Grinder Operator $14.00/Hour

Listowel, Ontario, Canada Full-time

Position: Grinder Operator

Hours: Day Shift, 5:30AM-4:00PM (Monday-Friday)



Looking for a full time, permanent position on day shift? Look no further!

We are currently seeking an individual who is open to early starts (5:30AM) and working until 4-4:30PM, Monday-Friday.  This position has great potential for advancement and overtime hours. This is a fairly physical position, with the requirements of lifting approx. 25 kgs regularly throughout the shift. 



  • Safe and efficient operation of machinery used to prepare frozen and/or fresh raw ingredients for blending
  • Operate grinding and other production equipment used for processing meat while maintaining product flow to lines, ensuring continuous operation
  • Understand the operation, basic upkeep and complete minor adjustments to equipment.
  • Assist Blender and Servicers to keep area tidy and free of cardboard, waste or empty combos
  • Work with Cooler Inventory personnel to ensure correct meat block is being used and inventory is controlled
  • Perform regular daily routines without direct supervision. Advises Supervisor of any production or quality issues as they arise
  • Complete associated documentation as established by Erie Meat Products for inventory tracking, HACCP plan compliance or other purposes

Education, Training or Work Experience:

  • Some experience operating machinery in food processing or other manufacturing environment

Key Skills:

  • Proven mechanical aptitude
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Able to function under pressure
  • Positive attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Initiative
  • Follow verbal direction
  • Work with chicken, pork or beef
  • Able to work in a cool environment

Appropriate accommodations will be provided upon request throughout the hiring process as required under the Erie Meats AODA Employment Standard policy and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you require an accommodation please contact Darcy Michaud @ 855-568-700 x512.

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