Agropur inc. >Summer Student - Dairy Worker in Victoria, British Columbia

Summer Student - Dairy WorkerRegion : Canada >British ColumbiaLocation : VictoriaActivity sector : ManufacturingPosition number : 2018-AGR-049Status : StudentDuration : 5 monthsWork shift : RotatingAGROPURNATREL AND FRESH PRODUCTS DIVISIONFounded in 1938,Agropur Cooperativeis a North American dairy industry leader. With sales of $6 billion in 2016, the Cooperative is a source of pride for its 3,345 members and 8,000 employees. Agropur processes more than 5.9 billion litres of milk per year at its 39 plants across North America and boasts an impressive roster of brands and products including Natrel, Qu-bon, OKA, Farmers, Agropur Signature, Agropur Grand Cheddar, Island Farms, BiPro, and the Ultima Foods joint venture-s i-go and Olympic brands.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities during the selection process.

Job Description

You will be working in a dairy production environment, duties may include:

  • Machine setup

  • Coordinating production run with packaging and ingredients

  • Hand packing production

  • Build / stack production

  • Cleanup and changeovers

  • Machine operation

You can expect to work 4 x 9 hour shifts per week.

Applicants must be willing and able to work all shifts at our 24/7 facility.

Hourly base rate is 15.50 per hour.


To apply youmustbe currently enrolled infull time post-secondarystudies at a college or university and returning to full time post-secondary studies in the fall.

  • High school graduate

  • Ability to work a variety of shifts including weekends and nights

  • Ability to follow standard operational procedures and work in a safe manner

  • Physically fit with the ability to lift up to 50 lbs

  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment

  • Strong customer service orientation

Previous work experience in food production is an asset