Job Title:

General Labourers


Conestoga Meats

Company Description:

Conestoga Meats is continuing to grow and we have immediate openings for 50 full-time General Labourers. This is an entry level position, with opportunity to advance and grow within Our Company.

Number of Positions:


Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:


Start Date:



Stable hours, no rotating shifts


Starting wage of $18.50/hr (skilled positions can go up to $23.10 per hour), Afternoon Shift Premium ($1.25/hr), Weekly pay by direct deposit


On a Typical Day You Would:

  •  Select and load pork product into boxes or bags
  • Sort and inspect product for quality
  • Package, wrap and label product to meet customer specifications
  • Load product into coolers
  • Perform other production line duties as assigned
  Our Working Environment:
  • Physically demanding, fast-paced and repetitive
  • Handling of heavy loads
  • Standing for long periods
  • Cut/Packaging department is refrigerated
  • Noisy and some areas may have odours
  • Slaughter house, meat processing and packing establishment


  • Production related experience is an asset
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet production deadlines
  • Ability to perform physical and repetitive job duties
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • A commitment to SAFETY and QUALITY practices
  • Strong attention to detail and demonstrated hand-eye coordination
  • Basic English communication skills (verbal and written)
  • You are legally eligible to work in Canada
  • Completion of some High School education
  • Basic security clearance
  • Reliable transportation, as we are not on a bus route

How to Apply:

If this sounds like the job for you, please submit your resume online at We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those invited to participate in our recruitment process will be contacted.   Conestoga Meat Packers Ltd. is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce. Job applicants with a disability who require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Human Resources Department at or 519-648-2506. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible.


Why Work at Conestoga Meats?

  • Competitive benefit package for you and your family
  • Amazing discounts on quality pork products
  • Regular Social Committee events, BBQ's and wellness programs
  • On-site training and company provided equipment
  • Positive and friendly team environment with a supportive Management Team
  • This is an entry level position with opportunity to advance  and grow within our company