Live Hanger/Receiver

$19.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • Maple Leaf Foods
  • 100 Ethel Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Jun 13, 2018
Full time General Labor

Job Description

*Available Shifts:

Day Shift, 6:21am to 2:51pm (Mon-Fri)

Night Shift, 9:21pm to 5:51am (Sun- Thurs)

JOB Summary

The Live Hanger/Receiver works in a fast-paced food manufacturing environment, responsible for the loading and unloading of crates as well as the receiving and hanging of live chickens. This person has direct impact on the efficiency of our operation and contributes daily to quality of our products.

JOB Responsibilities:

  • Contributes to a healthy work environment, while maintaining high food safety standards
  • Receiving, handling and hanging of live chickens according to humane animal welfare standards
  • Works in receiving bay to unload crates from trucks and reloads empty crates onto trucks
  • Takes action to correct any issues and to make improvements
  • Other responsibilities as required


  • Directly helps the department to meet targets and goals while maintaining a healthy and safe work environment
  • Maintains productivity that meets/exceeds standards
  • Dedicated to creating a high quality product that consistently meets product specifications
  • Contributes to the team and the whole facility in a positive way


  • Able to work in a fast-paced work environment with repetitive lifting and hanging
  • Able to stand and walk throughout the shift
  • Able to handle and work with livestock
  • Ability to move crates (total weight may range 200-250 lbs)
  • Can work well in a team environment and support fellow team members
  • Good communication skills, able to speak and read English