Miller Operator

Are you interested in working for a company that partners with local farmers to produce sustainable, healthy oat ingredients to feed the world?  Just west of Winnipeg, O Foods is building the most advanced oat mill in North America to meet growing global demand. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Paterson Global Foods, we have strong roots in Canadian agriculture and believe in delivering value to the entire food supply chain. 

This job is for you if…

  • You like variety and learning new things.
  • You like mechanical systems.
  • You want to get out from behind a desk.
  • You want to be part of a community within an industry that has been established for hundreds of years.
  • You enjoy working with a team.
  • You want career opportunities within a stable, well-established industry.

Reporting to the Head Miller – this position is responsible for operating all milling equipment in the production of oat-based ingredient. You will be operating the latest technology milling equipment.


  • Operate all oat milling manufacturing systems.
  • Perform minor repairs as needed.
  • Test products to ensure quality standards are met.
  • Complete documentation in accordance with all policies and procedures.
  • Operates in accordance with all food safety and employee safety requirements.
  • Participate in all in-house relevant training.
  • Participate in a respectful work environment where employees can bring forward not only ideas and improvements but concerns of all nature, including safety.
  • Maintain cleaning standards in all areas of the mill.
  • Participate in a respectful work environment where employee can bring forward not only ideas and improvements but concerns of all nature, including safety.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Experienced in or knowledge of food production is an asset.
  • Must be able to work 12 hour rotating shifts, including some nights and weekends.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Physically capable of lifting 25KG.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to work in a processing environment (steam processing, heights, no dust allergies).
  • Able to complete respirator fit testing.


  • Attractive compensation package including company paid medical & dental benefits.
  • Work-life balance and Employee Assistance Programs.
  • Employee Referral Program.
  • On the job training & development and career growth opportunities.
  • Paid vacation and personal days.

O Foods Ltd is passionate about oats and strives to be the innovation partner throughout the supply chain from farmers to consumers. We want to be the preferred oat ingredient supplier by collaborating to create value and sustained growth for all stakeholders.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected further in the process will be contacted.

O Foods Ltd is an equal opportunity employer and is committed in building a skilled and diverse workforce. We encourage women, aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities and persons with disabilities to apply.

Job Category: Milling
Job Type: Full-time Permanent
Company: O Foods
Country: Canada
Province: MB
City: Rosser Winnipeg

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