Company Details

Fresh Start Foods.


Food Processing Vertical Form Fill Operator

Employer: Fresh Start Foods.

  • Job Location: 12411 Horseshoe Way Richmond, BC V7A 4X6.
  • Salary: $16.50 to $19.50 / hour ($0.50/hour premium for night shifts); Salary increase based on performance as per company policy.
  • Benefits: Disability benefits, Extended medical benefits, Dental benefits, Company matched RRSP program, 100% company paid MSP premiums, PPE reimbursement; Performance Incentive Program (PIP).
  • Work Setting: Fruit and vegetable manufacturing and processing plant.
  • Work Site Environment: Cold/refrigerated, Wet/damp.
  • 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

Job requirements:

  • Languages: English.
  • Experience: 1 – 7 months of experience in food processing; equipment training provided.
  • Own Tools/Equipment: 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, Flexibility, Dependability.


  • 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).

How to apply:

Youth, Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada are welcome to apply.

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