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Sanitation Worker - $1,000 Premium


Burnaby, BC, CA, V5B 3B3

V5B 3B3
Job Type:  Bakery Operations
V5B 3B3

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 13 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.



REPORTS TO:             

Sanitation Supervisor and/or designate.



Keep assigned equipment and area clean and ready for the next day’s production.  Know how to handle cleaning Chemicals safely with the use of protective Equipment.  Follow safe work procedures and GMP regulations.  Responsible for ensuring the proper safe and efficient operation of their duties as required.  Adhere to the duty scheduled and follow supervisory instructions as required. 



  • Work in accordance with G.M.P. (Good Manufacturing Practices) regulations.
  • Conduct safe and efficient cleaning of equipment and supplies.
  • Properly use and understand the limitations of cleaning compounds.
  • Understand and adhere to M.S.D.S. and product labels.
  • Crawl under, over and around equipment in order to clean
  • Use of High pressure gun.
  • Confined Space cleaning i.e. Silo and  Oven
  • Working in high place with Sky Jack or Ladder.
  • Working in Pan Washer, loud noise and very hot moist heat.
  • Working in heavy flour and dusty environment during general cleaning.
  • Heavy lifting of waste dough is a must.



  • Able to speak, read and write English and possess basic math skills.
  • Must be able to understand scheduling process.
  • Must be aware of the importance of the tasks to be performed (i.e. must understand importance of maintaining a clean and sanitary environment).
  • Able to do physically demanding jobs (i.e. collecting and throwing away of garbage, sweep floors, damp mop floors etc.).
  • Capable of lifting up to 36.5 kg (80 lbs.).
  • Problem solving, analyse, and identify problem areas and recommend solutions.
  • Must be willing to work all shifts.
  • Must complete WHMIS training sessions successfully.
  • Must have basic knowledge of microbiology.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Must be organised and have attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work with a minimum supervision.
  • Must be able to complete task in the assigned time.
  • Adhere to the Collective Agreement.
  • Able to work in a variety of work environment temperatures: heat from ovens and cold from freezers.
  • Must be able to do repetitive, intensive labour and physically demanding work: lifting, bending.
  • Must be willing and able to do job rotation.





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.