Machine Operator

Listowel, Ontario, Canada Full-time

Looking for a career in Food Production with room for advancement? We may have the job for you!

Starting Rate: $15.54/hour + $1.00/hour attendance bonus!

Benefits of working at Erie Meats:

  • $15.54/hour + $1.00/hour attendance bonus
  • Afternoon shift (4:00PM-1:30AM, Monday-Friday)
  • Full time, ongoing position
  • Erie Meats is one of the largest meat processors in Canada
  • Certified annually for the Safe Quality Food Audit (a HACCP system)

What are the requirements of a Machine Operator?

  • To operate and complete teardown of vertical filling/bagging equipment and automatic scales to package frozen meat products. Monitor roll stock and competently complete film changes. Maintain line speeds to ensure continuous operation.
  • To complete associated documentation as established by Erie Meat Products for inventory tracking, HACCP plan compliance or other purposes.
  • Understand the operation of, basic upkeep and complete minor adjustments to equipment. Work with Maintenance to communicate and troubleshoot mechanical issues.
  • Ensure materials required to complete the day’s schedule are onsite, work with material handler to ensure they are available and ready when needed.

What will I need?

  • Some experience operating machinery in food processing or other manufacturing environment an asset but willing to train the right candidate
  • CSA approved Steel-Toed Safety Footwear is mandatory
  • Reliability and excellent verbal communication
  • Proven mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to lift 20 kg (44 lbs) repeatedly throughout the shift
  • Must be able to work with chicken, pork and/or beef
  • Must be able to work in a cool environment
  • Must have own transportation
  • Attention to detail

Apply TODAY!

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 @ 855-568-7900 x512.

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