Shipper/Receiver/Egg Processor

Atlantic Poultry Incorporated - Port Williams, NS (13 months ago)

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Atlantic Poultry Incorporated (API) provides high quality poultry products to customers throughout NB, NS, PEI and NL. API has evolved to become a significant stakeholder in the Atlantic Canada agriculture industry. We continue to be 100% owned by Atlantic Canadians and our goal is to maintain a strong and locally owned poultry industry.

API is continually upgrading its operations to ensure that high standards are maintained. We are currently seeking an individuals to fill the positions of Shipper/Receiver/Egg Processor in Nova Scotia

The Shipper/Receiver is responsible for palletizing product, picking orders/assembling orders, printing of invoices and route summary sheets inventory control. Egg boxes to be accurately stamped prior to shipping. Loading and unloading of trucks. This work can be repetitive, fast paced and physically demanding. Computer skills are a requirement for this position.

The Egg Processor is responsible for transferring un-graded eggs from carts/pallets to the loader unit, packing eggs into boxes, loading and unloading eggs and packaging supplies. They are also responsible for work area clean up. The hours of work per week and the days will vary as required.


  • Grade 12 or equivalent preferred.
  • Strong commitment to health & safety.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple demands.
  • Ability to lift up to 23kgs (50lbs) for extended periods.
  • Experience in the agricultural industry preferable.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Computer experience
  • Pleasant, outgoing personality, with a friendly positive approach to customer service.

API offers year-round full time employment, an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry, competitive compensation package which includes family health benefits, EAP and company pension.

API appreciates all interest, however only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time