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JBS USA Production worker-Brooks, Alberta in Brooks, Alberta

Production worker-Brooks, Alberta

Department: Fabrication Operations

Location: Brooks, AB

Production Worker-Brooks, Alberta

With approximately 3,300 employees, JBS Food Canada ULC (-JBS Canada-) is one of Canada's largest beef processors. Consisting of four locations-the main processing facility located in Brooks, Alberta, where approximately 4,200 head of cattle are harvested and processed daily; the Head Office and a case ready plant, both based in Calgary, Alberta; and JBS Ontario, a case ready plant located in Belleville, Ontario. The JBS Canada facility in Brooks has the capacity to produce products ranging from boxed beef primals, ground beef, beef trimmings, beef by-products and hides which are shipped across Canada and worldwide. At the multi-protein Mountain Creek Farms case-ready facility in Calgary, JBS Canada produces value-added products including marinated, portion sized, multi-pack options, kebabs and much more. JBS Ontario in Belleville produces fresh meat and seafood products for leading retailers in Canada.

During the pandemic, we have implemented hundreds of safety measures including offering unlimited PPE, constructing permanent physical barriers, establishing physical distancing protocols, and installing hospital-grade ventilation systems in all of our facilities.

At JBS Canada, our people are our greatest asset. We are very proud to have a team of high achieving, engaged employees. We are currently seeking the Production Worker to join our team at our main processing facility in Brooks, AB.

As a member of the team you will be responsible for a variety of duties including:


  • Wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE, i.e. hard hat, safety glasses, steel toe boots, mesh safety equipment, etc) as provided by the Employer

  • Working in a variety of environments including wet, humid, cold, hot, inside or outside

  • Working with animal blood and various parts/contents of a butchered animal

  • Transport raw materials, finished products and packaging materials throughout plant and warehouse manually, or with powered equipment

  • Remove filled containers from conveyors and manually pack goods into bags, boxes or other containers

  • Measure and dump ingredients into hoppers of mixing and grinding machines or mobile tank trucks

  • The sanitation of work areas and equipment

An ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • High school Diploma

  • Have a total of 1-6 months of full-time work experience in a physically demanding job, similar to the food and beverage processing industry.

  • Basic English skills

Work conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physical demanding, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Standing for extended periods, Bending, Crouching, kneeling.

Work Site Environment: Noisy, Odours, Hot, Cold/refrigerated.

Please note that Applicants may be subject to drug and alcohol testing. If an Applicant is requested to take a drug and alcohol test, any offer of employment to the Applicant will be conditional upon passing the drug and alcohol test .

Earn Competitive Starting Wages of $21.85 - $28.20, 40.00 Hours per week as per collective agreement

Permanent Full Time Position, Shift

Exceptional Benefits including:

Competitive Wage | Relocation Assistance | Extended Health/Medical Benefit | Group Life & Accidental Death Insurance |Short/Long Term Disability | Vision/Dental Care | Employee Beef Purchasing Program | Voluntary Employee RRSP Contributions | Employer RRSP Contributions | Subsidized Bus Transport | Medical Clinic on-site | Career Growth and Continued Training

JBS Food Canada ULC

Mailing Address: PO Box 1868 Brooks AB T1R 1C6

Physical Location: 193002A Range Road 150, Brooks, Alberta, T1R1C6

Telephone: 403-501-2223 Fax: 403-501-2239

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