Machine Operator

Posted on June 24, 2024. Primary Region: Portage la Prairie, MB

Buffalo Creek Mills

5 Park Avenue, RM of Rhineland Industrial Park
Altona, MB

Buffalo Creek Mills is an oat processing facility located one mile north of Altona, Manitoba. As a company, we take pride in making a positive impact on our local and global communities by providing reliable and food-safe oat products.

Our company values individuals who take the initiative to create a positive work environment, embrace teamwork, and want to grow together with the company. Buffalo Creek Mills is successful because of the hard-working, passionate, and authentic people who work here. If this speaks to you and the values that you hold, a career at Buffalo Creek Mills may be right for you.

Job Purpose:
The responsibility of the Mill Operator is to ensure the continuous operation of the Oat Mill and Pellet Mill. This role will complete a variety of milling tasks including operation, monitoring, testing, documentation, minor maintenance, and housekeeping tasks required to meet production objectives.

Key Responsibilities:
• Responsible for following the daily work orders and instructions;
• Responsible to perform milling tasks which include adjusting and monitoring the milling equipment;
• Responsible to take samples and ensure the quality of the product meets the specifications of the order;
• Responsible to complete the required traceability and inspection documentation;
• Responsible to complete minor maintenance and assist in troubleshooting, diagnosing, and general repairs of milling equipment;
• Responsible to ensure the mill areas are clean and organized;
• Responsible to comply with all Health & Safety, Food Safety, and Human Resource policies and procedures;
• Other duties as assigned.

• Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment;
• Experience in a food manufacturing facility would be considered an asset;
• Milling experience would be considered an asset;
• General maintenance knowledge and skills;
• A strong attention to detail;
• Ability to take direction;

• Full-time, Monday through Sunday - 6 shifts bi-weekly;
• Day Shift: 7:00 am to 7:00 pm;
• Immediate start date;
• Competitive benefits package is required;
• Retirement savings plan is available.

5 Park Avenue, RM of Rhineland Industrial Park
Altona, MB

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Contact Information

Meaghan Fehr
Phone: (204) 324 - 0214