ABOUT FRESH CITY
Fresh City creates a better life through food. Founded in 2011, we are an urban farm and retailer of seasonal, sustainable and organic fresh food. Each day we make and bake exceptionally sourced meals, salads, snacks, breads, pastries and breakfasts from scratch. We operate two sister brands including Mabel’s Bakery, a popular bakery producing artisan breads and pastries and The Healthy Butcher, a pioneer in organic and 100% grass-fed beef. We farm in Downsview Park, where we also operate a farmer incubator program, as well as at Baka. We have eight retail locations between our three brands and deliver to thousands of homes each week throughout the Greater Toronto Area.
ABOUT THIS JOB:
We are looking for a reliable and organized person to pack freshly made bakery & prepared foods for daily deliveries in Toronto.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:
Specific duties include:
Print off daily orders (some computer proficiency required).
Packaging, portioning and labeling of soups, casseroles and other products.
Organize and label all product to ensure drivers can easily tell which products go to which locations.
Working in a walk-in fridge, pull and pack prepared foods, organizing by delivery location, labeling each order so drivers can clearly identify locations.
Assist the production teams with packaging and labeling of various products.
Following proper food handling techniques to ensure quality and safety standards are met and exceeded.
Working to ensure the accuracy of each order.
Working quickly to ensure all deliveries are ready to go as required by the drivers.
WHAT YOU’RE BRINGING TO THE TABLE:
Experience picking and packing in a commissary, bakery or similar environment.
Experience hand packing and labeling bakery products, etc.
Punctual and reliable attendance.
Accuracy and organizational skills.
Sense of urgency and ability to prioritize.
Pride in a job well done.
Food Handler's Certificate an asset.
Reporting to Kitchen Leads and Director of Kitchen Operations
Shifts start at 4:00 AM and can be 10 hours long.
Schedule: Option #1 - Sunday - Tuesday & alternate Wednesday or Option #2 - Thursday - Saturday & alternate Wednesday
Hourly Wage: $16 per hour plus temporary $2 per hour premium pay during COVID-19 Pandemic
Primary office: 53 Samor Road
Food discounts across Fresh City, The Healthy Butcher & Mabel’s Bakery
Medical, Dental and annual safety shoe allowance after eligibility period.
Opportunities for training and advancement.
We thank all interested applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Fresh City is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We consider all applicants regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, and Indigenous status. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.