Summer Students - General Labour
Maple Leaf Foods
Bradford West Gwillimbury, ON, Canada
3d ago

A Sustainable, Forward Thinking Protein Company

Maple Leaf Foods is a leading meat and plant-based protein company, employing over 11,500 people and publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

We are proud of our roots, which trace back well over 100 years, but our vision and purpose are decidedly forward looking.

As we pursue our vision to become the most sustainable protein company on earth, we are committed to creating shared value creative business value through addressing some of the world’s most critical social and environmental challenges.

Our goal is to build a more sustainable food system, which provides nutritious affordable food, operates within planetary limits, cares for animals responsibly, and meaningfully engages with our communities to advance a more just society.

We are advancing bold changes within Maple Leaf and more broadly within society to pursue our vision. We deeply believe this is the sustainable path to growth

Our job is to make great food

Maple Leaf Foods embraces a strong values-based culture, where our people are deeply engaged in work that is purposeful, fast-paced and challenging.

We cultivate an open, non-bureaucratic and inclusive workplace that fosters safety and transparency, along with individual leadership and accountability.

Each Maple Leaf team member has a voice and plays an active role in helping all of us achieve our goals with passion and discipline.

We support one another to grow professionally, to learn new skills and to take on challenging experiences in the spirit of continuous improvement

Raise the Good in Food

  • We have united behind a shared purpose to Raise the Good in Food. This spans a dramatic transformation of our flagship Maple Leaf brand, replacing anything artificial with simple, natural ingredients;
  • investments and process changes to reduce our environmental footprint by 50% by 2025; building a diverse and inclusive culture where all talent thrives;
  • becoming a leader in animal care; and advancing food security through our charitable foundation, the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security.

    Maple Leaf Foods Bradford is hiring for Summer Students in our Production Department!

    Job Summary : The General Labour position is responsible for performing packaging, clean-up and other elemental activities related to food processing within the Tray Pack department or Cut-up department.

    Available Shifts :

  • Monday-Friday, 10 : 00 am-6 : 30 pm
  • Monday-Friday, 5 : 00 pm-1 : 30 am
  • Monday-Friday, 6 : 30 pm-3 : 00 am
  • Program Details :

  • Student must be 17 years of age or older
  • Program runs between June to September
  • Students will be placed in General Labour roles and earn $17.35 / hour
  • Must be available full-time hours for a minimum of 4 weeks
  • Students who work 8 weeks will bank $1 / hour worked, which will be paid out at the end of the work term
  • $250 signing bonus for returning students who work a minimum of 4 weeks
  • Responsibilities :

  • Work on the Production line to process products (i.e. Manually pack product into bags, trays and other packaging formats as per customer specification)
  • Check products and packaging for basic quality defects.
  • Load product onto packaging line for processing
  • Cut-up product and hang poultry
  • Ensure work area is clean and tidy
  • Follow all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and food safety principles
  • Experience / Competencies :

  • Able to work in a fast-paced work environment with equipment (i.e. conveyor belt)
  • Able to stand and walk throughout the shift
  • Able to perform frequent lifting
  • Can work well in a team environment and support fellow team members
  • Good communication skills
  • Must wear all required personal protective equipment (PPE) provided
  • Apply online or in-person today!

    greatfood #greatcompany #greatpeople #hiringnow

    Maple Leaf Foods is committed to ensuring the health and safety of all our employees. As part of this commitment, we have adopted a number of COVID-19 safety measures, including a requirement for all employees to be fully vaccinated by March 31, 2022 and to show proof of vaccination .

    In keeping with this policy, successful candidates will need to provide proof of vaccination prior to their first day of work.

    We will of course consider accommodations for anyone unable to be vaccinated following human rights and other applicable laws

    We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.

    Maple Leaf Foods is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce. Job applicants with a disability who require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Talent Attraction Team at accommodations mapleleaf.

    com or 905-285-5862. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible.

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