Packaging Technician - Brantford


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

Up to CAD23.05 per hour

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Branch Information

Stoney Creek, ON - (CAN) 435 McNeilly Road Suite 106 ON Stoney Creek , ON L8E 5E3



Job Description

Manpower is hiring Packaging Technicians for Upfield, the largest plant-based products company in the world. Upfield's Becel® plant-based spreads and Violife® vegan cheese alternatives products will be produced in its new, state-of-the-art production facility in Brantford starting this year. Apply now to speak with a recruiter about this incredible opportunity.

What are the perks of working with Upfield?

* Permanent position

* Night shifts available - Sunday through Thursday with paid breaks

* Night shift 11pm - 7am $23.05 per hour plus $1.25 shift premium

* Benefits eligibility on day one!

* 3 weeks' vacation + 2 floater days per year

* Generous pension plan with company matching

What your main responsibilities will be:

* Operate machine(s), keeping watch for any malfunction. Is responsible for maintaining quality and quantity of product as set by Quality Assurance and packaging Production Standards.

* Inspect product according to quality standards.

* Check ingredient and total product weights and adjust the controls as required to ensure adherence to standards.

* Troubleshoot production issues as required. For serious abnormalities liaise with maintenance or Supervisors to ensure timely resolution.

* Manage changeovers as necessary, including work requiring use of basic hand tools.

* Monitor points of lubrication throughout line and address issues as needed.

* Perform SPC functions (weight/quality checks) as indicated on quality check sheets to ensure product is maintained within standards.

* Ensure adequate material supply is on the line at all times and that all machines are properly loaded.

Here's what we're looking for:

* 2-3 years' experience in manufacturing environment required; food production environment preferred.

* GMP and HACCP knowledge

* Lean trained for CI improvement projects (5S auditor, center lining)

* Leadership and conflict management

* Skilled in MS Office products

* Strong attention to detail and organization skills

* Ability to work with minimal supervision and work well within a team environment.

All interested candidates please click apply now and or send your resume

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