Rebecca Dorsch, Grain Cleaner at Seaboard Special Crops – Avonlea
What is your job title and location?
I am the Grain Cleaner at Seaboard Special Crops Avonlea, located in Avonlea, Saskatchewan, Canada.
How long have you worked at Seaboard Special Crops – Avonlea?
I have worked here since May 2016.
What is your history/career path prior to Seaboard Special Crops – Avonlea?
Prior to working at Seaboard Special Crops Avonlea, I worked as a Farm Laborer in Southern Saskatchewan.
What are your current responsibilities?
My current responsibilities include monitoring the grain cleaners, and doing quality control on all of the processed product at our location.
What do you enjoy most about working for Seaboard Special Crops -Avonlea?
I enjoy working for Seaboard Special Crops. The company has been upfront and honest with me, and treated me very fairly. Seaboard is very accommodating as shown by the company’s focus on employee work-life balance.
What important values do you think Seaboard Special Crops – Avonlea delivers on?
Seaboard provides a safe and comfortable work place, and when there is an issue, it gets handled promptly.
What surprised you most about your job or its location?
The thing that surprised me the most was that when Seaboard purchased my previous employer, they still treated us like valued employees.
How do you spend your free time? What do you like to do in the city where you live?
I spend my free time with my family. We go out to my parent’s farm and give them a hand. We also enjoy going camping during the summer, and I enjoy playing volleyball, cooking and baking. When time permits my family and I also enjoy going on walks with our family dog.