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Grain Buyer - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a Grain Buyer to join our Regina Grain Buying team.

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, confident individual with a deep knowledge of the Ag industry in Western Canada.

This person will assist the buying group in the day-to-day planning and coordination of special crop purchasing and deliveries.

Depending on qualifications and experience, the following items may be the Grain Buyer’s key or shared areas of focus:

  • Inbound and outbound calling to producers
  • Issuing grain purchase contracts
  • Administration of contract compliance (signatures) and filing
  • Administration of appropriate and accurate documentation
  • Prospecting and gathering grower information on seeded acres and on farm inventory
  • Various other duties as required

The successful candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Skills using Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) required
  • Sound administration and prioritization skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Work on own initiative with minimum supervision
Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Current Postings

Grain Buyer - Regina, SK
Accounts Payable/Reception Clerk - Regina, SK
Assistant Manager - Gibbons, AB
Laboratory Assistant - Eston, SK
General Labourers - Eston, SK
Senior Web/PHP Developer - Regina, SK
General Manager - Wilkie, SK
Shipping Coordinator - Minot, ND
Electricians - Minot, ND
Raw Lab Product Grader - Minot, ND
General Labourers - Calgary, AB
Administrative Assistant - Calgary, AB
Grain Buyer - Eston, SK
Labourer - Dinsmore, SK
General Labourers - Beechy, SK
Lab Technician - Minot, ND
Facility Assistant - Multiple Locations
Ingredient Sales - AGT Foods USA
General Labourer - Minot, ND

Accounts Payable/Reception Clerk - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking an Accounts Payable/Reception Clerk to join our Regina Head Office team. The successful applicant will be responsible for the accurate processing of accounts payable and providing exceptional reception service. 

Duties

  • Accurate data entry of accounts payable vouchers into the A/P system 
  • Greeting visitors and staff 
  • Communication with vendors and staff regarding payment status 
  • Proper coding of invoices 
  • Preparing vendor cheques for mailing 
  • Reconciliation of vendor statements 
  • Perform any other related duties as required

Employment Requirements

  • Ability to multi-task with keen attention to detail 
  • Strong data entry skills 
  • Previous experience in Accounts Payable an asset 
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Strong computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc. 
  • Proficient spoken and written English 
  • Punctual, meticulous and reliable 
  • Professional, enthusiastic, and personable customer service skills 
Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

Assistant Manager - Gibbons, AB

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking an Assistant Manager to join one of its facilities located in Gibbons, AB. 

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, confident individual with a deep knowledge of the Ag industry in Western Canada.

This person will assist the General Manager in the day-to-day, weekly, monthly planning and operation of a special crops cleaning facility.

Depending on qualifications and experience the following items may be the Assistant Manager’s key or shared areas of focus:

  • Managing and supervising plant staff, dealing with day-to-day management issues as required
  • Coordinate and ensure all product leaves the plant in a quality form
  • Ensure accuracy in bag weights, counts and condition
  • Act as the designated trainer for staff in the basic instruction and implementation of good manufacturing practices and safe shipping procedures
  • Manage all warehouse operations as it relates to the Food Safety Program, including housekeeping, preventative maintenance, re-work, and monitoring all checkpoints where quality can be compromised
  • Ensure the staff understand, and comply with, their responsibilities under the company Health & Safety policy 
  • Ensure that management controls exist and are adhered to in order to implement the company’s strategy
  • Chair regular meetings with shift supervisors
  • Organize, monitor and maintain logistics of incoming and outgoing product
  • Monitor inventory levels on a monthly basis

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

Laboratory Assistant - Eston, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc. is seeking a Laboratory Assistant to join our Facility located in Eston, SK. 

Responsibilities

  • Preparation of samples for inspection
  • Operation of various lab equipment
  • Organizing and cataloging samples for storage
  • Accurately record results
  • Follow company policy
  • Assist in ensuring clean workspace
  • Ensure customer specifications are met on outgoing product

Skills & Abilities

  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Strong Computer Skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Work on own initiative with minimum supervision

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs.eston@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

General Labourers - Eston, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking General Labourers to work at our West Central Road and Rail facility located in Eston, SK.

Responsibilities

  • Receiving and unloading trucks of peas/lentils and other crops
  • Operating grain handling equipment and machinery
  • Performing basic yard maintenance duties

Employment Requirements 

  • Part time and full time shift work available
  • Applicant should be punctual, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Applicant must have valid class 5 drivers license
  • General agricultural background will be an asset

Knowledge of the grain industry and office experience would be considered an asset.  

Please email resume to jobs.eston@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

Senior Web/PHP Developer - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a Senior Web/PHP Developer to join our Head Office in Regina, SK.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the planning, development and management of internal web applications used across business units. This role will be accountable for project deliverables/timelines and responsible for mentoring/supervising other developers.

Technical Skills and Education:

  • Degree or Diploma in Computer Science or equivalent education
  • 5+ years of active development experience with PHP/JavaScript
  • Experience with Agile methodology and JIRA
  • Experience with MSSQL, C#, IIS, .NET, MVC
  • Knowledge of source control, versioning, branching and release management
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to gather and define technical requirements
  • Ability to mentor, supervise and assist other developers
  • Ability to work and collaborate with other development teams, developers and analysts
  • Experience with time management, prioritization and estimating

Please email jobs.it@agtfoods.com with resume attached. Please include references and salary expectations.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

General Manager - Wilkie, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a General Manager to join our facility located in Wilkie, SK. 

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, confident individual with a deep knowledge of the Ag Industry in Western Canada.

Responsibilities

  • Manage and supervise all facility plant staff
  • Coordinate and ensure all product leaves in a quality form
  • Act as the designated trainer for staff in the basic instruction and implementation of good manufacturing practices and safe shipping procedures
  • Ensure the staff understand, and comply with, their responsibilities under the company’s Health & Safety and Food Safety policies
  • Responsible for the expenses of the facility and that it performs to budget
  • Ensure that management controls exist and are adhered to in order to implement the company’s strategy.

Employment Requirements

Supervise staff for overall best results with advanced knowledge of facility functions such as:

  • Shipping and receiving
  • Inventory management
  • Housekeeping
  • Warehousing
  • R & M (equipment and facility)
  • Administration
  • Food safety and quality
  • Workplace Safety

The ideal candidate for this position will have previous experience in the management and operation of a pulse processing or grain handling facility. A hands-on approach with a strong desire to succeed is imperative to this position. Experience in the pulse or specialty crop industry is ideal.


 
 

Electricians - Minot, ND

AGT Foods USA, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is recruiting for the following positions:

  • Master Electrician - This position requires a valid North Dakota License.
  • Journeyman Electrician (2 positions)

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.


 

Raw Law Product Grader (Inbound Product) - Minot, ND

AGT Foods USA, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a full-time Raw Lab Product Grader (Inbound Product) to join our team at our Minot, ND plant.

Responsibilities

  • Grade all incoming commodities
  • Understand US and Canadian grading standards for Peas, Lentils, Chickpeas, Faba Beans and Pinto Beans
  • Data Entry/Grade Certificates 

Skills & Abilities

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work independently and/or as part of a team
  • Must be able to work any day and/or shift including weekends and holidays
  • Must be familiar with MS Office including Word and Excel

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.


 

General Labourers - Calgary, AB

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for labourers to join our team at our South East Calgary, AB location.

Responsibilities:

  • Receiving and unloading of peas/lentils/beans and other crops
  • Loading containers with bulk grain
  • Grading and binning grain accordingly
  • Operating grain handling equipment and machinery including shunt trucks and skid steers
  • Perform basic yard maintenance, repair and housekeeping duties
  • Follow all prescribed corporate SOP’s, safety procedures and training manuals
  • Other duties as assigned

Employment Requirements:

  • Previous grain handling or agricultural experience would be an asset
  • Ability and willingness to work outdoors year-round
  • Punctual and be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Valid Class 5 driver's license
  • Positive attitude and be able to work in a team environment
  • Reliable and dependable
  • Able to lift in excess of 25kg 

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.

Please email rshaw@agtfoods.com with resume attached before June 15, 2017.


 

 

Administrative Assistant - Calgary, AB

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for an Administrative Assisatnt to join our team at our South East Calgary, AB location.

Responsibilities:

  • Control equipment + BOL’s  for loading product
  • Organize shipping instructions for railway and trucking companies
  • Enter grain receipts for incoming product
  • Process and file daily shipment records 
  • Data entry – email and enter grower contracts
  • Food safety control/ongoing updates/training
  • Answer and transfer phone calls
  • Prepare outgoing mail
  • Perform other related duties as required

Employment Requirements:

  • Ability to multi-task with keen attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Strong computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • Proficient spoken and written English
  • Punctual, meticulous and reliable

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.

Please email rshaw@agtfoods.com with resume attached before June 15, 2017.


   

Grain Buyer - Eston, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a Grain Buyer to join our WCRR facility located in Eston, SK.

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, confident individual with a deep knowledge of the Ag industry in Western Canada.

This person will assist the buying group in the day-to-day planning and coordination of special crop purchasing and deliveries.

Depending on qualifications and experience, the following items may be the Grain Buyer’s key or shared areas of focus:

  • Inbound and outbound calling to producers
  • Issuing grain purchase contracts
  • Administration of contract compliance (signatures) and filing
  • Administration of appropriate and accurate documentation
  • Prospecting and gathering grower information on seeded acres and on farm inventory
  • Various other duties as required

The successful candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Skills using Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) required
  • Sound administration and prioritization skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Work on own initiative with minimum supervision

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

 Shipping Coordinator - Minot, ND

AGT Foods USA, a division of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc., is seeking a full time Shipping Coordinator (inbound/outbound trucks/containers) to join its team in Minot, ND.

Responsibilities:

  • Verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments
  • Compares and identifies information of counts and weights of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, shipping document requirements, and all other records

Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to work independently and/or as part of a team
  • Must be able to work any day and/or shift including weekends and holidays
  • Must be familiar with MS Office including Word and Excel

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.


   

 Lab Technician - Minot, ND

AGT Foods USA, a division of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc., is seeking a Lab Assistant to join our Minot, ND facility.

The successful applicant will:

  • Process product on various lab equipment
  • Ensure product quality through close analysis of product specifications
  • Monitor incoming and outgoing materials and product
  • Enforce strict allergen and microbiological standards
  • Maintain our rigorous food safe and quality management system

The successful candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Grading experience a definite asset
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Skills using Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) required
  • Sound administration and prioritization skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Work on own initiative with minimum supervision

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

 

 Ingredient Sales - AGT Foods USA

AGT Foods USA, a division of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc, is seeking a qualified candidate for Ingredient Sales to work with its domestic merchandising group on promoting pulse based ingredients to the North American pet food and human food market. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, confident individual with an interest in the movement of functional pulse based ingredients from origin to end-use market and attention to detail of the steps to get it there.

Under the direction of the Director of Food Ingredients, the successful applicant will:

  • Act as the liaison between AGT Foods and customers around North America, providing market intelligence and product expertise
  • Execute and promote a sales strategy to promote pulse crop based ingredients to key North American customers in both human and pet food
  • Using analytical and negotiation skills, will manage all aspects of sales contracts, risks and freight movement, as well as maintain an up-to-date knowledge of market trends and competitor activity
  • Assess risk and exercise exceptional judgment in decision-making
  • Utilize excellent communication skills to build and maintain strong working relationships with internal team members and external clients and customers

The successful candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Excellent skills using Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)
  • A degree in Business Administration, Food Science or Agriculture is preferred but not required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A combination of education and experience will also be considered

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs@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 jobsminot@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.