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Shipping/Receiving Clerk

Category:  Seneca Foods
Date:  Aug 4, 2022

Nampa, ID, US, 83686

Custom Field 1:  1572

Seneca Foods is one of North America's leading providers of packaged fruits and vegetables with facilities located throughout the United States.  Our high quality products are primarily sourced from over 2,000 American farms. Seneca holds the largest share of the retail private label, food service, and export canned vegetable markets, distributing to over 90 countries. Products are also sold under the brands of Libby’s®, Aunt Nellie’s®, READ®, Seneca Farms®, Green Valley®, CherryMan®, Paradise®, Pennant®, and Seneca labels, including Seneca snack chips. Seneca also provides vegetable products to other companies under various co-pack arrangements.



Vegetable Seed Processing Employment

Seneca Foods Corporation in Nampa, ID is seeking Full-time and Seasonal production workers for the 2022/23 seed processing season.


Seed harvest receiving – July - October.

Conditioning – July - January.

Packaging – August - April.


Seneca provides safe working conditions, paid overtime over 40 hours per week, 10-hour shifts, and on-the-job training.


Available positions include:

Shipping/Receiving Clerk:  starting wages up to $21.50/hr

Job duties include:
• Fulfill various positions in our seed production facility processing vegetable seeds.
• Follow all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and safety policies/procedures.
• Maintain a clean and safe work area.
• Other duties as assigned.

Requirements for all open positions include but are not limited to:
• Willingness and ability to work and function in a team environment.
• Good attention to detail and accuracy.
• Strong work ethic.
• Regular Attendance



Qualifications / Requirements

High School Diploma (GED) – Familiarity with Manufacturing, Crop Science or Agriculture Operations is desirable.

2 + years experience and/or knowledge in:

Import, Export, Trade & Compliance, Shipping, Logistics, or Transportation; SAP Experience, preferred

  • Knowledge on export trade of operations preferred
  • Knowledge of USDA regulations pertaining to seed exports, Phytosanitary Certificates, Certificates of Origin preferred
  • Knowledge of Seed diseases for the US and foreign countries preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, and strong computer skills,
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure (whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals).
  • Demonstrated strong attention to detail
  • Ability to be flexible, multi task, prioritize work, and follow work instructions
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Flexibility to work overtime as needed and work alternate shifts depending on business needs
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced Agility skills, which includes but is not limited to, ability to adapt quickly to changes or new opportunities and demonstrate a high level of comfort with ambiguity


Seneca Foods Corporation Benefits

  • Competitive industry wage
  • 2 weeks paid vacation and most federal holidays
  • Medical & Dental Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Account (401k) with Employer Contribution

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Seneca Foods Corporation is committed to providing equal opportunity for all, through a positive and continuing affirmative action program. No employee or applicant will be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, military and/or veteran status or any other Federal or State legally protected classes. Seneca Foods Corporation will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please contact us at or call 315-926-8100.

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