Printed on: September 28, 2020

Packaging Operator

Employer Labatt Brewery
Salary $17.26 /hr
Terms Temporary P/T
Start Date
High school diploma or equivalent required.

Experience in a production/manufacturing environment, preferably in a brewery, or in the wine/spirits, food and beverage, or CPG industry.
Valid Forklift License considered an asset.
Mechanical aptitude required.
Ability to work autonomously and with a strong sense of ownership a must.
Advanced organizational skills in planning, prioritizing and time management.
Strong computer and systems-literate skills.
Strong critical thinking, analytical and effective decision making skills.
Valid Level 1 First Aid Certificate preferred.
Open to learning and improving own skills with a can-do attitude.
Ability to tolerate summer/winter temperature conditions in Production Environment.
Willing to work Overtime as required for production completion.
Rotating shift work is required, Monday to Friday: 7AM-3PM, 3PM-11PM, 11PM-7AM

Duties 1 – Operating Packaging Machines

Performing product change overs, CIP’s on the filler(s), packaging sanitation and equipment sanitation.
Controlling computerized panels with packaging indicators showing progress along the production line.
Participate in and assist with equipment troubleshooting activities
Tracking packaging materials for usage/loss rates and maintaining packaging machine logs and participating in process improvement initiatives

2 – Packaging Quality Control

Performing quality control checks and ensuring that product passes by machines in the proper condition.
Ensuring packaging machines are in running condition, which involves basic cleaning and maintenance, minor repairs, and troubleshooting, such as oiling and greasing equipment as required.
Reporting large or complex problems to supervisor, management, or the maintenance team

3 – Compliance

Ensuring all legislated and company issued policies/SOPs are followed. Governing bodies include and are not limited to Work Safe, GMP, and WHIMS etc.
Operate according to Standard procedures (SOP) for equipment and quality. Participate in creation or improvement of SOPs
Actively participating in relevant environment Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) programs/initiatives, complying with environmental health and safety standards and procedures, and acts in a manner consistent with TPBC’s health and safety policy, which includes wearing required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at all times while in production facility.

4 - Other:

Communicating with coworkers, supervisors, and management, either face-to-face, via Brewery phones, and radio. Must carry radio as required.
Willing and able to train on multiple pieces of equipment
Provide on-the-job training to other employees where required.
Other duties as assigned when not operating equipment.

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Contact Name
Location Creston
Date Posted 2020-09-11
Date Ending 2020-09-25