General Labourer

Company: Aryzta Ltd.
Wage: 17.10
Time: Full Time (30+ Hours a Week)
Hours per Week: Approx 44
Public Transport Accessible? No
Suitable for Students? No

Job Description

Job Title
• General Labourer
• Ancaster, ON
• Building 2 (Baked Cookies)
Reporting to
• Leadhand and Production Supervisor

Position Purpose
This position is responsible for ensuring product produced meets high quality expectations.

Key Accountabilities
Ensuring food quality along with standard productivity.

• Arrive to work on time and with all tools to perform task
• Have garbage pail prior to start up
• Ensure product produced/packed is of quality expected
• Ensure waste or defective product goes into correct containers
• Work closely to Leadhand
• Keep work area clean and tidy throughout shift and after shift
• Adhere to all applicable job procedures as outlined in SOP manual
• Adhere to GMP’s and Health and safety rules as outlined in employee handbook
o Keep work area clean and clear of hazards
o Report any unsafe conditions, incidents or injuries to supervisor immediately
o Use all prescribed personal protective equipment
• Ensure GMP’s and safe food handling practices are being followed
o All tools to be cleaned and maintained in good repair. Report any broken, damaged, or missing tools to your supervisor. Do not discard any damaged or broken tools.
o Follow all GMPs including maintaining personal hygiene, handwashing/sanitizing hands, clean up spills (ie: ingredients, water, debris and wood)
o Report any foreign material findings to your supervisor
o As part of food security, report any unusual people or behaviours to your supervisor
• Perform all other duties assigned

Skills, Experience & Qualifications
• Must work with speed and accuracy to keep up with the production process
• Service oriented — high need to please
• Level headed — does not overreact under stress
• Must be dependable and punctual
• Must be focused and have attention to detail
• Team player
• GMP and Safety Awareness

Education, Technical Qualifications, Experience and Competencies Proficiency Level

• N/A

• High school diploma or quivalent

Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• The majority of work in the bakery requires employees to stand on their feet for the entire
8-12 hour shift
• Physical demands may also include reaching, bending, walking, lifting (up to a maxiumum
of 50lbs) and performing repetitive actions
• Please refer to the PDA for all physical requirements of this position

Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• ARYZTA Limited is a 24 hour/ 7 day manufacturing operation
• The temperature of the environment within the production area can range from 58 – 80
degrees farenheight depending on the department
• The production areas are often loud, exceeding 85 decibels, due to the machinery that is
running; earplugs are required to be worn while in the bakery at all times
• Depending on position, some employees may be exposed to dust; dust masks and
respirators are available if required

Requirements & Prerequisites

* Must have reliable transportation (not on bus route)
* Must have clean police check
* Must be able to work day shift and night shift (12 hour shifts)

How To Apply

Please send resume to or apply on our careers website (jobs will be under Ancaster)