Company Details

Fresh Start Foods

Overview

Food Processing Vertical Form Fill Operator

  • Job Location: 12411 Horseshoe Way Richmond, BC
  • Salary: $17 to $20 / hour ($0.50/hour premium for night shifts); Salary increase based on performance as per company policy
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Vacancies: 10

Terms and Conditions of Employment:

  • Permanent, Full-Time (40h/week); Weekends and holidays required; Shifts:
    • Day: 7:00am – 3:30pm
    • Night: 2:00pm – 10:30 pm
  • Work Setting: Fruit and vegetable manufacturing and processing plant
  • Work Site Environment: Cold/refrigerated, Wet/damp

Duties:

  • Vertical form fill setup and operation
  • Food processing of salads
  • Packing of finished goods into boxes
  • Coordinating order completion
  • Line change over
  • Managing line traceability forms
  • Cleaning of equipment between product runs
  • Use of pallet jacks to remove finished goods from the line
  • Quality inspections of the processed salads
  • May operate forklift (approximately 10% of work hours, training provided)

Job requirements:

  • Experience: 1 – 7 months of experience in food processing; equipment training provided
  • Languages: English
  • Steel-toed safety boots (boot allowance up to $85.00)
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
  • Handling heavy loads (up to 23kg/50lbs), physically demanding, standing for extended periods, fast-paced environment.
  • Personal Suitability: Team player, flexible, dependable

Benefits: Disability benefits, Extended medical benefits, Dental benefits, Company matched RRSP program, 100% company paid MSP premiums, PPE reimbursement; Performance Incentive Program (PIP)

How to apply:

To apply for this position please email your information to vffoperator@freshstartfoods.com