Grain Assistant

Posted on June 16, 2024. Primary Region: Portage la Prairie, MB

Prairie Flour Mills Ltd. currently seeking a highly motivated person to fill the position of Grain Assistant, who will be responsible for grain analyzing and unloading grain trucks as per the specifications. Excellent critical, strategic and decision-making competencies are required.


Ideal candidate must have knowledge about grain.
Unloading trucks and storing into appropriate storage bins based on quality analysis results.
Collecting new harvest samples and conducting quality analysis for procuring quality grain to meet flour specifications.
Transfer grain to cleaner bins as required (organic and conventional), operate pre-cleaner to clean organic wheat.
Helping to load mill feed trucks to ensure bins don’t fill up and stop production.
Assisting with transferring and loading flour to overhead bins or tankers when needed.
Assisting preparing custom papers for border crossing.
Maintain a clean working environment that complies with GMPs and Food Safety System.
Able to work inside and outside in all weather conditions.
Able to lift and carry 23kg/50lbs.
Other duties as assigned.

Experience in agriculture/grain will be an asset.
Strong communication skills (verbal and written).
Computer, internet, and Microsoft office skills.
Must be a Canadian Resident.
Interested candidates apply at
We offer a comprehensive benefits package and competitive wages based on experience and knowledge. 3 references must accompany the resume
NOTE: Only online applications will be considered, NO personal site visits and NO phone calls, please.

We thank all applicants, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Resumes are kept on file for 6 months.

The Company is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse skilled workforce that is representative and reflective of the community we serve. Applications are encouraged from equity groups such as Indigenous Peoples, Women, Racialized Peoples, Persons with Disabilities, and Newcomers.

Requests for Reasonable Accommodation will be accepted during the hiring process.


Dental care
Disability insurance
Extended health care
Life insurance
RRSP match
Vision care

8 hour shift
Work Location: In person

11 Janzen Road
Elie, MB

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Prairie Flour Mills Ltd