LOCATION IS 100% HOMABAY
Reporting directly to the Processing Supervisor, the Food Quality Intern responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:
• Take lead role in daily processing floor setting including creating walk-ways, refreshing areas (Drinking water sections), proper access/exit routes, processing crates stacking within processing hall.
• Proper control of fish flow onto gutting/scaling tables to ensure there is no piling of fish which may result in some fish taking long before being processed.
• Organizing casuals/labor and create a quality management team from within the casuals.
• Ensure sufficient water supply to all processing tables at all times.
• Monitor constant refreshing of fish cleaning water in the cleaning boxes.
• Ensure proper fish cleaning, proper sizing, packaging and labelling of crates and cool boxes after processing.
• Ensure standard cleanliness and storage of all processing equipment including but not limited to the following: Processing floors, cold-room, Knives, weighing scales Processing tables.
• Ensure sufficient availability of ice and therefore enough supply to lakeshore/harvest platform.
• Ensure that all fish arriving from lakeshore is properly iced and covered.
• Have an eye on the unclogging of drainage systems within processing.
• Other duties assigned.
• A Diploma/ degree in food technology or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
• Good computer skills: MS Excel, MS Word. Receiving Software, Inventory system.
• Able to work under pressure and long hours.
• Well-organized and detail oriented.
• Strong safety and hygiene awareness.
• Fluent in English.
About Victory Farms
Victory Farms aims to be the most sustainable fish farm on the planet whilst it scales to feed 2 billion Africans in the coming 2 decades. Currently, VF is sub-Saharan Africa’s fastest growing fish farm, and the largest Fish Farm in East Africa. We have operations on the Kenyan side of Lake Victoria and distribution capacity throughout Kenya. The Company has the highest standards for performance, execution, culture, and integrity, with best-in-class talent from across the globe.