Industrial Cooking- Kettle Machine Operator (Day Shift)
David Roberts Food Corporation
Oakville, ON

David Roberts Food Corporation is a leading Canadian, award-winning supplier, importer, and processor of food products to the Food Service, Retail, and Industrial-markets since 1987. We are the official peanut of the Toronto Blue Jays, Canada’s only major league baseball team. The peanuts undergo our exclusive process for salted in shell peanuts which was featured on an episode of the Food Factory on the Food Network.

We are currently searching for a dynamic Kettle Machine Operatorto join our team located at our Oakville warehouse for day shift (7 am - 4 pm)

The Kettle Machine Operatorwill be responsible of cooking nuts in kettles at a high heat temperature. Adding ingredients and coating the nuts to perfection. Adjusting machine settings, complete relevant Quality Assurance, and production documentations.

Long-term permanent full-time positions available:

Various tasks will include:

  • Program and adjust machine settings
  • Complete relevant Quality Assurance, and production documentations
  • Disassemble and manually clean equipment between product changeovers
  • weighing ingredients as per recipe and adding to kettles
  • Coating nuts to perfection
  • Other duties as required

Working conditions:

  • Modern facility


  • Able to lift 50 lb at any given time
  • Previous machine operator experience is an asset
  • Ability to stand while working
  • Ability to understand and follow directions
  • Ability to consistently meet minimum production standards and company service levels
  • Ability to read, speak, and comprehend the English language
  • Adheres to company policies, procedures, and safety standards
  • Good organization, time management, prioritizing skills with responsible work attitude
  • Able to work efficiently as part of a team as well as independently
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude

Physical Requirements:

  • *****NO ALLERGIES***** to peanuts/tree-nuts/sulphites/mustard/soy
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds throughout the shift
  • Ability to withstand the heat from the roasting machines
  • Ability to wear all provided hygiene equipment - hairnet, lab coat, and removal of all jewelry
  • Standing for extended periods of time
  • Manual dexterity, frequent bending, twisting, reaching, pushing, pulling and grasping

We offer a great working environment. If you are responsible, self-motivated team player please send in your resume immediately for this great opportunity – we are hiring now!

We would like to thank all that apply. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

*We are not a staffing agency, we hire permanent full-time employees.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.00 /hour

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.00 /hour