Daiya Foods Inc. Production Associate Full Time in Vancouver, BC

Daiya Foods Inc.

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Production Associate
Vancouver, BC

Our Production Associates play a key role in achieving business objectives by safely carrying out packaging, line inspecting, and other production related…

We are hiring now for a new team member to join our amazing Production team. Please apply no later than September 30th, as we would love to fill the role now.
Please note this position is located in Vancouver, BC

  • You must be a Permanent Resident or Canadian Citizen to apply.
  • Please do not apply unless you have met all of the criteria and job requirements in this posting

Daiya Foods is expanding and looking for a Production Associates to work on the morning shift (6:30 am -3 pm). Daiya offers competitive wages and benefits, a secure work environment and the opportunity for personal growth. Starting wage is $14.00/hour. Must be able to lift 25 kg and work in a cold environment (2 degrees).

Job Summary: Our Production Associates play a key role in achieving business objectives by safely carrying out packaging, line inspecting, and other production related duties. Other responsibilities involve assisting with the set up and changeover of the packaging machines. This role works as part of a team with changing responsibilities and ensure products and packaging meet quality standards while minimizing waste.

Key Responsibilities – Packaging:

  • Assist with set up and changeover of packaging machines and inputting information into equipment
  • Follow a schedule and ensure products are packaged within allotted time * Retrieve raw materials from cooler and add product and packaging to machine
  • Assemble, pack, and label boxes and load onto a pallet; transfer full pallet to cooler using a pallet jack
  • Ensure quality of products and packaging meet Company standards by confirming weight, performing line checks, and communicating with other departments and informing them of deficiencies
  • Minimize waste and maintain a clean working environment * Work in other production areas as necessary

Requirements, Skills & Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Experience in packaging and/or a manufacturing environment is an asset * Valid First Aid Certification is an asset * Power Pallet Jack certification is an asset
  • Able to work well on a team and multitask in a fast pace environment while maintaining a dedication to quality and safety
  • Able to read, write, and speak English * Proficient in math

Working Conditions:

  • Hearing protection and steel toe shoes required * Cold environment
  • Frequently standing, walking, bending, stooping, crouching, and twisting while transferring product
  • Operating mobile equipment
  • Maneuvering heavy objects, including lifting (floor to waist, waist to shoulders, and overhead) and carrying up to 25 kg (approximately one to two hours a day)

Daiya is committed to a fair and respectful work environment .

Please apply with your resume as soon as possible and include your personal email on your resume as we are looking to hire immediately.

Thank you for your interest in Daiya – a proud Vancouver company!

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Vancouver, BC

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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