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Current Postings

 

 Facility Manager - Laporte, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a Facility Manager to join our Laporte, SK team.

Key objectives include a safe and healthy environment, clean, efficient and well-maintained facilities and excellent customer service.

Responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to:

  • Manage all functions of operations, training and safety to ensure employees are engaged and adhere to safe work practices
  • Manage grain inventory
  • Ensure facilities are clean, efficient and well-maintained
  • Receive grain by truck, including weighing and documentation 
  • Sample grain and assisting in assessing grain quality 
  • Bin and transfer grain 
  • Ship grain, including handling rail cars and loading trucks
  • Provide friendly/quality customer service to all producers and commercial truckers
  • Promote effective communications and collaborative working relationships between management, staff and other AGT Foods departments 
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Proficient  computer skills, including email, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and other technical software packages
  • Excellent communication (verbal/written) skills with ability to effectively communicate internally and externally
  • Demonstrated experience in the areas of safety, productivity and teamwork
  • Uphold and enhance AGT’s image and reputation in the community in which we operate
  • Proven ability to prioritize, multi-task and maintain flexibility in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Build and maintain producer relations
  • Provide outstanding customer service
  • Knowledge of grain grading is an asset 
  • Familiarity with grain-handling equipment and processes is an asset
  • Highly motivated, independent self-starter
  • Superior organizational, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Direct grain and/or export documentation is preferred
  • Strong background in document tracking or logistics is an asset

Physical Requirements:

  • Walking / Walking on catwalks at a variety of heights
  • Climbing stairs and ladders
  • Lifting up to 75 lbs
  • Bending
  • Shoveling product
  • Working at heights up to 80ft with appropriate safety equipment
  • Working outdoors in a broad range of climate conditions

Please forward resume, cover letter and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com by January 31st, 2020.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Current Postings

Facility Manager - Laporte, SK
Central Scheduling Manager - Regina, SK
Workers - Gibbons, AB
Cleanerman - Regina, SK
General Labourer - Minot, ND

Central Scheduling Manager - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a Central Scheduling Manager to join our Regina Head Office team. 

Duties: 

  • Host weekly meetings with the Advising Group or their designates.  Record notables and email out to the group and the COO
  • Optimize daily / weekly shipping capacity at all processing factories (LMR/BGS locations excluded) 
  • Help ensure accuracy of schedules
  • Liaison between Plants, Trade & Logistics to optimize shipping
  • Coordinate with Trade Team every morning and as required to identify nearby fill requirements and feedback on previous days workback allocations
  • Communicate opportunities and fall-downs to the Trade Team
  • Prepare reports and KPI reporting as defined by the Advising Group
  • Identify & communicate incoming product requirements to Procurement 
  • Review Facility snapshot for incoming MI’s to Logistics (red = short, yellow to get MI’s under the required 14 day window)
  • Review future months bag supply by location vs reservations / MI’s to ensure adequate supply
  • Coordinate procurement of bags and other packing material needs (bulkheads, pallets, pallet liners, stretch wrap, tag printing materials) with the responsible group
  • Help identify issues on outgoing equipment 

Employment Requirements:

  • Highly motivated, independent self-starter
  • Superior organizational, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong computer proficiency in Microsoft office products
  • Direct grain and/or export documentation is preferred
  • Strong background in document tracking or logistics is an asset

Please forward resume, cover letter and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com (by January 8th).

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 



Workers - Gibbons, AB

AGT Foods a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc. is looking for Full Time workers to join our team at our Gibbons, AB location.

Duties :

  • Unloading Trucks
  • Prepping containers/trailers for export
  • Grading of incoming and outgoing product
  • Basic warehouse duties
  • Data entry
  • General housekeeping duties

Applicant should be punctual, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision.

Basic computer skills would be an asset.

To apply, please email wmercier@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

Cleanerman - Regina, SK

AGT Foods is seeking a Cleanerman to join our Regina Main production facility.

Duties include:

  • Conducts seed and special crops processing procedures, ensuring standards are met without undue loss of product.
  • Manages the production and process flow of product through cleaning, splitting, colour sorting and calibration.
  • Establishes and maintains procedures for the efficient and safe handling of all processing inventory, ensuring that all the proper weights are recorded.
  • Grades products processed at the facility, providing specialist knowledge of the suitability of product samples for splitting.
  • Supervises and participates in the receiving of all inventory ensuring proper storage while maintaining the accuracy of bin charts and inventory records.
  • Determines product processing parameters including the adjustment of all machinery and technology, setting of procedures to ensure quality standards for shipments are maintained.
  • Maintains customer relations by promoting a high level of service by ensuring stocks are available for shipment and that customer specifications are met in the loading and packaging of the product.
  • Responsible for the facility maintenance and safety including fabrication of repair/spare parts for the proprietary equipment.
  • Assists the General Manager in the day-to-day operation of the processing plant.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
  • Designs and develops training materials including checklists, operational manuals, maintenance forms and training materials for use by production staff.
  • Must follow all procedures as developed in the Food Safety Program, Housekeeping, Preventative Maintenance, Re-Work, and monitor all check points where quality can be compromised.

Experience/Skills

  • At least five years of work experience in the splitting, processing and cleaning of specialty crops and red lentil varieties.
  • Must possess the ability to supervise and instruct staff in the processing/cleaning and shipment of products.

To apply, submit your resume in confidence to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


   

General Labourer / Warehouse Worker - Minot, ND

AGT Foods USA, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for full-time General Labourers / Warehouse Workers to join its team at its location in Minot, ND.

Duties:

  • loading containers of bagged product for export
  • operating automated bagging and processing equipment in shipping areas
  • basic warehouse duties
  • must follow all policies as developed in the Food Safety Program
  • certain individuals will be responsible for Housekeeping / Sanitation program on a weekly basis
  • must perform all basic housekeeping and re-processing functions throughout the facility as needed

Applicant should be punctual, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work flexible hours.

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for to jobs.minot@agtfoods.com or apply in person at our Minot facility.


   

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.

For more information about careers with AGT Foods, contact us at jobs@agtfoods.com.