Live Poultry Hanger

Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 07-24-2018
Maple Leaf Foods
Live Poultry Hanger
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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.
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Position Summary:
Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Live Poultry Hanger is responsible for ensuring the timely and efficient unloading, hanging and killing of the chickens that are received that day while following Maple Leaf safety and quality standards.
  • Hanging live chickens
  • Backup kill duties
  • Loading, unloading and washing of crates
  • Other duties as required
The working conditions involved in this job are:
Warm and humid environment with strong odors and shift work
Rate of pay:
Hours will be from 4:29am to 12:59pm, Monday – Friday with potentiation of overtime
The qualifications, experience and/or training that are required for this job are:
  • No aversion to blood or the animal killing process
  • Must be able to read, write and understand English
  • Must work well within a team environment
  • Must be physically capable of frequent lifting –  Approximately 44 kilograms for up to 8 hours a day
  • Must be physically capable of frequent pulling/reaching/bending
  • Must be comfortable working in a warm, humid environment handling live chickens
  • Must follow all safety procedures while working
  • Must be a self-starter, with the ability to work with minimal supervision

Application Process:
In Person:              2619 – 91 Avenue                                               Phone:                   (780) 417 – 4223
                                Edmonton, Alberta
                                T6P 1S3                                                             Fax:                         (780) 464 – 2713
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