Maintenance Technician (Rural South Central, MB area)

Posted on:  August 16, 2017

MLAF

Maple Leaf Foods Inc. is Canada’s leading consumer-packaged protein company, headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. We make high-quality, great tasting, nutritious and innovative food products under leading brands including Maple Leaf®, Maple Leaf Prime®, Maple Leaf Natural Selections®, Schneiders®, Schneiders Country Naturals® and Mina™. Our Company employs approximately 11,500 people in its operations across Canada and exports to more than 20 global markets including the U.S. and Asia.

Our people are passionate about the work they do and the products we make. As we move forward, we are determined to leverage their integrity and passion to continue to build a high-performing, values-based company enabled by high-performing, motivated and talented people.

We are recruiting individuals to join our agribusiness team of Maple Leaf Foods Inc. We are one of Canada’s industry-leading agribusinesses (hog production) providing long-term value, quality, research-based products, services and information in an environmentally responsible manner. As a member of Maple Leaf Foods Inc., we offer excellent opportunities for career-minded individuals.

MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN
Sunnydale/Rainbow Pyramid (Rural South Central, MB –Area) – Full Time Position

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Maintenance Technician will be responsible for providing general maintenance support for the Sunnydale and Rainbow pyramids. This position will be based at Ashwood Sow, in the Sperling, MB area.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • General carpentry
  • Drywall repairs, painting
  • Basic plumbing
  • Moving furniture and equipment
  • Cleaning and organizing
  • Basic welding of stalls and crates
  • Installation of equipment such as feed and water lines and animal stalls
  • Other related duties as assigned

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS:

  • One to three years related experience in general maintenance
  • Self-directed/motivated team player
  • Excellent computer knowledge
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a farm atmosphere
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety regulations
  • The ability to work at various heights and in confined spaces
  • An ability to live and teach our Maple Leaf Leadership Values
  • A valid driver’s licence and the ability to travel to various locations within the business operation is required

Please submit resume to:
Fax: 204-355-4404 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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 is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce. We ensure that our recruitment practices are supportive of this commitment.