Position Title

Production Labourer

  • Type: Full Time
  • City: Abbotsford, BC
  • Wage ($/hr): 17.80
  • Employer Type: Business
  • Published on: 2023-02-23
  • Application Deadline: 2023-05-25
  • Job ID: 143110223
  • Job Category: Manufacturing
  • Views: 43
  • Retrieved on: 2023 March 24 02:55:34 AM EDT


Production Labourer

Job Description

Company: Rossdown Natural Foods Ltd.

Business Information: Tucked away in British Columbia’s fertile Fraser Valley, Rossdown Natural Foods is dedicated to providing the highest quality chicken and turkey products. We are a fourth-generation family run poultry farm and processor.

Business Address: 2325 Bradner Rd., Abbotsford, BC V4X 1E2
Work Location: same as above
Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible
Positions: 7 Production Labourer

Job Description:
• Transport raw materials finished products and packaging materials throughout plants and warehouses manually or using power equipment.
• Measure and dump ingredients into hoppers of mixing and grinding machines.
• Cuts 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
• Hang chickens from the chiller to the sizing line
• Use the scale for weighing large totes of chicken
• Other duties as assigned

– Education: Some secondary school is an asset
– Experience: On-the-job training will be provided. Previous experience working in a food-processing environment is considered an asset, but it is not required.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
• Ability to work in a refrigerated environment, fast paced environment, work under pressure to meet deadlines.
• Manual dexterity for trimming poultry.
• 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, weight of up to 60 lbs (27kg).
• Basic English is considered an asset.
• Reliability

Personal Suitability: Accurate, Flexibility, Reliability
Weight handling: Up to 27 kg (60 lbs)

Salary: $17.80-$18.80 at 40-45 Hours per week

Benefits: Disability insurance, Dental insurance, Pension plan, Extended medical insurance, Prescription drugs, Medical equipment, Afternoon Premium, Cutting Premium, Employee Milestones, Employee Gift Cards and Discounted Chicken.

Important Information: Position requires extended work hours and flexibility in schedule. Monday to Friday or Tuesday to Saturday start between 6am-10am, will work 8 -10-hour days. Weekend work and overtime will be required depending on the business needs.

Required languages: English

Education level: Some Secondary is an asset

Required skills: Willing to train

Closest intersection: Fraser Highway

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