Now is a very exciting time to join the Maple Leaf family. Maple Leaf Foods is located in Hanover, ON and presently employees approximately 140 employees between our farms and hatchery. Currently, the Hanover Hatchery has the ability to hatch approximately 900,000 chicks per week. Our work includes everything from receiving the eggs from our farms to distributing chicks to many growers across the province. As an egg gatherer, you would be responsible for the collection of eggs at the barn. You may be handling up to 16,000 eggs per day. The eggs gathered will be transported to our hatchery where they will be incubated and then hatched into chicks. The chicks are then distributed to growers across the province. It is important that you understand that we are an agricultural facility and therefore you will be handling live animals.
POSITION SUMMARY: The successful candidate will gather eggs using automated equipment at the Hanover Breeder Farms. Will move between farms as required. The starting wage is $17.15 which increases to $19.06 after six months of employment.
• Gathering Eggs
• Cleaning/sorting eggs
• General cleaning/sanitation
• Completion of required paperwork
• Other duties as assigned
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS: • Be reliable and dependable, able to be at work every day, on time
• Able to work in a fast paced and repetitive task environment
• Have the desire to learn
• Have commitment to safe work practices
• Adhere to HACCP, Biosecurity & Animal Welfare requirements (Training will be provided)
• Willing and able to work weekends and Statutory holidays
• Able to work independently
• Must have reliable transportation to the farm
If interested, please send resume by fax: 519-364-4692 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.
Maple Leaf Foods has an accommodation process for employees with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability need during your employment, please contact the local HR representative. Our accommodation policy can be provided upon request and in accessible format.