General Laborer
in Lethbridge, AB

Lethbridge, AB
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 22004077

General Laborer
Assist in the unloading of raw material, supporting areas of processing as well as general cleaning and sanitation of the machines and plant.
Relationships and Contacts:
The General Laborer reports to the Shift Manager. This person will interact with all plant employees.
Major Responsibilities:
  • Ability to identify potential hazards
  • Open communication with peers/support groups (upstream/downstream, process engineers, mechanics, technicians, QA, etc)
  • Ensure the plant meets Irving Standards (interior/exterior premises plant sanitation)
  • Daily inspection and maintenance of equipment
  • Update daily management boards and documents
  • Take direction from Shift Managers and Packaging Supervisors
  • Guide trailers into bins
  • Ensure truck rotation is fast and efficient
  • Potato inventory
  • Relieve other General Labors for breaks, vacation, and sickness
  • Relieve or assist Utility Operator and Raw Graders
  • Other duties as assigned
    Health and Safety Responsibilities:
  • Ensure the safety of self and others including proper training
  • Proper use of required tools and equipment
  • Using or wearing the protective equipment designated by the accident prevention policy
  • Follow safe work procedures
  • Reporting immediately to their supervisor any unsafe conditions or acts
  • Reporting all accidents or injuries to your supervisor immediately
  • Report food safety and quality issues to personnel with authority to initiate actions.
    Food Safety Responsibilities:
  • Follow good manufacturing practices and HACCP rules.
  • Participate in food safety and quality programs of the facility within the specific role
  • Reporting of food safety, food security and quality concerns to the immediate supervisor and action within the role
  • Participate in sanitation activities
    Qualifications and Abilities:
  • Thorough understanding of customer expectations and requirements
  • Able to work shift work and weekends
  • Able to work well with others and alone
  • Be hard working and reliable
  • Work in a safe, efficient manner
  • Follow personal hygiene rules
  • JD Edwards Operating System
  • Process and Applicable Equipment 101
  • Problem solving and troubleshoot skills
  • Understanding of machine functionality and processes
    Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to stand/walk for 12 hours
  • Ability to squat, bend, kneel, reach, twist, use ladders, climb stairs
  • Occasional lifting up to 50lb/ 23kg
  • Occasional carrying up to 50lbs/23kg
  • Occasional push/pull up to 50lb/23kg
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Ability to work in cold environments
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    Cavendish Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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