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Independent Contractor

WHAT IS ON OFFER

Alfred H Knight has an exciting opportunity for an Independent Contractor to work with our AHK Agricultural Services team in Miami, Florida. You will be responsible for ensuring client instructions are carried out at agreed consignment locations, acting as an independent party to verify compliance with agreed processes and inspection and supervision procedures.

 

ABOUT US

Alfred H Knight is a totally independent, family owned business spanning five generations. A global network of strategically placed offices and laboratories enable global trade by providing independent inspection, analysis and consultancy services to the metals and minerals, solid fuels and agriculture industries.

We have honed & carefully crafted our reputation. Delivering knowledge and professionalism in all aspects of weighing, sampling and analysis. We thrive by continuing to re-invest in our facilities, technology and people. Click here to find out more about AHK.

 

DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?

To be successful at Alfred H Knight you will need to display the following:

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND WORK EXPERIENCE 

 

Essential 

  • Read and interpret documents such as packing lists,  operating and maintenance instructions, procedures manuals, safety instructions, etc.
  • Follow directions ensuring the results are accurate and reported promptly.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office suite (primarily MS Word and Excel).
  • Work well with others and independently.
  • Able to lift to 50 lbs.
  • Willing to work in a cold storage (freezer) environment.
  • Maintain a professional and independent position for all assignments.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Computer literate and good mathematical skills.
  • Positive attitude.

 

Required Work Experience

  • Previous food safety, quality control, assurance, and poultry inspection experience is preferred.
  • TWIC card (preferred).

 

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have a valid and clean Driving Licence.
  • Must have a working laptop and/or smartphone/ tablet.
  • Must have reliable transportation.

 

Travel / Rotation Requirements 

  • Flexible working schedule between the hours of 6am – 6pm. On occasions there may be requirements to work past 6pm and/or weekends.
  • Willing to travel to remote inspection locations (in some cases up to 150 miles one way).

Note: This advert is intended for Independent Contractors only.

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