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Job Vacancy Announcement Detail

Employer: Mercantile Capital Corporation
Address: PO Box 505440
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
96950 United States
Phone: 670-234-3813
Contact Mercantile Capital Corporation via email

Job Vacancy Announcement JVA
JVA Type: New
Island Saipan
FLSA Covered? Yes, covered
DOD related? No
PERM related? * No
VEVRAA related? No
Original Number of Openings: 3
Number of Openings Currently Available 3
Specific Worksite location: Chalan Pale Arnold Road, Gualo Rai PO Box 505440
Job Classification: Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
Job Title: Food Packer
Announcement Number: 21-07-92080
Job Classification: Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
Opening Date: 7/6/2021
Closing Date: 7/27/2021
Salary Range: $7.85 to $8 / Hourly
Job Title: Food Packer
Job Duties: Repack bulk food packs such as produce, fruits, meats, into retail packs using wrapping machines. Scale and label for retail sales in accordance to USDA requirements and local state laws for consumer protection and adherence to food safety regulations. Transfer packed products to display shelves or to chillers or freezers for storage. Prepare and sanitize packing area and equipment to adhere to food safety regulations. Assemble into crates and cartons and mark products for buyers.
High School Diploma Required? No
Qualification Requirements: Must be able to read and calculate to be able to ensure accurate labelling of retail packs for accuracy and to conform to USDA and consumer protection regulations. Must be able to safely handle bulk meat and produce cases. Minimum 3 months experience as food packer. All qualification requirements will be applied to all prospective applicants without discrimination.
Full or Part Time: Full Time
Hours per Week: 40
Hours per Day: 6
Payment Frequency: Biweekly
Overtime Available: Yes
Overtime Rate: $11.78 - $12
Rate x 1.5 per hour Exempted: No
Specify All Payroll Deductions: CNMI wage withholding and Federal Employment and Social Security Withholding
Required tools, supplies and Equipment to be provided: Workers will be provided, without charge or deposit charge, all tools, supplies, and equipment required to perform the duties assigned
Anticipated starting date of employment: 10/1/2021
Anticipated closing date of employment: 9/30/2022
Housing Provided: No
Food Provided: No
Transportation required: No
If transportation is required, daily transportation to and from the worksite(s) will be provided to the workers. Daily pick-up place(s) will be at: n/a
Fringe Benefits: none
Comments: This job opportunity is a temporary full-time employment for three qualified food packers at Mercantile Capital Corporation, dba LJ's I. The place of employment is located at Chalan Pale Arnold Road, Gualo Rai, PO Box 505440 Saipan. A total 40hours work is offered, 6 hours for each day for Mondays to Saturdays, and 4 hours on Sundays. Work is scheduled between 8.00am to 7.00pm. On job training is not available at this time as such expertise is not yet available on Saipan. There is no supervision of employees. Three-Fourths Guarantee: Workers will be offered employment for a total number of work hours equal to at least three-fourths of the workdays of the total period that begins with the first workday after the arrival of the worker at the place of employment or the advertised contractual first date of need, whichever is later, and ends on the expiration date specified in the work contract or in its extensions, if any. Transportation and Subsistence: If the worker completes 50 percent of the work contract period, the employer will provide, reimburse, or advance payment for the worker’s transportation and subsistence from the place of recruitment to the place of work. Upon completion of the work contract or where the worker is dismissed earlier, the employer will provide or pay for the worker’s reasonable costs of return transportation and subsistence back home or to the place the worker originally departed to work, except where the worker will not return due to subsequent employment with another employer or where the employer has appropriately reported a worker’s voluntary abandonment of employment. The amount of transportation payment or reimbursement will be equal to the most economical and reasonable common carrier for the distances involved. Prospective applicants may apply by submitting a resume with employment history and contact information of previous employment by any one of the following methods within 21 days from date of publication of employment vacancy (1) anytime, any-day, by email to or (2) anytime, any-day by applying using the CNMI Department of Labor employment website at posting by Mercantile Capital Corporation., (3) anytime, any-day, by linkedin job posting website contacting (4) by submitting a letter of interest and a resume to LJ's I, PO Box 505440 Saipan MP 96950 or (5) by submitting a letter of application with resume to LJ's I, Chalan Pale Arnold Road, Gualo Rai, Saipan within the hours of operation from 7.00am to 6.00 pm, every-day.