coast Fruit Company participates in the E-Verify Electronic Employment Verification Program. To ensure that we continue to hire and retain a high-quality workforce, all employees must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check prior to beginning work.