packaging machine operator – food processing

Website Iron Berry Inc.

Full Job Description

    • Work Term: Permanent
    • Work Language: English
    • Hours: 35 to 40 hours per week
    • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
    • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

Work Site Environment

    • Cold/refrigerated

Work Setting

    • Relocation costs not covered by employer
    • Food processing plant


    • Operate machinery to process and bag, box or otherwise package food products
    • Perform corrective machine adjustments
    • Operate machinery to process and bottle, can or otherwise package alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages
    • Record production information
    • Observe gauges, computer printouts and video monitors to verify specified processing conditions
    • Clean machines and immediate work areas
    • Inform supervisor of mechanical malfunctions or product irregularities
    • Make adjustments to process variables
    • Maintain shift log of production and other data
    • Set up and adjust processing and packaging machines
    • Check products for defects and to ensure conformance to company standards
    • Operate machines that blend, flavour, condition, dry, flatten, strip or cut raw tobacco leaves

Type Of Operation

    • Grinding
    • Mixing
    • Packaging

Security And Safety

    • Criminal record check

Work Conditions And Physical Capabilities

    • Repetitive tasks
    • Handling heavy loads
    • Physically demanding
    • Manual dexterity
    • Attention to detail
    • Hand-eye co-ordination
    • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
    • Standing for extended periods
    • Bending, crouching, kneeling
    • Fast-paced environment

Own Tools/Equipment

    • Safety glasses/goggles
    • Mask
    • Ear plugs

Personal Suitability

    • Flexibility
    • Team player

Screening Questions

    • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
    • Are you willing to relocate for this position?

Other Benefits

  • Free parking available