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Sanitation Operator


Brantford, ON, CA, M3S 7X6

M3S 7X6
Job Type:  Bakery Operations
M3S 7X6

Aspire Bakeries is a North American baking company with a leadership position in specialty frozen baked goods. Formed from leading bakery companies, its innovative food portfolio includes breads, artisan breads, buns, cookies, donuts, muffins and pastries from beloved brands like La Brea Bakery®, Otis Spunkmeyer®, and Oakrun Farm Bakery®. With 15 bakeries in North America, we are committed to driving innovation, predicting upcoming consumer trends and flavors, and exceeding our customers’ expectations. Aspire Bakeries champions the values of Integrity, Ownership, Customer Focus, Creativity and Care to help us deliver on People Safety, Food Safety, Quality and Collaboration.



Rate: $23.50/HR -$25.50/HR + shift premium

Shift: 12-Hour Continental Bi-Weekly Rotation (Days & Nights)

Position Purpose
To ensure that job duties that affect the safety, legality and quality standards are addressed.


Key Accountabilities

  • Complete all daily and weekly assigned tasks as indicated in the sanitation schedule and according to SSOP’s
  • The ability to communicate effectively, organize effectively, with varying degrees of independence, judgment, and discretion


  • Complete all daily and weekly assigned tasks as indicated in the sanitation schedule and according to SSOP’s
  • Utilize cleaning equipment in a safe and responsible manner, reporting any damaged or unsafe equipment to team leader, supervisor or manager
  •  Use cleaning equipment (scrapers, brushes, pads, vacuums, scrub machine, compressed air, power washers) to clean production floors, ceilings, walls of the bakery (warehouse, freezer, refrigerators, packing and production).  
  • Maintain current and accurate records of completed tasks in a neat and orderly manner
  •  Able to operate hand pump truck, power hand and electrical power truck (willing to be trained on) and ride on truck, sky jack scissors  
  • Report any impediments or safety concerns to the Supervisor or Manager
  • Chemical application and some disassembly of equipment will be necessary  
  • Coordinate with the other sanitation operators to ensure that the whole team completes all their tasks
  • Adhering to all health and safety requirements as trained
  • Maintain the required hygiene, safety and quality standards on the production floor
  • Other duties as required


Skills, Experience & Qualifications and other Requirements

  • Good to have 6 months - 1 year experience cleaning production equipments
  • Must have a strong mechanical aptitude 
  • Likes to assume variety of responsibilities in team based production environment
  • Proven communication skills both Written and Verbal (English)
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently
  • Reliable, punctual, energetic and conscientious
  • Able to work in a fast-pace Food Manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work rotating continental shift schedule- 2 weeks days and 2 weeks night (7-7)
  • Schedule subject to change under managements discretion
  • High School Diploma / G.E.D
  • Clear criminal background check (or has received a pardon)



  • Mechanical aptitude to troubleshoot and make minor adjustments to equipment
  • Previous experience in industrial cleaning role would be an asset


Physical Requirements

  •  Able to climb ladders and stools, work at varying heights  
  • Lifting up to 50lbs
  • Standing, Walking, Reaching & Stooping for extended periods of time
  • Frequently pushing, pulling, bending, flexing, extending and turning


Work Environment

  • Employee must be able to work in cold, wet, hot, dusty, slippery, loud and close space for extended period of time. The employee must be able to work in high areas


What we can offer you!

  • Competitive wages
  • $2000 Sign-On Bonus
  • Comprehensive company paid health and dental benefits
  • Company RPP – enrollment upon hire
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • Employee programs including tuition reimbursement and paid parental leave
  • Fun social events throughout the year, including BBQs, ice cream days, employee baseball games, and Christmas parties







Aspire Bakeries is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.