Operator

Canada Malting - Calgary, AB (29 days ago)

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POSITION TITLE: Operator

LOCATION: Calgary, AB

COMPANY:
GrainCorp Malt is one of the world’s largest producers of malt for use in the brewing, distilling and food industries, operating in the U.S. as Great Western Malting Co., and in Canada as Canada Malting Company. Canada Malting (CMC) is the largest malt company in Canada, producing approximately 400,000 metric tonnes of malt per year for brewers and distillers around the world - from the largest of multinational organizations to the smallest of craft brewers as well as for food processors. Canada Malting operates three malting facilities in Canada (Thunder Bay, Montreal and Calgary) as well as a network of grain elevators in Western Canada.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The successful candidate will be required to perform operational and sanitation duties in either our Malting or Grain handling operations.

Malting Operations:
Loading and unloading of malt vessels using automated and or manual transfer equipment.

Operation of malthouse using automated process controls.

Manual washing of malting vessels using high pressure wash hoses.

Cleaning of vessels using various chemical sanitizing agents.

General sanitation duties as required.

Grain Handling Operations:
Operation of a grain handling facility using automated process controls.

Loading and unloading of grain from railcars (work from heights).

General sanitation of grain elevator.Vacuuming, sweeping and/or shoveling of grain.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Safety training provided upon hiring.

Personal Protective Equipment required in all work environments.

Shift work required.

Some positions require outdoor work.

Indoor work environments can vary between wet, dusty, cold, hot and high noise conditions.

Work around automated equipment.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma. Preference will be given to those applicants with post-secondary education (power engineering or related courses).

Previous experience in grain handling, food processing or manufacturing considered an asset.

High degree of mechanical aptitude

Previous safety training an asset.

Excellent communication and written skills.

Ability to work alone or in a group.

Attention to detail

Positive attitude and self-starter

PAY RATE:
$32.49 after probationary period, $24.53 for 6 month probationary period.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants MUST apply at our online career portal in order to be considered