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Temporary Summer General Laborers - Wetaskiwin Hatchery

Wetaskiwin, Alberta · General Labor
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At Maple Leaf Foods, we are proud of our company, our products and our role in providing safe, great tasting, nutritious food to help nurture people’s potential during every meal of the day. Our values-based culture, our passionate people and our clear vision to be the most sustainable protein company on earth makes us an exciting place to work!
We value a culture and work environment that keeps people safe, rewards excellence and empowers everyone to learn and contribute their best.
That’s our passion. What’s yours?

Position Summary:
Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Temporary – General Labourer is responsible for the timely and efficient packaging of chicks for shipment to farms, while complying with Humane Handling regulations. Labourers are responsible for visual inspection and quality control that are in line with Maple Leaf safety and quality standards, as well as the customer’s specifications. As well as but not limited to monitoring incubators, transferring eggs from incubators to hatchers, and cleaning & disinfecting equipment and work areas, and other duties as required. This position involves repetitive work, with a need for speed and accuracy. A high level of hand and upper-arm strength is required.
  • Position Type: Part-time, Temporary (3 – 6 month contract) – General Labourer
  • This position has the potential to be extended to Full-time, Permanent
  • Work Schedule: Shifts are scheduled between Monday - Friday; 5:00am – 3:30pm
  • Potential for overtime on Saturday’s
  • Starting wage is $17.37/hour
  • Start Date: April 2020
  • Strong written, verbal and comprehension of English
  • Computer skills required, basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Work well within a team environment
  • Ability to work within warmer temperatures
  • Comfortable being exposed to strong odors
  • Physically capable of heavy lifting (25 kg)
  • Capable of frequent bending 
In person applications will not be accepted at this time.

Application Process:

In Person:              4710 – 39 Avenue                                               Phone:               (780) 417 – 4223
                               Wetaskiwin, Alberta
                               T9A 3G2                                                                 Fax:                (780) 464 – 2713
Email:                armea.secord@mapleleaf.com
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