Roaster - Weekend/Night Shift at Farmer Brothers Co.

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Location: Northlake, Texas

Job Description:

Shift: Friday through Monday,

Friday, 11 PM to 7:30 AM

Saturday, 7 PM to 7 AM

Sunday, 7 PM to 7 AM

Monday, 11 PM to 7:30 AM


  • Roast and blend coffees to specifications.
  • Follows blending procedures, learn safe operation of all equipment, roast terminology, roast levels, cleaning maintenance of equipment.
  • Identifies roasted and green coffees by sight, green and roasted defects, sample roasts to proper roast levels, properly set up coffee tasting for the purpose of evaluation
  • Identifies and describe cup characteristics of roasted coffee using standard cupping procedures
  • Move/transport product to necessary locations.
  • Operate all equipment in Roasting Department.
  • Adhere to equipment maintenance procedures.
  • Maintain daily and weekly housekeeping duties.
  • Assist in other areas or departments when needed.
  • Operate a forklift
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience

Education & Experience

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Complies with Safe Quality Food 2000 Code (SQF 2000 Code)

Personal Skill Sets

  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to use knowledge, creativity and initiative in recommending or implementing improvements in efficiency or safety aspects of the work area or machines
  • Excellent reading and writing skills.
  • Team player
  • Ability to lift up to 70 lbs.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.

Professional Skill Sets

  • Ability to calculate mathematical numbers for data entries on required process monitors, quality specifications, and use of computer for data entries

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled