NOC 9465 – Testers and graders, food and beverage processing


  • bacon grader
  • beef grader
  • beer bottling line quality control tester
  • beer tester
  • beverage and bottle inspector
  • beverage inspector
  • bread tester
  • brewery tester – food and beverage processing
  • butter grader
  • butterfat tester
  • can inspector – food and beverage processing
  • candy inspector
  • canned and bottled foods inspector
  • capon grader – food and beverage processing
  • casing grader – food and beverage processing
  • cheese grader
  • cigar grader
  • cigarette grader
  • cigarette tester
  • cookie and cracker tester
  • cream grader
  • dairy cream tester
  • dairy grader – food and beverage processing
  • dairy moisture tester
  • dairy product tester – food and beverage processing
  • dairy tester – food and beverage processing
  • dressed poultry grader
  • feed tester – food and beverage processing
  • filter tip inspector – tobacco processing
  • fish grader
  • food and beverage processing grader
  • fruit and vegetable grader – food and beverage processing
  • gauger – wineries
  • grader – food and beverage processing
  • grain sampler – food and beverage processing
  • ham grader
  • hogshead inspector – tobacco processing
  • honey grader and blender
  • kosher inspector – food and beverage processing
  • lamb grader
  • liquor tester – food and beverage processing
  • mashgiach – food and beverage processing
  • meat grader
  • milk grader
  • milk receiver-tester
  • moisture content tester – dairy products
  • moisture content tester – tobacco processing
  • pork grader
  • poultry grader
  • process control checker – food and beverage processing
  • produce grader – food and beverage processing
  • product tester – food and beverage processing
  • quality control checker – food and beverage processing
  • seed corn grader
  • soybean tester
  • starch tester – food and beverage processing
  • sugar tester
  • tenderometer tender – food and beverage processing
  • test baker – food and beverage processing
  • tobacco grader
  • tobacco leaf grader
  • tobacco sample puller
  • veal grader
  • wine tester
  • wineries fermentation inspector
  • wineries gauger

Job Duties

Testers and graders in this unit group perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Take samples of products at various stages of processing
  • Examine ingredients or finished products by sight, touch, taste and smell or weigh materials to ensure conformance to company standards
  • Conduct routine tests for product specifications such as colour, alcohol content, carbonation, moisture content, temperature, fat content and packaging
  • Grade or sort raw materials or finished products
  • Ensure hygiene and sanitation practices conform to policies and regulations
  • Advise supervisors of ingredient or product deficiencies.

Employment Requirements

  • Completion of secondary school is usually required.
  • Experience as a machine operator or labourer in the food or beverage processing industry may be required.
  • On-the-job training is usually provided.

Additional Information

  • There is little mobility among the various types of testers and graders in this unit group.
  • Progression to supervisory positions is possible with experience.


  • Agricultural and fish products inspectors (2222)
  • Quality control technologists and technicians in food processing (in 2211 Chemical technologists and technicians)
  • Supervisors, food and beverage processing (9213)

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