Bimbo Canada 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, Bimbo Canada 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.
Bimbo Canada serves major grocery chains, retail outlets, and foodservice 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 foodservice outlet
Position Title: Shipper
Reports To: Department Supervisor/Manager on Duty
Location: Barrie DC
Position Summary: Individual is responsible to ship, receive and record the movements of incoming or outgoing materials. Associate works both as a member of crew and individually, under minimal supervision, to perform the functions of the job. The role requires following instructions and pre-established guidelines.
Operate a variety of shipping equipment (e.g. Push Truck) to load, unload, transport, and store materials into appropriate areas (e.g. Trailers)
Prepare tickets using the computer, Oracle software system
Maintain internal, manual or computerized record keeping system
Unpack, breakdown, code, and route goods to appropriate storage areas
Record shortages and reject damaged goods
Inspect and verify incoming or outgoing goods against invoices or other documents
Inspect shipping equipment, machines, and tools; report all malfunctions to supervisors
Collect empty trays and refill Tray Unstacker; ensure sufficient supply of trays
Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with Health & Safety legislation, Company Joint Health & Safety Programs, and Good Manufacturing Practices
Actively participate in, and report all Health & Safety/Quality issues to Shift Supervisor/QA
Other duties as required
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
Completion of high school
Experience is an asset
REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
Working knowledge of English both written and oral
Mathematical and Computer skills
Able to work flexible shift as required
Attention to detail, work in a safe manner
Able to work alone and as a team member
Must be 18 years of age or older
Be able to follow GMP & Food Safety regulations
AFT Shift - 1pm-9pm
Days Off : SAT/TUES
Warm and humid working environment
Fast-paced manufacturing environment, repetitive tasks, and stand for extended hours
Physically demanding, heavy lifting, must be able to handle weight up to 40 lbs.
Repetitive pushing, pulling, lifting at a height, twisting
Please note all offers of employment at Bimbo Canada 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. Bimbo Canada 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 CB_Accessibility@grupobimbo.com.