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Careers

At Mariposa Dairy Ltd., we operate with honesty and integrity. We recognize the contributions of others and work together with all stakeholders for the mutual benefit of all. We treat others with fairness, equality and respect in all aspects of our business. We recognize and value the health and sustainability of the individual, the product offering and the environment.

If you are interested in applying to any of our available positions, please send your cover letter and resume to careers@mariposadairy.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest in Mariposa, however, only chosen applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon reference checks and employment verification.

General Labourer

We are currently seeking full-time General Labourers at our 45,000 square foot production facility just off Hwy 36 in Lindsay, Ontario.

PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE TO WORK SHIFTS ON A ROTATING BASIS. TYPICAL SHIFTS ARE 8.5 HOURS STARTING BETWEEN 6:00 AM AND NOON AS WELL AS SATURDAY SHIFTS FROM SEPTEMBER TO DECEMBER.

No prior experience needed. We will train you!

Our ideal candidate is punctual and hardworking with excellent attendance and is comfortable working with food on a fast-paced production line.

You Will Receive:

  • Bi-weekly pay
  • Minimum starting rate of $15.75, some positions start higher
  • Benefits available
  • Training
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Annual social events

Duties:

  • Feeding raw material onto production lines
  • Support mixing, portioning and pack line machines, as required
  • Rolling, preparing and packaging finished goods, as required
  • Sorting and moving items for transport
  • Assist in cleaning of equipment and routine factory cleaning in accordance with HACCP procedures
  • Follow established safety rules and regulations
  • Other duties, as assigned

Skills & Requirements:

  • Detail-oriented and well-organized
  • Physical endurance with ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Hand/eye coordination
  • Can commute to Lindsay, Ontario and have reliable transportation
  • Ability to lift up to 24 kg may be required
  • Strong work ethic and positive attitude
  • Flexibility of hours when necessary
  • Some work on public holidays and/or weekends when necessary

We thank all applicants for their interest in Mariposa; however, only chosen applicants will be contacted. No agencies. No phone calls please. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon reference checks and employment verification.

AZ Truck Driver – Part Time/Relief

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Casual/Part Time Truck Driver at our 45,000 square foot production facility just off Hwy 36 in Lindsay, Ontario.

DUTIES

This position is responsible for ensuring the transfer of cheese and inventory stock is accomplished safely, efficiently and in a manner that does not expose Mariposa to risk. This position reports to the Shipping Supervisor.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and drive a zero incident safety culture, by providing a proactive safe work environment through an effective health and safety program. Safety MUST be the highest priority.
  • Ensure Vemag carts of cheese are moved from loading room at St. David Street location into the shunt trailer and transported to St. George Street location.
  • Ensure cleaned Vemag carts are returned from St. George Street location to St. David Street location as per the Cheesemaking schedule.
  • Transport, load and unload inventory between St. George Street location and St. David Street location.
  • Ensure that trucks and trailers are washed regularly as per SOP.
  • Transport inventory to Finica Food Specialties in the GTA.
  • Assist on plant production line, as needed.
  • Assist, if necessary, in goat and sheep milk pickups from Lenberg Farms.
  • Assist in data entry for Production Supervisor pertaining to cheese making record keeping.
  • Other duties, as assigned.

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid driver’s licence.
  • AZ licence.
  • Clean driving record for at least three (3) years.
  • Available to work shifts (including Friday evenings, up to 3 hours).
  • Ability to successfully complete a Milk Grader Transport course after commencing employment.
  • Heightened awareness of GMPs for dairy movement.
  • You Will Receive:
  • Bi-weekly pay
  • Benefits available
  • Annual social events

We thank all applicants for their interest in Mariposa; however, only chosen applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Any offer of employment will be conditional upon reference checks and employment verification.