QA/Shipping Associate

Insect Farm is Hiring a Shipping and Quality Assurance Specialist (Labelle)

Compensation: $12 - $15 per hour depending on experience

Regular raises for good performance


Ovipost designs automated, scalable insect farming systems. We are a team of farmers, engineers, biologists, and creative problem-solvers with a passion for insects and the environment.

Our mission is to reduce carbon emissions and protect critical ecosystems while enhancing food security. Our insects consume agricultural byproducts and generate a highly nutritious protein that can be used in a variety of food and feed applications. Ovipost’s current facilities in Florida and Mississippi grow crickets and superworms for use in pet food.

Ovipost is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


  • Shipping
    • Work with shipping team to make sure orders are being packed and shipped correctly
    • Work includes shipping, receiving, order fulfillment, order preparation, and basic inventory functions
    • Perform labeling, sorting, taping, and packing live insects
    • Operate technology including computers, a variety of software tools, digital communication channels, strapping machines, and case sealers
  • Quality Assurance
    • Measure and document product quality metrics, such as sizing, count, and defect levels
    • Work with Customer Support team to track feedback, refunds, and complaints
    • Track production metrics to ensure upcoming product meets QA standards
    • Communicate with team when quality standards are at risk
  • Inventory Management
    • Take stock of inventory and regularly update in a spreadsheet 
    • Make and track purchasing requests based on inventory, including marking items as received when they arrive.


  • $12 - $15 per hour depending on experience
  • Paid Time Off for Vacation and Sick Days


  • Strong computer skills. You must have experience using Excel or Google Sheets to log and analyze data.
  • Excellent communication skills. Daily communication with the team using email, Slack, and in-person communication is a must. Some team members work best with clipboards and whiteboard lists whereas others are remote. You must be fluent in both digital and analog communication channels.
  • Ability to learn new software
  • Comfort performing Google searches when questions arise
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Highly organized
  • Team-oriented attitude
  • Not afraid to ask questions
  • Bonus points for past experience in Quality Assurance or Shipping Positions

This is a full-time position in Labelle, Florida that starts at 8 am on Monday - Friday. To apply, please email us with your CV/resume and a short description of why you’d like to work with us.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Type: Full-time

Hourly: $12 - $15/hour depending on experience


  • Paid time off


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Labelle, Florida (33935): Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: One location