Do you love taking on new challenges? Are you detail-oriented with the ability to problem solve under tight deadlines? Do you love working in a fast-
paced environment? If this sounds like you, Maple Leaf Foods has the role for YOU!
We are looking for upbeat pallet wrapper operators who thrive working in a team-based challenging environment!
Snapshot of your role :
The successful candidate will be required to take completed full skids of product from the lines and place them on the pallet wrapper machine.
Wrapped skids will then be placed in their designated spots in the shipping cooler or taken to the loading area of the warehouse as required.
What you’ll learn :
Organization and how to effectively meet or exceed productivity goals while maintaining high quality standards
Communicating effectively in a team-based environment
General troubleshooting and problem-solving in a fast paced-work environment
Time management by learning how to effectively manage workloads based on business needs
Role Responsibilities :
Set up; start up, pre-operational inspections, operation, and shutdown of all related equipment for efficient and safe operation (i.
e., motorized walkie, pump cart, pallet wrapper, scanner)
General maintenance and cleaning of equipment (i.e., set-up pallet wrapper and reload film)
Able to competently operate and monitor
controls on equipment (setting appropriate programs).
Recognize and troubleshoot mechanical and production issues and communicate problems to lead hand, supervisor and / or maintenance
Closely monitor skids to ensure they are wrapped properly with correct quantities and configurations. Verify cartons are labeled properly
Create pallet labels
Must acquire certification for motorized walkie
Able to perform machine adjustments and minor maintenance on the line when required
Ability to work under maintenance supervision on minor preventative maintenance activities and minor repairs
Thorough, accurate, and neat completion of forms for HACCP & Quality Assurance (including lot control for traceability, production reporting, minimize product carry over)
Visual quality checks of product against customer and internal specifications (Including foreign materials, weight checks)
Ability to maintain cleanliness of areas of responsibility
Adhere to individual Product Standard Operating Procedures for components and packaging materials
Required Skills, Abilities & Experience :
Ability to fluently read, write and communicate in English.
Ability to record and document information
Interact and share information with employees at all levels (Team Members, Lead Hands, Supervisors, Others). Actively participates in their work group.
Actively finding new and improved ways of completing tasks. Is willing to try new things and assume additional responsibilities (assists with changeovers, keeps up with line speed requirements)
Must wear proper PPE and comply with safety requirements including ensuring power is shut down on equipment prior to specified tasks
Frequent pulling, twisting, bending, lifting and standing are required
Employees will be required to complete aptitude testing (reading comprehension, written communications, numeracy)
For training purposes, you must be available to work the day shift
Please note that shift start times, scope and duties of this position may change periodically
Must be able to handle all food products and work in a cold environment