Seed Processing Operator

San Luis Obispo

Hourly Rate: $15-$17/hr DOE
Location: San Luis Obispo


A vegetable seed technology and breeding company is looking for a Seed Processing Operator to join their team!


Responsible for quality, safety & productivity of all seed processing activities including: sampling, moisture testing, seed counts, cleaning, drying, sizing, labeling & packaging.

Some duties include:

  • Pass forklift certification to move seed or other materials
  • Lead the activity to process (cleaning, drying, packaging, etc.)
  • Pull, schedule & close Process Orders in the ERP system
  • Calculate processing weights & conversion rates from seeds to kgs/lbs, to kgs/lbs to seeds
  • Set up & calibrate processing & packaging equipment
  • Ensure all necessary samples are pulled & properly labeled
  • Locate, weigh & inspect seed lots prior to processing 
  • Manage & prioritize the printing of labels
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Prior experience in manufacturing or agricultural
  • Ability to operate a forklift and reach truck safely
  • Familiar with ERP system a plus
  • Ability to lift up to 45lbs
  • Ability to drive flatbed pickup to haul seeds to vendors
  • Ability to work some weekends as required

San Luis Personnel Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, registered domestic partner status, ancestry, genetics, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.

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