Sacto Almond Sorter


Position: Almond Sorter

Location: Downtown Sacramento

Shifts: Must have full availability for Day or Swing, plus OT and weekends as required

Rate: $13/hr.

Start Date: Early September

Adecco is assisting a local client recruiting for a reliable Almond Sorter in Sacramento, CA.  This is for a seasonal temporary opportunity that will give you valuable experience to enhance your career and is likely to last 3-6 months depending on the harvest. To succeed in this position, candidates must be reliable, have an outstanding work ethic and a positive attitude.

Position Overview:

Responsible for the extraction of foreign material from raw almond meats.


  • Manually removing specified kernels and foreign materials from moving belts (conveyor) to meet customer specifications.
  • May perform audits and document findings.
  • May collect and log all pick-out from sorting belts.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required or assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have good dexterity and visual ability to detect and manually extract foreign material from product on an electronically paced conveyor line.
  • Basic math skills and communication skills.
  • Must be able to communicate quality issues to management and QA personnel.
  • Duties consist of repetitive tasks that are closely related and involve few choices. Incumbents are expected to identify problems and assist in solving. 
  • Must understand Blue Diamond HACCP processes, Good Manufacturing Procedures (GMPs) and safety practices.  
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs unassisted on a consistent basis
  • Must be able to work in noisy environment, around equipment, in the exposure to elements and in dust or heights.

Educational Requirements: 

Must have proof of high school diploma or equivalent.


Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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