Bag Cutter (Port of New Orleans)


Located in New Orleans, LA

Salary: $12.00/hour

We are currently hiring Bag Cutters for our client located at the Port of New Orleans.  This position has a weekly rotating schedule. This is a full-time long-term opportunity.

Job Duties:

  • Prepare intake line area to receive incoming shipments of coffee
  • Verify that container numbers match manifests
  • Receive incoming shipments of coffee, either bulk or bag, cut seals, and dispense the product into hopper
  • Climb into containers using a ladder to shake liners and extract leftover coffee beans into hopper
  • Clean intake area, including sweeping, shoveling, and operating a blowing machine
  • Provide backup support to re-bagging and rework departments as required
  • May be requested to load and unload containers and to throw coffee sacks (up to 100lbs) into containers on downtime as needed
  • Adhere to all quality procedures and review processes to ensure conformity to these procedures and report any deviations to management
  • Perform other related duties as assigned per management


  • Must have a valid driver's license and your own vehicle to get to the site (due to the distance from the entry gate to the warehouse)
  • Must have steel-toe boots
  • Must be willing to work in hot and cold conditions
  • Must be comfortable wearing PPE
  • Must be comfortable with noise in a plant setting, which can be very loud
  • Must be able to work in potential dusty areas

Schedule: Monday through Friday, with some weekends required.

  • Morning- 7:00AM-3:30PM
  • Afternoon/Evening Shift- 3:00PM-11:30PM

Express Office: New Orleans
1000 South Norman C Francis Parkway
New Orleans, LA 70125
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