Line Operator

Location: 144 Viceroy Road, Concord, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 10-17-2018
Canada Bread Company, Limited is a leading producer and distributor of packaged fresh bread and bakery products with brands such as Dempster’s®, Villaggio®, POM®, Bon Matin®, Ben’s®, Healthy Way® and McGavins®. Dempster’s is the national brand leader and a market leader in the health and well-being segment of bread products in Canada. The growth strategy is to focus on market leadership in all commercial bread categories. The company operates 19 bakeries and employs approximately 4,550 associates across Canada.  It seeks to create value by leading innovation in products and service delivery in the bakery industry, enhancing distribution services and processes, and continuing to grow premium white and whole grain breads, tortillas, bagels, rye, buns, and rolls.

As an independent business unit of Grupo Bimbo, Canada Bread seeks to grow value-added bakery segments by focusing on health and well-being and penetrating new bakery segments and channels of distribution. The business will continue to grow market leadership and margins by investing in the premium whole grain product category, and by delivering continued product innovation in other bakery and snack categories.

Canada Bread serves major grocery chains, retail outlets, and food service operations across Canada. The company distributes branded products in the discount, mainstream, and super-premium segments, and is the leading producer in most major bakery categories. It also produces private label products for grocery and food service outlet.

  • Operate lines, feed dough and load and push/pull racks and dough bins, load ingredients into mixer
  • 12-month seniority rate $20.50; New hires $19.05
  • Report to assigned supervisor/ Lead hand and be able to follow instructions
  • May be required to change shifts periodically as skills balance demand require
  • Three months’ probation period
 Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Operate (start/stop, prepare line from breaks/lunch, knowledge of basic controls) any of these lines as required (CIMs, Annet, Universal, Nordale feeding, Rijkaart Tray loader, Pie Shell). Operate new lines as required.
  • Feed dough to production lines
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures for each line.
  • Load/unload racks and push/pull racks to/from the freezer/cooler.
  • Help load ingredients into mixer and pushing dough bins.
  • Ensure quality of the products is within specifications.
  • Promote a safe work environment.
  • Ensure GMP’s and housekeeping is properly maintained within the work area.
  • Help leadhands with line setup.
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • Must meet the physical demands required for the job.
  • Ability to consistently demonstrate the skill and ability to efficiently operate operations lines.
  • Ability to work with others
  • Good understanding of dough types and varieties.
  • Must perform basic mathematical functions.
  • Must possess good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Must be prepared to work extra hours when required.        
  • Must have excellent work and attendance record.
 Physical Demands:
  • Ability to lift up to 11kg tray every 7-8 seconds. Lift ~3 trays (21-24 seconds interval above shoulder level) every 84 seconds.
  • Ability to perform an assisted lift up to (10) 25-40kg ingredient bags every 10-12 minutes.
  • Ability to push or pull up to 320kg rack for 25 feet every 3 minutes.
  • Ability to push a dough bin up to 600kg for 15 feet every 11 minutes.
  • Lifting up to 25 kg
  • May be required to work in a freezer environment
Please note all offers of employment at Canada Bread Company, Limited are conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-hire background check. This may include anything up to and including a criminal history check, reference checks and/or credit check.

Canada Bread Company, Limited is an equal opportunity employer that embraces diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. We welcome applications from all interested individuals; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job seekers with disabilities who require accommodation during the recruitment process or would like more details about accessibility should contact Canada Bread Accessibility at
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