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Job - Food Production Lead

Our team is growing!

Culcherd is a dairy-alternative company making products out of plants! We strive to create innovative products with exceptional nutritional value. We're 100% organic, dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free and do our best to be as environmentally responsible as possible.

We are looking for a full-time Production Lead to help with the manufacturing of plant-based artisanal cheeses and butter. This position presents an opportunity for growth - working towards taking over as Production Manager as the company scales.

Our facility is located in North York - at Keele and Finch. Both TTC and GO are within walking distance.

We're a very small team and you will be an integral part!

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Preparing ingredients - soaking, chopping, dehydration, etc.
  • Production and packaging of all products
  • Help manage product inventory
  • Help manage ingredient inventory
  • Maintain product consistency
  • Adherence to product quality and safety standards
  • Support adherence to food safety standards
  • Support guidelines/regulations around Organic Certification
  • Ensure all raw ingredients and bulk items are stored properly - rotation of inventory to prevent product expiry
  • Keep the kitchen environment sanitized and orderly
  • Help to build out company GMP’s

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Food Handlers Certificate
  • HACCP and GMP experience is an asset
  • Food manufacturing/plant experience is an asset
  • Kitchen experience is an asset
  • Detail oriented
  • Quick and efficient
  • Must be highly organized
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Dependable and confident
  • Self-starter

As the company scales, this position will grow into the Production manager Role.*
*Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Coordinating weekly production schedule and overseeing staff during production; ensure efficiency, quality, cleanliness, organization, and proficiency
  • Managing weekly order fulfillment and distribution with Operations Manager
  • Managing the production and packing of all orders; ensure there are no product shortages
  • Printing invoices and scheduling weekly deliveries
  • Overseeing the food production process in accordance with company standards and procedures
  • Ensuring adherence to product quality and safety standards
  • Help manage and track all procedures with Operations Manager
  • Help manage inventory of finished product, raw ingredients, and packaging based on sales forecast
  • Assist in identifying opportunities to maximize productivity and asset utilization

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: From $16.00 per hour

email resumes and cover letters to tim@culcherd.com and liz@culcherd.com