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 tray denester operators who thrive working in a team-based challenging environment!
Snapshot of your role :
The successful candidate will monitor and load the tray denester. Supplies stacks of pre-formed trays to the line at the tray denester and ensures the buffer is fully stocked.
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, inspection, operation, and shutdown of all related equipment for efficient and safe operation (i.e., programming the settings)
Able to competently operate and monitor
controls on equipment (setting appropriate programs, redirecting product that does not meet standards, achieving line speeds and efficiencies).
Recognize and troubleshoot mechanical and production issues and communicate problems to lead hand, supervisor and / or maintenance
Clears up tray jam-ups and supplies trays manually for the ones the equipment missed
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)
Visual quality checks of product against customer and internal specifications (Including foreign materials,)
Ability to maintain cleanliness of areas of responsibility (performs applicable sanitation when required)
Adhere to individual Product Standard Operating Procedures for components and packaging materials
Other tasks as assigned
Required Skills, Abilities & Experience :
Must wear proper PPE and comply with safety requirements including ensuring power is shut down on equipment prior to specified tasks
Lockout / Tagout may be applicable)
Frequent twisting, bending, lifting and standing are required
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 finds new and improved ways of completing tasks. Is willing to try new things and assume additional responsibilities (assists with changeovers or assists others during changeovers, keeps up with line speed requirements)
Employees may be required to complete aptitude testing (reading comprehension, written communications, numeracy)
Please note that start times, scope and duties of this position may change periodically
For training purposes, you must be available to work the day shift
Must be able to handle all food products and work in a cold environment