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March 10, 2017

Packaging Line Operator


Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Packaging Line Operator will be responsible for operating various equipment and packaging quality chocolate and candy in an efficient, safe and cost effective manner.


Job Duties and Requirements:

  • Adhere to Standard Operating Procedures to ensure the highest quality product possible
  • Accurate recording of data in logs
  • Manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, repetitive tasks
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs with assistance
  • Standing for long periods of time
  • Ensures the efficient and effective use of equipment and material resources
  • Ensures quality and sanitation standards are met by adhering to Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Ensures that safe conditions exist at all times within the work environment; will take appropriate action to protect the health and safety of employees
  • Other duties as assigned by the Production Supervisor
  • Flexibility to work overtime when required (seasonal)


Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in food manufacturing or packaging an asset
  • Mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting abilities
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment quickly and easily
  • Ability to function independently and as part of a team
  • Must be self-motivated, results-oriented and work well under pressure
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential
  • Excellent attention to detail and organization skills


To apply for this position, send your resume to letsmakecandy@rheothompson.com

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