Production Technician

$12 hourly
  • Maple Leaf Foods
  • 100 McLeod Avenue, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
  • Feb 15, 2018
Full time General Labor

Job Description

COME JOIN THE MAPLE LEAF FAMILY!

Every day at Maple Leaf our team proves over and over again that extraordinary people, who are totally passionate about what they do, can build a winning company.   


Maple Leaf Foods is currently looking for enthusiastic full time associates for our state of the art meat processing and packaging plant.

Main duties
Labourers in this unit group perform some or all of the following duties: 
-Transport raw materials, finished products and equipment throughout plant manually or using powered equipment
-Check and weigh materials and products
-Sort, pack, crate and package materials and products
-Assist machine operators, assemblers and other workers
-Clean work areas and equipment
-Perform other labouring and elemental activities

What we offer;
-health and dental benefits after 950 hours
-weekly pay
-progressional pay increases as per CBA
-opportunity for over time
-employee staff sales program 

Maple Leaf Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We thank all those who apply; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


Skills And Abilities

Work Setting
 - Packaging company

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
 - Standing for extended periods
 - Hand-eye co-ordination
 - Attention to detail
 - Manual dexterity
 - Physically demanding
 - Handling heavy loads
 - Repetitive tasks
 - Fast-paced environment

Specific Skills
 - Assist machine operators, assemblers and other workers
 - Check And Weigh Materials And Products
 - Clean Work Areas And Equipment
 - Perform other labouring and elemental activities
 - Sort, pack, crate and package materials and products
 - Transport raw materials, finished products and equipment

Essential Skills
 - Working with others
 - Oral communication
 - Writing
 - Numeracy
 - Reading text

Weight Handling
 - Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)