Packaging Line Supplier - ROTATING SHIFT

Voortman Cookies Limited - Burlington, ON (30+ days ago)

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Voortman Cookies Ltd. - Burlington, ON

Voortman Cookies has a long and stable history, with further growth expected. We ship products across North America, as well as globally. We care about our people, our products and our customers.

We are currently looking to fill many positions in our plant. If you are interested in a long-term career with potential for advancement, then look no further. We offer a competitive benefits package as well as other perks to all F/T employees.

Job summary

The Packaging Line Supplier position is responsible for operating a forklift for lifting and moving packaging materials from the storage racks to the required assembly line. This position is also responsible for setting up the tape machines and printers.

Packaging Line Supplier Positions & Responsibilities

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Work safely and adhere to the Voortman Cookie employee manual

  • Regular lifting of 20lbs or more, regular lifting of 45lbs to waist height
  • Safety Inspection: at the start of the shift, the worker walks around the forklift to perform a circle check. Report any unsafe conditions to the supervisor immediately.
  • Review the assigned job card and production schedule to familiarize with the daily schedule
  • Ensure correct and legible production identification
  • Remove excess cookie rejects
  • Set up of tape machines and printers
  • Ensure the work area is kept orderly and clean. Duties included but not limited to: straightening out skids of cookies in the racks, clean up damaged cartons, duties such as sweeping the inside of the trailer (prior to loading)
  • Ensure that all containers are properly covered and labelled to ensure no contamination
  • Work in a safe manner and observe proper lifting method

All above mentioned duties may change from time to time. All duties should be reviewed at least once per year. This list may or may not be complete and other duties may be added or deleted. The employee must know and understand safe operating procedures of the machinery.

Work Hours:

· Weekly shift (days, afternoons & nights) rotation is required

· Shift duration is 8.5 hours (includes 30min lunch unpaid)

· A regular work week is Mon. – Fri. @ 40 hours per week with paid overtime available

Requirements:

· Minimum 3 months forklift driving experience in the last 5 years

· Punctuality and Reliability are a must

· Able to work in a fast-paced environment

· All positions require standing

· Ability to work independently or with others, as part of a team

· Must have valid SIN, required to complete background check

Voortman Cookies Limited is an equal opportunity employer and committed to employing following the Ontario Human Rights Code and the AODA. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise HR if you require accommodation as per the AODA.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $21.35 /hour

Experience:

  • Forklift: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Lot Code: 2 years (Required)
  • Manufacturing: 2 years (Required)
  • Line Supplying: 2 years (Required)

Location:

  • Burlington, ON (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driver's license (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)