Yard Maintenance Operator

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

Reporting to the Grain Operations Manager, the individual will participate in general maintenance of the site, including snow removal, yard care, material transport and general upkeep.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in the set-up and maintenance of a greenfield site while utilizing their skills and experience with heavy equipment and light construction.

Shift: This position will be working days 8-hr shift.


  • Manage and clear snow throughout the sight with a focus on walkways and egress.
  • Operate skid-steer, snow blower, tractor and zoom boom and trackmobile.
  • Movement of bulk material throughout site, loading trailer with skid steer
  • Maintaining safe walking paths and egress routes, clearing snow, salting, and sanding
  • Assist in the handling of waste process material onsite.
  • Monitor and empty vacuum collection system.
  • Participate in a respectful work environment where employees can bring forward not only ideas and improvements but concerns of all nature, including safety and harassment issues.
  • Utilize the CMMS including creation of notifications and completion of work orders.
  • Willing to work flexible hours to mitigate impact of snow events.
  • Act as a back-up operator in bulk-loadout and back-up operator of trackmobile.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 3+ years of experience in operating heavy equipment.
  • Experience in food processing considered an asset.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Class 1 License considered an asset.


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

To be considered, please apply directly to our website https://www.ofoods.ca/careers/

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: Machine Operator Maintenance Manufacturing
Job Type: Full-time Permanent
Company: O Foods Paterson GlobalFoods
Country: Canada
Province: MB
City: Rosser Winnipeg

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