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Position: Organic Produce Prep Associate
Organization: Wanigan Toronto Organics Inc.
Location: Brampton, GTA, Ontario

Wanigan is a home delivery organic food company that also has an organic produce shop at its fulfillment center in Brampton. We are looking for an energetic, friendly, outgoing team player with a passion for organics to join our team as an organic produce prep associate. We practice a daily produce rotation system that involves our own in-house method of carrying for each product. Our level of care is unique and intense, like what you would think of with a flower shop. Therefore we are looking for a person with a detailed eye for quality, knowledge and love of organic fruits and vegetables, and the ability to work in a physical environment. Experience with produce prep is an asset but we are willing to train the right candidate.

Qualifications:

  • Experience working with produce, retail or other
  • Experience working on an organic farm or with organic food, and knowledge of environmental, health and sustainability benefits of organic food production and consumption is an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced and physically demanding environment in cold room temperatures
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs, loading and unloading bins, produce and skids
  • Ease of moving from one project to another, can take direction and keep priorities in check, think ahead
  • Strong problem solving skills, organized, proactive, ability to follow through and have an awareness of the store/produce environment as a whole
  • Reliable, dependable, punctual
  • Flexibility, able to work evenings and weekends
  • A valid G driver's license and clean driving record

Main Responsibilities:

  • Creating a warm, welcoming environment for customers
  • Maintaining produce stock, storage, prepping and rotation, merchandising
  • Practice safe food handling procedures and maintaining a clean store and work environment
  • Store front cash, stocking, merchandising, kitchen work
  • Picking and packing orders for our home delivery service

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $13.95 to $14.00 /hour

To apply, please e-mail your resume and a brief covering letter to:
emily(at)wanigan.com
subject: Organic Produce Associate

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FoodWork ID: 42502       Date posted to FoodWork.ca: Sep 6 2017