AM Shift

Posted on 5/27/2024

Sunrise Farms

Sunrise Farms

51-200 employees

Poultry and meat products provider in Canada

Consumer Goods
Food & Agriculture


Kitchener, ON, Canada

Required Skills
  • Ability to work day and afternoon shifts
  • Above average verbal and written communication skills and basic math skills
  • Legible handwriting and a good memory
  • Familiarity with food plant procedures and HACCP Program are an asset
  • Must possess a good attendance and performance record
  • Safety oriented, mechanically inclined
  • Able to effectively prioritize multiple tasks efficiently and without constant supervision
  • Must be able to deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities
  • Ability to deal with many different cultures and language groups
  • Must be well organized, conscientious and aware of the need to pay attention to details
  • Receive shipments of raw/frozen product from trucks using a pallet truck or electric walkie
  • Label all incoming materials with receiving dates and kill dates or lot numbers for fresh product
  • Load outgoing trucks using pallet trucks or electric walkies
  • Respond to production requests for boxes, skids, breading, etc. in a timely and safe manner
  • Take accurate inventories from the freezers and coolers
  • Keep work area clean, free of trip hazards and other safety hazards and report workplace hazards they become aware of to their supervisor or JHSC member
  • Operate a reach truck, pallet truck and electric walkie safely
  • Take instruction and direction from supervisors and managers
  • Work flexible hours and shifts in a team oriented, cold environment
  • Compares and verifies information from incoming and outgoing shipments against BOLs, invoices, or other records
  • Examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages and shortweights and documents findings
  • Examines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications and documents
  • Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies
  • Refers to MSDS for incoming chemical shipments to ensure safety, handling and storage instructions
  • Fills out raw inspection reports and dry/packaging/chemical receiving forms and various log books
  • Uses scales to verify and record weights and use digital thermometers to verify and record temperatures of products

Sunrise Farms is a notable employer in the poultry and meat production industry, with a dedication to utilizing modern processing technologies and sustainable sourcing from Canadian farmers. As a vertically integrated company, it manages everything from hatchery operations to international distribution, ensuring quality and efficiency in delivering fresh and frozen products. The company's commitment to innovation in processing and the comprehensive care in handling every step of production make it a promising place for career development and contribution to a sustainable food solution.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Surrey, Canada



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


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