Position Title

Production Helper – food processing

  • Type: Full Time
  • City: Cowichan Bay, BC
  • Wage ($/hr): $16.65 – $17.40 at 35 - 40 Hours per week
  • Employer Type: Business
  • Published on: 2022-06-12
  • Application Deadline: 2022-12-12
  • Job ID: 120110622
  • Job Category: Manufacturing
  • Views: 73
  • Retrieved on: 2022 October 05 05:38:16 AM EDT

Island Farmhouse Poultry Ltd

Production Helper – food processing

Job Description

Production Helper – food processing

Company: Island Farmhouse Poultry Ltd
Business Information: Tucked away on British Columbia’s beautiful Vancouver Island in Cowichan Bay, Island Farmhouse Poultry is dedicated to providing fresh local premium chicken products. We are a fourth-generation family-owned poultry processor. We are looking for enthusiastic people for our cutting and packaging department.
Business Address: 1615 Kokslilah Rd., Cowichan Bay, BC V0R 1N1
Work Location: same as above
Type of Employment: Full-time – Permanent
Number of positions available: 7
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:
· Transport raw materials finished products and packaging materials throughout the plant and warehouse manually or using power equipment.
· Measure and dump ingredients into hoppers of mixing and grinding machines.
· Check products and packaging for basic quality defects.
· Trims the poultry into primal cuts for further processing or packaging.
· Measure and portion the meat for the sausage linker machine – food and beverage processing.
· Measures the appropriate seasoning for the various meat marinades.
· Feed and unload food products processing machines

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
· Ability to work in a refrigerated environment.
· Must be able to stand 100% of the workday at a moving conveyor line.
· Perform repetitive motion.
· Physically fit and able to lift, push, and/or pull, a weight of up to 60 lbs (27kg).
· Basic English is considered an asset.

Personal Suitability: Accurate, Flexibility, Reliability

Weight handling: Up to 27 kg (60 lbs)

Benefits: Disability insurance, Dental insurance, Pension plan, Extended medical insurance, Prescription drugs, discounts on chicken
Important Information: The position requires varying work hours and flexibility in schedule. Monday to Friday starting from 7 am to 9 am, will work 7-to-9-hour days. Weekend work and overtime will be required depending on the business needs.

Required languages: English

Education level: No minimum education is required

Required skills: No experience is required. On-the-job training will be provided.

Closest intersection: Cowichan Bay

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