Packaging Operator (Barrhead, AB)

Department: Milling
Location: Barrhead, AB
Job Type: Full Time
Close Date: 06/23/2015
Professional Areas: Milling Operations - Barrhead, AB Plant

Reporting to the Plant Manager, this position is responsible for operating the packaging system to ensure finished products are packed, sealed, and prepared for shipping according to product specifications.


  • Operates packaging equipment, including sealing and labeling product specifications and while ensuring accuracy in weights and codes.
  • Palletizes and stretch wraps finished product for storage or shipment.
  • Performs minor repairs and routine maintenance work on equipment.
  • Inspects and conducts regular deep cleaning of equipment.
  • Provides sanitation services in the warehouse, performing cleaning duties as assigned to meet standards in all areas of the warehouse and grounds.
  • Maintains records of packaged goods.
  • Operates in accordance with health, safety and fire prevention regulations and practices.
  • Performs other duties as required.


  • Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Computer knowledge an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate a forklift.
  • Above average manual dexterity.
  • Mechanical aptitude to repair equipment.
  • Candidate must be able to lift 50lbs. Repetitive motion involved in palletizing product.

Interested candidates should click on "apply" below to upload a cover letter and resume.



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