Agricultural Produce Washer

Tend machines that wash raw fruits or vegetables.

What does an Agricultural Produce Washer do?

Tends machine that washes raw fruits or vegetables, preparatory to processing, canning, freezing, or packing: Opens valve to fill machine with water and adds prescribed cleaning agents. Dumps raw fruits or vegetables into machine hopper and starts conveyor that carries produce through machine. Drains, cleans, and refills machine at designated intervals. May lubricate machine and make minor repairs. When operating washer with waxing unit attached, may be designated Washing-And-Waxing-Machine Operator. May be designated according to commodity washed as Apple Washer; Carrot Washer; Orange Washer.