Production Assistant

Mapleview Agri Ltd - Teviotdale, ON (24 days ago)

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Job Description

Mapleview Agri Ltd manufactures milk replacer for dairy calves, goat kids & lambs. We are a family run business and value our employees.

Description

Reporting to the manager, the feed production person works within a team to ensure safe, efficient operations, as well as striving to meet customer requirements all while keeping the plant in a clean and efficient state.

Currently hiring 1 additional person for the evening shift. 3:00 - 1:30pm, Monday - Thursday.; Training will be during the day shift. 8-5:30. Pay Rate is $17/Hr + $1/Hr Shift premium. Shift premium increases to $2 after 3 months of employment.

Principal Accountabilities

Production

  • Operate all equipment associated with the production of feed
  • Bagging, sewing & stacking of finished product
  • Load and receive incoming and outgoing trucks to meet plant requirements
  • Collect samples as required
  • Maintain a clean workplace
  • Perform any other duties as requested by leadership team

Safety Awareness & Compliance

  • Understand and adhere to Provincial and Federal Occupational Safety and Health rules and regulations as related to plant safety. Follow all safety rules and regulations & be a safety champion
  • Attend and actively participate in all Safety meeting/training sessions
  • Maintain a safe and sanitary atmosphere with a high regard for environmental impact of the operation

Miscellaneous

  • Follow all feed safety, quality & regulatory guidelines
  • Communicate in a courteous and positive manner to accomplish duties effectively, working as a team with all involved
  • Assist plant personnel as needed, and perform other duties as requested by the leadership team

Qualifications

Required

  • Employees be a minimum of 18 years old
  • Must be willing and able to work shifts, including nights, overtime, weekends, holidays and additional hours beyond regularly scheduled shifts to cover vacancies
  • Must be able to lift 25kg of weight
  • Must be able to operate machinery
  • Must be able to demonstrate high performance (work performance, attendance record, safety record, etc.)
  • Must be able to read/write English

Preferred

  • HACCP or quality system experience
  • To have high school diploma or equivalent
  • Be able to prioritize tasks and follow-up
  • To have good time management skills
  • Previous experience working in an industrial environment
  • Forklift certified

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Production: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Preferred)