Welcome To Burnac Produce - Applying For The Lead Hand - Packaging/Regrade Position

The Future of Produce. 

With roots in the produce industry dating back over 80 years, Burnac Produce Ltd. provides fruits and vegetables to large corporations, mid-sized companies, and small independent business owners. We have grown to a multi-million-dollar organization, operating two state-of-the-art facilities.  Our experience, technology, and passionate workforce have allowed us to become one of the most progressive and successful companies in the industry in Canada. Rich in its history and diversity, Burnac Produce is true to its values.

Continental Days; Flexible hours for night and weekend shifts. 

Position Objective

Ensures the efficient operation of the regrading team by leading the shift lines, achieving productivity targets, maintaining product integrity and meeting operational objectives. 

What we offer:

At Burnac Produce, our employees are the essence of our business. We are committed to fostering those relationships with honesty, integrity and by providing: 

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Career growth with a focus on fostering internal talent
  • Financial support for continuing education relating to your position
  • Training and recertification as required to ensure employee success

What you will do in a typical day:

  • Lead the assigned shift in the regrading of produce to internal and external customer specifications.
  • Support management and supervisors in the allocation of work to ensure a smooth and efficient operation of packaging and regrading during scheduled shifts. 
  • Ensure all tasks and processes are scheduled and completed and on time. 
  • Ensure equipment and labour hours are utilized in accordance with Company policies while maintaining standards for service, quality, accuracy, efficiency, food safety and health and safety. 
  • Ensure accurate and timely organization of workflow for shipping and receiving functions for the Regrade department. 
  • Effective management of inventory levels for product, supplies and labour. 
  • Support the department management team in meeting transfer requirements. 
  • Verify and ensure product quantities align with invoices and transfers. 
  • Ensure completion of product labeling. 
  • Support the allocation and storage of product, factoring temperature, timing, location and specification 
  • Maintain product quality thorughout the packaging process and report any concerns to department management. 

What you will need to succeed at Burnac: 

At minimum, you will need: 

  • High school education 
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to multitask 
  • Basic math skills 
  • Basic written oral skills 

It would be great if you also have: 

  • Experience working in Food and Beverage or manufacturing industries. 

We're Ready When You Are. 

Burnac Produce is a dynamic, fast-paced organization of passionate people focussed on results and collaboration. Our people set us apart and we are committed to their wellbeing and development. Our core values dictate the way we function and are the keys to our success. We are a strong, hard-working team but don’t forget to have some fun along the way.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences, marital status, family status, disability, or other protected status. 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to resume@burnacproduce.com. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

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