Primary Packing Expert
Mary Macleod's Shortbread
Etobicoke, ON

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prepare Primary containers as per company policy;
  • Prepare and apply Nutrition Labels on all products as per CFIA regulations;
  • Packaging cookies according to established standards and measures;
  • Sealing containers/primary product packaging;
  • Support the food safety program by raising and resolving non-complaint product related issues.
  • Inventory management of primary packaging componentry;
  • Keep your work area clean and tidy at all times.
  • Maintain a safe working environment by following company procedures and rules.
  • Understanding and following Food Safety and Quality Assurance procedures;
  • Participating in improving manufacturing productivity, standards and quality controls;

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Required Skills:

  • Experience working in a Food manufacturing environment;
  • Packing Dexterity;
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, along with simple mathematical abilities;
  • Ability to understand and execute instructions accurately;
  • Familiarity with CFIA labeling regulations;
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision;
  • Flexible to work days, evenings and weekends if needed;
  • Working Knowledge of GMP’s, HACCP and OHSA would be an asset.
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Ability to Lift up to 50lbs.
  • Experience of working in a BRC environment would be an asset

Personal Traits:

  • Organized and meticulous;
  • Proactive problem solver;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Integrity and personal accountability;
  • Committed to quality;
  • Effective communicator.

Credentials and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent (GED),
  • Supervisory experience, preferably in Food container prep or production.
  • Experience working in a Food manufacturing environment, preferably in gourmet food and baked goods/cookies;

Hours of work: Monday - Friday, 10 am to 6:30 pm.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent