7515-Food and Beverage Tasters and Graders

Job Title: 

Food and Beverage Tasters and Graders

Job Description: 

Food and beverage tasters and graders inspect, taste and grade various types of agricultural products, food and beverages.


Tasks include:

  • inspecting, testing, tasting and smelling agricultural products, food and beverages at various stages of processing
  • determining quality, acceptability to consumer tastes and approximate value of products and grading them into appropriate classes
  • discarding inferior products
  • recording the grade and/or identification numbers on tags, receiving, or sales sheets
  • weighing and measuring products
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Coffee and tea taster

Specific Occupations: 

Coffee and tea taster

Other food and beverage tasters and graders

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Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore