Sysco Canada Inc.

Canadian Head Office - Toronto, Ontario, Ontario
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Production Associate - Fish Plant

Victoria, British Columbia
Entry Level

Company Overview

Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products, equipment and supplies to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. We have a forty-year history of consistent success and now serve over 400,000 customers, delivering approximately 1.3 billion cases yearly. (NYSE: SYY)

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The purpose of the job is to provide portion cutting and fabrication of seafood for delivery to our customers. Available shift will be Sunday to Thursday, 1:00pm to 9:30pm. This is a contract role with an end date of October 18th, 2019. This position has the potential to become Part-Time permanent.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment at all times.
  • Ensure the minimization of unnecessary waste and damage.
  • Clean as directed - proper cleaning and sanitizing of miscellaneous parts / equipment prior to / end of shift shut down.
  • Ensure that any equipment being used is safe to operate at all times.
  • Adhere to all applicable food safety guidelines
  • Comply with all Food Safety regulations
  • Participating in monthly inventory as required.
  • Ensuring compliance with all Safety, Legislation, and Sysco policies.
  • Participating in various meetings (shift, departmental, company and safety).
  • Performing other duties as assigned by Operations Management.

Qualifications/Skills/Job Requirements:

  • Experience in a fast pace processing/ production environment an asset
  • Stress Management - Ability to work well under pressure.
  • Quality - Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness; look for ways to improve and promote quality.
  • Time Management - Use time efficiently to meet deadlines.
  • Able to work in a cold environment.
  • Ability to do heavy lifting up to 35kg.
  • Ability to work overtime.
  • Consistent exemplary performance, customer-focus and proven commitment to success.

Core Qualities for all Associates:

  • Sysco's Leadership Framework Basics
  • Integrity & Accountability
  • Flexibility & Adaptability
  • Proactive Learning

Internal candidates apply via the Career Centre on your HR Portal / ADP Workforce Now. External candidates submit cover letter & resume via

Sysco's Mission is to market and deliver great products to our customers with exceptional service. Sysco's Vision is to be our customers' most valued and trusted business partner.

We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds expectations.

Sysco is committed to Employment Equity. Accommodations during the recruitment process are available upon request for candidates with disabilities.

Here's a sample of the many benefits Sysco associates enjoy:

  • Comprehensive Flexible Benefits including Health and Dental, Health Care Spending and Wellness Accounts
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Company Pension Plan
  • Group RRSPĀ 
  • Employee and Family Assistance
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Unlimited on-line learning through Sysco Interactive University
  • Sysco product discounts
  • Preferred vendor discounts
  • Free on-site parking
  • Employee appreciation events