Purdy's Chocolates

Job Postings

Job Title: General Help
Location(s): BC, Vancouver - Other - Head Office - Store is not Available
Closing Date: 11/6/2014
Salary: $10.50/hr plus Delicious Perks!
Job Details:

Do you have a keen eye for detail, great communication skills, and a desire to work in a positive team environment?

Purdys Chocolatier is looking for General Help to join our efficient Production Teams at our Chocolate Factory in Vancouver, BC!

This is a great opportunity for seasonal full time work for an estimated 4-6 month contract.  Full, open availability for all types of shifts (day/afternoon/evening) is mandatory.

As a General Helper, duties include but are not limited to:
• Coating and garnishing of cream centres, caramels, and other products
• Sorting and packaging of the final products in proper boxes in accordance to the quality and productivity standards
• Consistently meeting daily production targets
• Keeping cleanliness of equipments, machines and work stations
• Examining products and recording results for quality control
• Maintaining a “team-centered” atmosphere
• Performing other duties as assigned

All applicants MUST have:
• Availability for ALL 3 types of shifts - Days, Afternoons, & Evenings
• Availability for a full time workweek, 40 hrs/week
• Excellent spoken and written English communication skills
• Great attention to detail
• Ability to work in a team
• Experience working with Food Manufacturing Machinery is an asset

**Forklift Certification, Shipping/Receiving Knowledge, Driver experience would be an asset for moving into other departments**

**As this is a unionized work environment – union membership is mandatory upon hire.                 

**For the safety of our employees, steel toe boots are also a requirement.

Pay:  $10.50/hr for the first 1040 hours.  Pay is increased to $11.00/hr afterwards.

How to Apply?
• Via our website,
• Via this ad
• Via fax, 604 301-4401
• Drop your resume off directly at one of our shops!
• Email your resume to

Please have “General Help” in the Subject line of your application.

Purdys Chocolatier recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal education and paid employment.  Applicants who present an equivalent combination of qualifications and experience will be considered and are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest in Purdys Chocolatier, but due to the volume of applications received, we are only able to contact those applicants who have been selected for an interview.  No phone calls please.