Baker's Helper, Part-Time/On-Call, Winnipeg Bakery

Location: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Date Posted: 01-12-2018
Job Title: Baker’s Helper
Location: Winnipeg Bakery, 1525 Erin Street, Winnipeg, MB
Job Type: Part-Time
Shift: Third Shift
Bimbo Canada (formerly 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, 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.

We are accepting applications for the role of Baker’s Helper at our Winnipeg Bakery, located at 1525 Erin Street, Winnipeg MB. This is a seasonal role, which presents a great opportunity to work in a dynamic, fast paced facility in the food industry.

Position Responsibilities: 
  • Be able to set up and adjust processing and packaging machines. - operate machinery to process and bag, box or otherwise package food products. 
  • Observe gauges, computer printouts and video monitors to verify specified processing conditions.
  • Make adjustments to process variables
  • Maintain shift log of production and other data
  • Check products for defects and to ensure conformance to Company standards. 
Working Conditions:
  • This opportunity is for our 3rd shift, however we require candidates to be flexible to work any assigned shift.
Volume of work: 
  • Required to work in a fast-paced environment and be able to do repetitive tasks.
  • Attention to detail is a key requirement for this position
Physical Requirement:
  • This role is physically demanding, must be able to handle weight up to 30 lbs repetitively
  • Must have manual dexterity and be able to stand for extended periods of time
  • Hand-eye co-ordination is a key requirement for this job
Experience with working within a food production plant and operating multi-functional process control machinery, an asset. 

Interested candidates are required to submit their applications in response to this job posting, in order to be considered.

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 Bimbo Canada Accessibility at
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