Hiring Handler, materials | $17.47 hourly

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AgraWest Foods Ltd based in Souris, PE is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Handler, materials. AgraWest Foods Ltd is a leading agricultural processing company specializing in the production of premium quality food ingredients. With a focus on innovation and sustainability, the company is dedicated to transforming raw agricultural materials into high-value, nutritionally rich products. AgraWest Foods likely offers a diverse range of food ingredients, such as specialty flours, proteins, or functional ingredients, catering to the food and beverage industry. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: AgraWest Foods Ltd
Position: Handler, materials
No of Vacancies: 10
Salary: $17.47 hourly for 36 to 48 hours per week
Employment Type: Permanent employment Full time
Location: Souris, PE
Shifts: Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning
Work setting: Relocation costs not covered by employer and Fruit and vegetable processing plant


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates don’t need standard educational qualifications
Experience: Candidates don’t need experience, training will be provided
Own tools/equipment: Own transportation

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should be adaptable to dusty working conditions, demonstrating resilience in environments with airborne particles
  • The candidates should be comfortable working in hot conditions, showcasing the ability to manage and endure elevated temperatures
  • The candidates should be adaptable to wet or damp conditions, demonstrating flexibility in different working environments
  • The candidates should be adept at working in a fast-paced environment, showcasing the ability to thrive and maintain efficiency in dynamic work settings
  • The candidates should have experience in handling repetitive tasks, emphasizing precision and attention to detail in task execution
  • The candidates should be capable of handling heavy loads, demonstrating physical strength and the ability to lift and carry objects of up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • The candidates should be physically capable of meeting the demands of a physically demanding job, demonstrating stamina and endurance
  • The candidates should possess manual dexterity, showcasing precise and coordinated hand movements in performing tasks
  • The candidates should possess a keen attention to detail, ensuring accuracy in task execution and deliverables
  • The candidates should be comfortable standing for extended periods, showcasing physical endurance and resilience

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should exhibit reliability, consistently meeting job expectations and deadlines.
  • The candidates should be team players, collaborating effectively with colleagues to achieve shared goals

Candidate Status:

  • Candidate must be a Canadian Citizen or temporary or permanent resident of Canada
  • Candidate must have legal authorization (Work Permit) to work in Canada
  • If Candidates are unable to fulfill above mentioned requirements, don’t apply for the position


  • The candidates should be able to remove filled containers from conveyors and manually pack goods into bags and boxes or other containers
  • The candidates should be able to feed and unload processing machines and clean machines and immediate work areas
  • The candidates should be able to check products and packaging for basic quality defects and demonstrate food safety/handling skills
  • The candidates should be able to transport raw materials, finished products, and packaging materials and measure and dump ingredients into hoppers of mixing and grinding machines


  • The candidates will get dental plan, health care plan, vision care benefits
  • The candidates will get group insurance benefits, life insurance, other benefits, pension plan

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your Resume) through the below-mentioned details

By email




We thank all the applicants for showing their interest and trust in us, however, only the most eligible candidates will be selected and conducted for further procedure directly from employers, in between no charges/fees or original documents will be asked from any applicant. All the best!

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