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Various Positions - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for workers to join our team at our Regina, SK Leonard Street location to staff evening and night shift positions.

Night Shift Warehouse Worker - 2 Positions

Key Responsibilities and Skills

  • Loading containers of bagged product for export
  • Operating automated bagging and processing equipment in shipping areas
  • Basic warehouse duties
  • Follow all policies as developed in the Food Safety Program
  • Certain individuals will be responsible for Housekeeping / Sanitation program on a weekly basis
  • Perform all basic housekeeping and re-processing functions throughout the facility as needed

 

Night Shift Cleaning Plant Operator - 2 Positions

Key Responsibilities and Skills 

  • Operate automated bagging and processing equipment
  • Follow all procedures as developed in the Food Safety Program, Housekeeping, Preventative Maintenance, Re-Work, and monitor all check points where quality can be compromised 
  • Perform all basic housekeeping and re-processing functions throughout the facility as needed
  • Agriculture background and general knowledge of equipment 

 

Night Shift Forklift Operator - 2 Positions

Key Responsibilities and Skills

  • Provide support to the supply chain through collecting, loading, shipping and receiving warehouse products
  • Operating technical equipment, forklift and pallet jack
  • Optimizing loading for efficient logistics and supporting other warehouse functions to ensure optimal operation of the business
  • Perform general maintenance and routine check on equipment in use

 

Evening Shift Plant Equipment Maintenance/Shunt Driver

Key Responsibilities and Skills

  • Inspecting, maintaining and repairing all equipment and facilities
  • Requires working knowledge of electrical and mechanical machines and equipment and welding experience
  • Perform Welding / Metal fabrication 
  • Organize and follow maintenance procedures
  • Agriculture background and general knowledge of equipment 
  • Shunt trailers and containers to optimize flow of product throughout shift

Please apply with a resume to cbrilz@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Current Postings

Various Positions - Regina, SK
Truck Driver - Regina, SK
Warehouse Worker and Cleaning Plant Operator - Aberdeen, SK
Facility Assistant - Aylesbury, SK
Food Safety Coordinator - Regina, SK
Food Safety Manager - Minot, ND
General Labourer - Minot, ND

Truck Driver - 2 Positions - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for two Full-time Truck Drivers to join our Regina team (1 Container, 1 Super B).

Main Functions:

  • Responsible for the operation of tractor trailer power unit(s) and handling various chassis/intermodal/equipment loaded or empty in tractor trailer trucking service.
  • Provide truck and chassis maintenance to the extent possible.

Description of Work Performed:

  • Truck driver will work closely with the various rail intermodal ramps and equipment providers.
  • Develops and implements good coordination and professional working relationships with both internal and external customers.
  • Operates the equipment to load and off load containers.
  • Provides container chassis maintenance.
  • Maintain daily work and log book records.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications

  • Grade 12 or equivalence or suitable work related experience
  • Must have class 1 license with air brake endorsement
  • Must provide current driver’s abstract
  • Must be able to pass drug testing
  • Must have the ability to work quickly, accurately, and independently

Competitive wages, benefits and overtime available.

Please e-mail jobs.ca@agtfoods.com and include your resume, abstract and salary expectations. 

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

Warehouse Worker and Cleaning Plant Operator - 2 Positions - Aberdeen, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for workers to join our team at our Aberdeen, SK location.

Warehouse Worker

Key Responsibilities and Skills:

  • Loading containers of bagged product for export
  • Operating automated bagging and processing equipment in shipping areas
  • Basic warehouse duties
  • Follow all policies as developed in the Food Safety Program
  • Certain individuals will be responsible for Housekeeping / Sanitation program on a weekly basis
  • Perform all basic housekeeping and re-processing functions throughout the facility as needed
  • Applicant should be punctual, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision

Cleaning Plant Operator

Key Responsibilities and Skills:

  • Operate automated bagging and processing equipment
  • Follow all procedures as developed in the Food Safety Program, Housekeeping, Preventative Maintenance, Re-Work, and monitor all check points where quality can be compromised
  • Perform all basic housekeeping and re-processing functions throughout the facility as needed
  • Agriculture background and general knowledge of equipment
  • Applicant should be punctual, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision

Please apply with a resume to mshields@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 



Facility Assistant - Aylesbury, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for a Facility Assistant to join our team at our Aylesbury, SK location.

As the Facility Assistant, you will be responsible for tasks associated with receiving, processing and shipping of grain and/or special crops, as well as general labour in and around the facility.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Take grain samples for quality analysis
  • Prepare, weigh and load railcars and trucks for shipment
  • Prepare shipping documentation and maintain grain samples
  • Receive and record product including quality, damages or shortages
  • Perform Housekeeping and warehouse duties
  • Travel as needed to other AGT Foods locations

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Previous grain and/or special crops experience is considered an asset
  • Must possess a valid class 5 drivers license
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to multitask
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to work and travel to LMR locations
  • Ability to work outside in adverse conditions
  • Must be able to work independently and/or as part of a team
  • Must be able to work any day and/or shift including weekends and holidays
  • Must be familiar with MS Office including Word and Excel
  • Applicant should be punctual, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 



Food Safety Coordinator - Regina, SK

AGT Foods is looking for a Full Time Food Safety Coordinator to join our Regina Head Office team. Reporting to the Manager of Corporate Food Safety, the Food Safety Coordinator will support the North American facilities with respect to food safety and quality objectives.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures implementation of quality and food safety management system programs
  • Reviews and verifies quality and food safety records
  • Maintains document lifecycle in the facility
  • Participates in the review of hazard analysis and critical control point following HACCP principles
  • Initiates investigation activities triggered by internal non-conformances, customer complaints, and audits
  • Able to manage food safety system documentation
  • Coordinates with key personnel to identify actions to be taken to address food safety issues
  • Conducts facility audits and inspections as per defined frequency and as needed
  • Acts as audit guide during third party audits
  • Ensures the facility’s inspection readiness
  • Coordinates QFSMS issues during food safety meetings and toolbox meetings
  • Prepares quality and food safety data for trend analysis and monitoring
  • Participates in other validation and verification activities, as needed
  • Performs any other tasks assigned by the Corporate Food Safety Manager
  • Uphold a quality-conscious and food-safe culture

Competency Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelor of Science Degree in Biological Science, Food Science, Agriculture, or any equivalent related science program
  • Above average knowledge and understanding of applicable quality and food safety management systems standards (GFSI, FSSC 22000, ISO 9001, Gluten-Free); product-specific standards (Kosher, HALAL, Organic, NonGMO)
  • Understanding of applicable regulatory requirements
  • Strong analytical and logical reasoning
  • Possesses a proactive mind set and able to anticipate business risks
  • Has a strong understanding of food safety risk assessments
  • Possesses a strong communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of wet and dry milling
  • Auditing experience will be an asset
  • Willing to travel up to 50% of the time
  • Capable of conducting Investigations for quality and food safety related issues
  • Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation, and organizational skills
  • Capable of presenting a professional image of AGT Foods to Customers, Auditors and Visitors

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 



Food Safety Manager - Minot, ND

AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. is looking for a Food Safety Manager to join our team in Minot, North Dakota.

Main Functions

  • Manages, verifies, and ensures effective implementation of quality and food safety management systems (QFSMS) in the facility
  • Determines and implements initiatives for compliance and improvement of quality and food safety programs in the facility
  • Provides direction and ensures implementation of quality and food safety management systems across AGT facilities
  • Drives initiatives for compliance and Continuous Process Improvement of quality and food safety programs 
  • Keeps up on changes of applicable industry issues and regional/global food safety regulations & trends

Competency Requirements

  • Minimum Bachelor of Science Degree in Biological Science, Food Science, Agriculture, or any related science program
  • Minimum 3-year experience in supervisory or managerial role in food industry  
  • High level of knowledge and understanding on quality and food safety management systems standards (FSSC 22000, ISO 9001, Gluten-Free, FSMA) and product-identity standards (Kosher, HALAL, Organic, NonGMO)
  • High level of understanding of applicable regulatory requirements (i.e. FDA, CFIA) 
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation, and organizational skills
  • Capable of conducting facility Hazard Risk Analysis and SWOT Analysis 
  • Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Capable of writing and implementing Facility Policies
  • Capable of developing Risk Analysis and mitigation strategies
  • Capable of Developing and executing plans including holding others accountable.
  • In-depth understanding of applicable regulatory requirements (i.e. FDA, CFIA) 
  • Understands and can teach principles of Continual Process Improvement
  • Capable of presenting a professional image of AGT Foods to Customers, Auditors and Visitors.
  • Understands and can teach principles of Continual Process Improvement 

Responsibilities

  • Ensures effective implementation of quality and food safety management system (QFSMS) programs in the facility 
  • Leads team in facilitating investigations, corrective actions, and internal auditing
  • Manages document lifecycle in the facility 
  • Identifies strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of QFSMS in the facility 
  • Ensures (Group/Facility) Management Reviews are conducted as per defined frequency, prepares agenda, presentation and minutes of Management Review.  
  • Gathers KPI reports, monitors and tracks QFS performance (KPI’s) of facility to report to Top Management  
  • Acts as key contact for QA/FS in the facility to liaise with customers and partners regarding quality and food safety concerns; ensures timely completion of customer questionnaires, document requests, inquiries, and complaints 
  • In collaboration with Purchasing and Customer Relations, manages Supplier Quality Management program 
  • Tracks and monitors completion of action items arising from internal deviations (CARs), customer complaints (CSCARs), internal and external audits (CAPA), and other action items; and verifies effectiveness of implementation   
  • Chairs Facility Food Safety Team and ensures continuous training is provided to Facility Food Safety Team members 
  • Regularly communicates with Facility Manager, Operations Manager, Research and Development Director, and Director of Operations to gather inputs on issues affecting quality and food safety, and identify action items applicable to the facility to comply with QFS requirements
  • Ensures HACCP Plan is validated and verified in applicable AGT facilities 
  • Leads Plant FS audit team to conduct facility audits and inspections as per defined frequency and as needed
  • Reviews and approves QFSMS documents that are created from Corporate Food Safety and/or local Food Safety
  • Acts as audit guide during third party audits 
  • Trains and motivates Food Safety Coordinators and Food Safety Team to effectively execute tasks assigned to Food Safety 
  • Ensures resources are determined and reported to Operations Manager for implementation of QFSMS in the facility 
  • Leads the process of Continual Process improvement at the plant level
  • Uphold a quality-conscious and food-safe culture

Key Initial Deliverables

  • Within first 3 months:  Identifies strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of QFSMS
  • Within first 6 months:  Standardizes food safety reporting, bench marking, and documentation for facility
  • Within first 12 months: Develop a plan and budget for Food Safety department for the following calendar year

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


   

General Labourer / Warehouse Worker - Minot, ND

AGT Foods USA, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for full-time General Labourers / Warehouse Workers to join its team at its location in Minot, ND.

Duties:

  • loading containers of bagged product for export
  • operating automated bagging and processing equipment in shipping areas
  • basic warehouse duties
  • must follow all policies as developed in the Food Safety Program
  • certain individuals will be responsible for Housekeeping / Sanitation program on a weekly basis
  • must perform all basic housekeeping and re-processing functions throughout the facility as needed

Applicant should be punctual, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work flexible hours.

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for to jobs.minot@agtfoods.com or apply in person at our Minot facility.


   

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.

For more information about careers with AGT Foods, contact us at jobs@agtfoods.com.