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Cavendish Farms is a leading producer of frozen food products for retail and foodservice markets throughout Canada, the United States and around the world.  We have four state-of-the-art potato processing plants in PEI, Alberta and in Jamestown, ND, and an appetizer plant in Wheatley, ON.  Our Head office is in Dieppe, NB and sales office locations are in Toronto, Montreal and Boston.


Working as a member of the Production team and reporting to the Director of Operations, you will:

  • Perform analysis of existing equipment to ensure it is running at optimal performance
  • Work with equipment suppliers and specialists to perform studies on the equipment to help address potential issues and leverage their knowledge of the equipment
  • Develop auditing schedules for probing and testing equipment based on learnings from outside suppliers and experts
  • Support the operation in the areas of root cause analysis and corrective action to process, equipment, and plant related problems
  • Develop process flow charts, develop and own master list of equipment capacities/capabilities
  • Involved in the front-end phase of capital projects to help determine how the new processes should be set up
  • Member of the project team from initial design through to commissioning
  • Liaison between Engineering and Production for selection of new processing equipment to determine size and requirements of equipment
  • Day to day contact for troubleshooting issues regarding set up and functionality of the equipment after commissioning is complete
  • Identify areas of improvement within the process and work with SPC and CI group to develop improvements and controls
  • Work with maintenance and engineering to implement changes to the process and equipment when necessary
  • Develop procedures and process documentation (such as checklists, visual aids, troubleshooting guides, control plans, risk analysis, and work instructions) to improve process control and capability, and prevent problems and losses


Cavendish Farms is a growing Company with great potential in the food industryThe successful applicant will be personable, self-motivated, eager tolearn, possess a strong work ethic, and have excellent written/oralcommunication skills. Additional skills that would be desirable includworking knowledgoWindows, MOffice, MS Outlook, MVisio, and PI.


The candidates with qualities  or experience as chemical engineer in process control, plant historian software and change management techniques would be considered an asset.

Please apply online by June 15, 2018.



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