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Cheese Maker Posted on Jan 15, 2018 by Rock Ridge Dairy Ltd

  • Location Ponoka, AB
  • Earnings $19.00 to $23.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 55 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 05, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Rock Ridge Dairy Ltd

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Single function machine
  • Multi-functional process control machinery

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Perform corrective machine adjustments
  • Inform supervisor of mechanical malfunctions or product irregularities
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Record production information

Work Setting

  • Dairy
  • Cheese makers
  • Food processing plant
  • Non-alcoholic beverage processing plant

Type of Operation

  • Packaging
  • Mixing
  • Extraction
  • Blending
  • Bottling

Specific Skills

  • Set up and adjust processing and packaging machines
  • Operate machinery to process and bag, box or otherwise package food products
  • Operate machinery to process and bottle, can or otherwise package alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages
  • Observe gauges, computer printouts and video monitors to verify specified processing conditions
  • Make adjustments to process variables
  • Maintain shift log of production and other data
  • Check products for defects and to ensure conformance to company standards

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 05, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Cheese Maker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Machine Operators, Food and Beverage Processing
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating processing and packaging machines and equipment

METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to make sure products conform to company standards; and in recording production data such as quantities, weights, sizes, dates and types of packaged products

innovative

Interest in setting up and adjusting processing and packaging machines

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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