Weston Bakeries is a leader in the fast-paced, fresh-to-market baked goods business. We operate in the delicious world of breads, rolls, bagels, English muffins, tortillas, pita and flatbreads, as well as in the baked snacks and sweet goods markets. We make many of Canada's favourite fresh bakery products on a daily basis across eight Canadian provinces.

Our products are marketed and sold across Canada and the United States. We partner with Canada's grocery, drug, and convenience retailers to bring fresh bakery products to shoppers every day.

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Forklift Licensed Night Shift Shipper/Receiver FT

Ontario - Alternatives/ISB - Concord
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We conduct our business with integrity, contribute to our communities, and foster a respectful culture. We are building a culture of success here, and it depends on our people striving for greatness and having the courage and commitment to getting better every day.

We're always interested in connecting with high-performing, career-driven professionals who want to build the premier North American bakery organization with us.

Job Description

Weston Bakeries Limited is a proud Canadian company operating for over 125 years.  We are the national bakery leader producing a wide variety of fresh and frozen baked goods found in grocery stores, convenience stores, supermarket in-store bakeries and food service outlets.  Our operations include more than 35 facilities across Canada employing over 4,000 employees in plants, distribution centers and corporate environments.  Each day Canadian families start their day with the nutrients supplied by Wonder+, Country Harvest, D’Italiano.

Weston Bakeries Limited provides quality and value to our customers as well as a commitment to employee development and growth.  If you are looking for an exciting and challenging career with a company that is committed to being the industry leader, your fresh start begins here!

Benefits of working at weston Bakeries ltd:

  • $16.10 starting rate; night shift premium $0.50
  • Group Benefits for full-time employees including extended health and dental and life insurance 
  • Unionized; annual rate increase; incentive program

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Night Shift: 12:00 am - 8:00 am

Must have valid Fork Lift Operator License

Follow production schedule & prepare accordingly

Comply with all applicable legislative and Weston Bakeries food safety, health and safety and environmental policies and procedures.

Work closely with packaging operators to get required amount of product for orders

 

Working in the shipping/receiving area and in/out of the freezer as well as operating a forklift

 

 

Move received trays & pallets to their designated spot & load fresh & frozen products to the trailer

 

 

Arrange box  packaging for frozen products as per the order & ensure the correct products, printing & amount has been achieved 

 

 

Organize production floor, freezer & aisles (maintain required amount of trays for packaging & finished products)

 

 

Manage breaks for packaging crew

 

 

Complete all paperwork including receiving logs and conduct food safety checks on trailer

 

 

Help perform inventory counts when required

 

 

Clean work areas - sweeping, cleaning all tables and surfaces, racks, and machines

 

Perform other related duties as assigned or required.

 



Skills & Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

         
    • Grade XII education preferred.
    • Two years previous order picking and shipping experience is an asset.
    • Must possess an excellent understanding of warehouse shipping procedures and equipment.
    • Strong attention to detail and basic mathematical aptitude.
    • Must be able to lift up to 25kg.
    • Knowledge of material handling equipment is an asset; forklift certification and experience is a definite asset.
    • Ability to work in a team environment.
    • Ability to follow directions of supervisor and follow all safety rules and regulations.
    • Must be flexible to work all shifts, including weekends.
  • Desire to work in a fast paced environment
    •Quick learner and team player and keen attention to detail

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