General Production – Guelph

Job Title:

General Production


Cargill (Watson Facility)

Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:



40hrs/Week, Day Shift - 6:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M, Afternoon Shift - 3:00 P.M. to 11:30 P.M Monday through Friday, with overtime as needed to fulfill production demands. Overtime is at time and a half.


$20.55 - $26.00/hour hour


  • Transport raw materials, finished products and packaging materials throughout plant and warehouse manually, or with powered equipment.
  • Measure and dump ingredients into hoppers of mixing and grinding machines or mobile tank trucks.
  • Feed and unload food and associated products processing machines.
  • Feed flattened boxes into forming machines to construct containers.
  • Remove filled containers from conveyors and manually pack goods into bags, boxes or other containers.
  • Clean work areas and equipment.
  • Check products and packaging for basic quality defects.
  • Assist process control and machine operators in performing their duties.
  • Picking, sorting, labeling, bagging, packing, weighing and boxing finished product
  • Lifting from 20lbs. up to 60lbs.
  • Working with raw meat particularly but not limited to Beef, Pork and Chicken.
  • Damp and Cold work environment (0-4 Celsius).



  • 1 to less than 7 months experience.
  • Previous experience in food processing and packing environment is preferable.
  • Cargill specific on-the-job training is provided for selected candidates.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to stand and perform repetitive physical tasks for extended periods of time.
  • Commitment to safety and food quality processes.
  • Attention to detail and work well with others.
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn and develop.
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and decision-making skills.
  • Reliability/ Dependability.
  • Basic English communication skills.
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must meet all pre-employment requirements.
  • Legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada.

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  • Cargill is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing accommodation to our job applicants with disabilities.
  • We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those invited to participate in our recruitment process will be contacted.


  • After three (3) months and probationary period met, eligible for company benefit program