This position is for the Woodstock Export Facility. Please submit your resume, along with a cover letter.


Soybean Processing Team Member

Sevita International, a company dedicated to supplying the global growing demand for high quality, food grade soybean product, is hiring a SOYBEAN PROCESSING TEAM MEMBER for the Woodstock Export Facility.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Monitor all plant production and processing equipment.
  • Ensure the correct product has been processed and is ready to be packaged/loaded as scheduled.
  • Adhere to the planned loading schedule.
  • Set up the cleaning equipment to properly clean product to Sevita’s quality specifications
  • Ensure product integrity and segregation between different varieties is maintained.
  • Perform plant cleanouts, verify the state of cleanliness, and record all cleanout activities.
  • Shunt containers around the yard and in/out of the dock as required.
  • Load containers with bags, totes and/or bulk as per the loading schedule.
  • Perform basic maintenance on equipment as needed.
  • Motivate and effectively communicate with other shift workers to keep productivity up.
  • Encourage teamwork and lead by example.
  • Adapt quickly to last minute changes to the loading schedule
  • Follow standard operating procedures and customer-specific requirements.
  • Ensure all finished product is properly sampled to obtain a representative sample.
  • Accurately record processing and packaging details.
  • Competently use the computer software program that runs the processing plant.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience with seed cleaning machinery and grain handling.
  • Experience with basic machinery repairs and use of hand tools.
  • Has experience reading and following standard operating procedures and completing paperwork.
  • Experience with HACCP, and quality management systems
  • Is a team leader and able to provide direction/guidance and support to other employees.
  • Is mechanically inclined and process oriented.
  • Good people skills and ability to motivate people
  • Good problem-solving ability
  • Friendly, has common sense and a good sense of humour
  • Experience working with computers.
  • Is ambitious, willing to learn new things, and enjoys hands-on work.
  • Has good organization and time management skills.
  • Must work well with others, be friendly, and have a positive attitude.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and experience driving large equipment (shunt truck/tractors/forklift).
  • Is physically able to lift and move 30 kg bags on a regular basis.

Additional Desired Qualifications and Competencies:

  • Experience working in a grain elevator is an asset.
  • Experience working in seed and/or bean processing facility is an asset.
  • Ag experience or background is an asset.

  • Experience with equipment maintenance is an asset.
  • Truck operating experience is an asset
  • An AZ driver’s license is an asset

Sevita offers a competitive wage based on experience. 

Please submit your resume, along with a cover letter to:

Email: natalieh@sevita.com or Fax: 519-537-5169

Sevita International offers a competitive compensation package, excellent benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.