POSITION(S): Delivery Driver Helper LOCATION: 70 Heritage Drive, New Hamburg, Ontario STARTING WAGE: $19.10/hour after 6 months of employment
Why Maple Leaf Foods?
Essential business through COVID-19
Leading Consumer Protein Company
Part-Time and Full-Time Permanent Positions Available
Pension & Benefit Opportunities
Paid time off
$1000 RETENTION BONUS!
Do you like hands-on work and a fast-paced and team-oriented environment? Don't mind getting dirty? Maple Leaf Foods, New Hamburg has a permanent full-time opening for Delivery Driver Helper to begin immediately. Now is a very exciting time to join the Maple Leaf family. Maple Leaf Foods is located in New Hamburg, ON and presently employees approximately 120 employees between in the hatchery. Currently, the New Hamburg Hatchery has the ability to hatch approximately 900,000 chicks per week. Our work includes everything from receiving the eggs from our farms to distributing chicks to many growers across the province. It is important that you understand that we are an agricultural facility and therefore you will be handling live animals.
The successful applicant will report to the Production supervisor as well as follow Drivers direction on day-to-day responsibilities in order assist the driver on deliveries of day old chicks.
Able to work in Chick Room and Egg Room as needed
Loading of chicks for delivery
Assisting with chick delivery to customers’ farms
Unloading of chicks into customers’ barns
Able to do physical labor
Commitment to working as part of a team
Assist Drivers with daily responsibilities
Complete Driver duties if applicable
Other duties as assigned
Ability to keep up with a fast-paced environment
Must be able to work in a wet/humid environment
Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
Must be in good physical condition - able to lift up to 50 lb. overhead repetitively
Delivery experience an asset
Good communication and business relationship building skills for interaction with customers
Must be able to follow SOP’S & schedules
Must adhere to HACCP requirements
Able to work varying & flexible hours until job complete
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible.