Production Associates


Agriculture Fishing and Forestry

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Salary Range

Up to CAD16.50 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Halifax, NS - (CAN) 1718 Argyle Street Suite 230 NS Halifax , NS B3J 3N6



Job Description

Are you looking for a production labour job that can become a career? Do you want to work with one of the most established companies in the South Shore? Manpower is currently looking for multiple Production Labour Associates to start October 13, 2020.

This is an opportunity with great potential for a long-term career and a way to get your foot in the door with a growing company. Our client is a provider of superior quality seafood products to customers across North America. You will obtain the work-life balance you have been searching for in a job, reduced commute time, improve your skills and become financially stable.

What's in it for you?

* Starting pay rate of $16.50 per hour, plus additional premiums for evening and night shifts

* Overtime and double time pay

* Huge potential for a permanent position

* The chance to work with an internationally recognized company

* Hours can fluctuate from part-time - full-time

* Full-time hours generally given to hard working, reliable associates

What will you be doing?

* Assisting in production by loading machines with product, weighing and mixing recipes, sawing raw materials, and other related duties as required

* Lifting and moving boxes of product (10-50lbs) and breaking down boxes

* Preparing products for shipping by loading pallets, completing tags, and operating machinery

* Assisting with sanitation/clean up when needed

* Work with speed and efficiency in a fast-paced environment to help the production line in full operation

* Operate machinery and equipment

What you bring to the role:

* Clean criminal record check

* High school diploma or equivalent

* Steel toed boots

* Reliable transportation to and from Lunenburg

* Ability to lift 25lbs regularly and up to 50lbs occasionally

* Work efficiently in a fast-paced environment that can be noisy, wet, or dusty

* Work a fluctuating schedule with a variety of shifts including days, evenings, nights and weekends