Shipper Receiver Afternoon Shift (3pm - 12am)

Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 11-02-2017

Considering a Career at Maple Leaf Foods?

Maple Leaf Foods Inc. is a leading Canadian consumer protein company, making high quality, innovative products under national brands including Maple Leaf®, Maple Leaf Prime®, Maple Leaf Natural Selections®, Schneiders®, Schneiders Country Naturals® and Mina™. The Company employs approximately 11,000 people in its operations across Canada and exports to global markets including the U.S. and Asia. The Company is headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario.

Our people are passionate about the work they do and the products we make. As we move forward, we are determined to leverage their integrity and passion to continue to build a high-performing, values-based company enabled by high-performing, motivated and talented people.
The successful candidate will be required to work within the warehouse, cooler and freezer areas.  Duties include: Receiving process materials and shipping finished goods, general housekeeping and inventory control.   
  • Pre-operational inspections, operation and shutdown of all related equipment for efficient and safe operation (i.e., Forklifts, Counterbalance, Motorized walkie, Pump cart, Scanners)
  • Responsible for executing SAP transactions
  • Receiving process materials and shipping finished goods (SAP), general housekeeping and inventory control
  • Recognize and troubleshoot mechanical issues and communicate problems to  Supervisor, Manager and/or Maintenance
  • Thorough, accurate, and neat completion of forms for HACCP & Quality Assurance (i.e.; lot control for traceability, production reporting, 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 which may include wiping,  sanitizing and sweeping
  • Adherence to Standard Operating Procedures for product components and packaging materials (i.e.; Allergen storage, Product rotation, FIFO procedures)
  • Work in compliance with all Health & Safety, Food Safety and HACCP requirements
  • Perform tasks as assigned by supervisor
  • Other duties as assigned
  • SAP Experience and RF Scanning Experience
  • Strong computer skills
  • Must acquire certification for all Material Handling Equipment (Forklifts, Pump cart, Motorized walkie). Candidates must pass MHE testing
  • Able to operate a Stand-Up or Double Reach
  • Must be self-managed and able to set priorities amongst conflicting priorities. 
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills; Fluent in English
  • Must work well in a team and individually – self motivated
  • Ability to work flexible shifts (vacation coverage) 
  • Heavy lifting, pushing/pulling and bending. Standing for long periods
  • Exposure to cooler and freezer temperatures
  • Fast paced, stressful environment juggling multiple priorities
  • Must be able to work independently and be able to assume large level of responsibility

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 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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