Pack Team Member - Overnight - 12am - 8am

Toronto, ON Canada

Organization: Real Food for Real Kids 

Website: www.rfrk.com 

Location: East End of Toronto, ON

Job Title: Pack Team Member

Shift: Monday-Friday, 12am - 8am

Compensation: $19 per hour + $2 premium between12am - 6am

Perks: 2 weeks vacation + 8 Personal Days per year, Health Spending Account, RRSP Matching

Real Food for Real Kids (RFRK) is a growing company on a mission to make real food the standard rather than the exception.

A multiple award-winning company recognized for excellence and innovation, we’re a leading healthy catering company for child care centres, schools and camps. RFRK proudly serves nutritious meals and snacks to over 20,000 children throughout the Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area every day.

Our Pack team is looking for a fantastic person who loves to organize and arrange food to join us as a Pack Team Member. If you like the sound of us so far, keep reading to see if you have the experience and skills needed for this rewarding role!

About the Role:

At the Real Food Kitchen, a team of cooks, bakers, kitchen helpers, packers, porters, and Super Drivers help to prepare, pack, and deliver nutritious and delicious meals to feed thousands of kids in the GTA. As a member of the production team, you’ll help support the production staff, and ensure that their tasks are performed effectively and to the highest possible health and safety standards. The Pack Team Member jumps in where they are needed to make sure our food gets to the kids every day.

Main responsibilities include ensuring appropriate items and quantities are packed according to the pack sheet. 

Some of the things you’ll get paid to do:

Packing

  • Pack food according to pack sheets
  • Stage and pre-kit items for pack
  • Ensure that FIFO guidelines are followed when staging, pre-kitting or packing products
  • Organize, pack and palletize frozen recipe items 
  • Conduct weekly inventory of all frozen items
  • Ensure that items being packed meet our quality standards, and bring issues to the attention of the kitchen manager 

 Assist Production Staff

  • Support all production related tasks associated with next day production
  • Assist with set-up: organizing items, weighing, and counting food items
  • Ensure that items being packed meet our quality standards, and bring issues to the attention of the production manager
  • Keep fridges and freezers organized

Clean Work Environment

  • Maintaining a clean work environment 
  • Carefully follow health and safety rules
  • Clean-up at the end of shift 

Waste Disposal

  • Disposal of waste in a proper and organized way
  • Help with waste removal
  • Help with dishwashing duties  

Other

  • Carefully follow health and safety rules
  • Carefully adhere to all Covid-19 safety and social distancing policies
  • Other duties as required

About You

  • Positive attitude, with a passion to get things done right!
  • Respect for food safety practices
  • Hard-working
  • Punctual
  • Works well in a team environment 
  • Ability to work on your feet for an 8-hour shift
  • Ability to repetitively lift a minimum of 25 kg
  • Ability to work in cold environments (-10 to 4 degrees Celsius)
  • Attention to cleanliness
  • Ability to read, write and speak English
  • Basic math skills, including: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division 

Working at RFRK comes with other perks too:

  • Competitive salary
  • Employee Savings Program (RRSP/TFSA Matching)
  • Health Spending Account (after 6 months of employment)

To apply, please upload your résumé and cover letter, including salary expectations, explaining why you’d be a great fit for this role!

Real Food for Real Kids is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from diverse backgrounds and communities. 

Real Food for Real Kids welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

No phone calls or emails, please. We’ll contact applicants that fit the bill, and invite them in for an interview. 

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