Agricultural General Labourer

Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited - Amberley, ON (30+ days ago)

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General Labourer

Amberley, ON

Join a team that shares your passion and enthusiasm for Canadian grain! Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited (P&H) has an opportunity for a motivated, forward-thinking and dedicated individual to bring their grain industry insight and hands on skills to a role as a General Labourer based in Amberley, ON.

This is a full time seasonal role to support our team in Amberley during the harvest season.

Work and grow with a family-owned company.

P&H’s roots go back over 110 years, and we have always been a Canadian, family-owned and managed agri-business. Our corporate culture values are family values; honesty and integrity with a focus on listening and continuous learning. Like family, we support our staff to always do better.

With over 70locations spanning from coast to coast, and trade links around the globe, P&H is growth-oriented, diversified and vertically integrated with operations spanning across grain trading, handling and merchandising, as well as crop inputs, flour milling and feed mills.

Skills and experience for the next step in your career.

The successful candidate will work closely with the team to assist with the organization of grain loading to help the branch achieve profitability and production efficiency. The position will require the safe operation of equipment while receiving and shipping food quality grain; quality control; inventory control; and plant maintenance.

Your day to day activities will include:
Grain loading/unloading
Assist in loading/unloading of trucks and follow loading instructions and forms;
Assign commodities to storage locations in operating system; retain processing and shipping samples for customers.
General duties
Assist with maintenance and cleaning of facility;
Assist with general elevator operations;
Provide excellent customer service and abide by shipping schedule;
Identify and troubleshoot problems with equipment and machinery;

The successful candidate should enter the position with the following qualifications:

Grain handling and storage knowledge an asset;
Must have basic computer knowledge – comfortable using Microsoft Office ;
Great customer service skills;
Assertive, Adaptable & Flexible;
Problem solving & Decision making;
Must be able to work extended hours ;
Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and have the ability to travel independently;
Must be able to lift and handle a minimum of 50 lbs;
Must be able to get in and out of, and operate all required vehicles and equipment;
Must climb ladders, stairs, walk on platforms, etc. at various heights to perform required duties;
Must be able to work in outdoor conditions with extremes in seasonal weather patterns will apply. May include wet or snow covered surfaces.

We thank all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

P&H is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that is reflective of Canadian society. As a result, Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited is an equal opportunity employer and is in compliance with the Employment Equity Act. We welcome applications from women, aboriginal people, people with disabilities and members of visible minorities. Accommodations in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

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