GFS (Gordon Food Service Canada Ltd.)

Terms:

Job Location:
– 2999 James Snow Parkway, Milton, ON L9T 5G4 or
– 200 Salem Road North, Ajax, ON, L1Z 0T9

Salary:

·         $21.00 to $24.30 / Hour

·         Afternoon and Evening Shifts Premiums ($0.75/hour for afternoon shifts, $1.00/hour for night shifts)

·         Productivity-based Incentives

Benefits: Disability benefits, Extended medical benefits, Dental benefits, RRSP contribution matching, Profit Sharing

Hours:  40 Hours / Week (Shifts of 8 hours/5 days a week or 10 hours/4 days a week)

Employment terms and conditions: Permanent, Full-time, Shift, Evening, Night, Weekend, Overtime and Statutory Holidays

Vacancies: 15

Anticipated Start Date:
– Milton: As soon as possible
– Ajax: Estimated opening of new facility in Ajax is February 2020

Youth, Veterans of the Canadians Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, Newcomers to Canada are welcome to apply.

Requirements:

Languages: English

Education: Not required

Experience: Previous experience in a labour-related role considered an asset but not required

Security and Safety: Criminal background check

Own Tools/Equipment: steel-toed safety boots

Physical Capabilities:

·         Repetitive tasks

·         Physically demanding

·         Handling heavy loads

·         Bending, crouching, kneeling

·         Standing for extended periods

·         Required to use hands and arms to reach and grasp products

·         Lift above and below shoulder levels

·         Select between 1,000 to 1,500 cases per shift; the average weight of cases is between 25 to 30 lbs; however, some cases are an excess of 90 lbs

·         Must be able and willing to pass a Physical Lifting Ability Assessment

Cognitive Capabilities:

·         Attention to detail

·         Manual dexterity

·         Hand-eye co-ordination

·         Accuracy

·         Understand batch order splits

·         Strategically build pallets

·         Must be able and willing to pass an Analytical Test

Work Site Environment:

·         Fast-paced environment

·         Grocery area is warm

·         Cooler is approximately 1 or 2 degrees Celsius

·         Freezer is approximately -15 degrees Celsius

·         Personal Protective Equipment required and provided by company (thermal freezer suite, gloves and boots)

·         Moderate level of noise

Personal Suitability:

·         Goal-oriented

·         Hardworking

·         Efficiency

·         Quick learner

·         Positive attitude

·         Analytical

·         Team player

·         Reliability

·         Excellent oral communication

·         Adaptable

·         Motivated

 

Specific Skills:

·         Select products from inventory according to a predetermined sequence based on a customer order

·         Retrieve product from pick location by manually lifting products

·         Affix product label appropriately on product then place product on pallet(s) in an organized fashion

·         Shrink wrap completed orders securely then transporting to the loading area

·         Remove empty pallet(s) from pick locations and place in designated areas

·         Use automated material handling equipment to move products on pallets throughout the warehouse

Work Setting: Warehouse

Additional Information: Must complete and pass 20-week paid training.

How to apply

By Email:
– Milton: careers.ontario@gfs.com
– Ajax: careers.ajax@gfs.com

By Fax: 905-864-3842

By Mail: 2999 James Snow Parkway, Milton, ON L9T 5G4

 

To apply for this job email your details to Miltoncareers.ontario@gfs.comAjaxcareers.ajaxgfs.com.