Sanitation Lead

HelloFresh, Mississauga, Ontario

Delivering great recipes and fresh ingredients to your home each week

At HelloFresh, we want to change the way people eat forever by offering our customers high quality food and recipes for different meal occasions. Over the past 10 years, we've seen this mission spread around the world and beyond our wildest dreams. Now, we are a global food solutions group and the world's leading meal kit company, active in 17 countries across 3 continents. So, how did we do it? Our weekly boxes full of exciting recipes and fresh ingredients have blossomed into a community of customers looking for delicious, healthy and sustainable options. The HelloFresh Group now includes our core brand, HelloFresh, as well as: GreenChef, EveryPlate, Chef's Plate, Factor, and Youfoodz.

About the Role

The Sanitation Lead will assist the FSQA Manager in overseeing the sanitation process in all aspects, ensuring that the site/facility remains clean and tidy, and conforms to all the required sanitation standards.

The Sanitation Lead will ensure cleaning and sanitation of the site as per Master Sanitation Schedule and is responsible to coordinate unscheduled/scheduled cleaning activities; and provide coaching and guidance to workers on the Sanitation team, stepping in as needed to ensure maximum productivity.

What you will be doing:

The Sanitation Team Lead will be: 

  • Overseeing, training and supervising a team of sanitation associates, inhouse and third party contractor
  • Maintaining detailed and organized reports regarding sanitation metrics and deviations
  • Reporting progress and issues to the FSQA Manager, follows up on any sanitation issues
  • Point-of-contact for sanitation staff and Operations supervisors
  • Ensuing adequate sanitation supplies (tools & chemicals) & orders supplies as required
  • Organizing cleaning schedules with Operations, FSQA and contractor
  • work with team members and perform varying tasks, is responsible for following and enforcing all safety, GMP and safety / PPE and hygiene policies & procedures
  • Maintaining proper function of sanitation equipment and personal protective equipment (PPE), as well as, assuring the adequate inventories of PPE are kept available at all times
  • Creating and revising SSOPs based on facility equipment and infrastructure
  • Cleaning and sanitizing all equipment and areas of work inside the facility
  • Ensuing that our waste streams are disposed of as per instruction and training
  • Assisting other team members in Sanitation duties when necessary
  • Working safely with chemicals being used
  • Other duties as assigned

At a minimum, you have: 

  • High School Diploma 
  • 1-2 years of Lead or Supervisory experience
  • 1-2 years experience in Sanitation or Janitorial role in food facilities including chemical handling and titrations is preferred
  • Able to work weekends, flexible schedule
  • Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure
  • Ability to work in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time and regular stooping, squatting, bending, twisting, and walking
  • Leadership skills and foster team cooperation for a large group of employees
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Sheets preferred
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize multiple assignments while meeting deadlines

What you’ll get in return:

  • Competitive salary and health benefits
  • 75% discount on HelloFresh or ChefsPlate weekly box subscription
  • High impact work to help feed thousands of families in Canada
  • Opportunity to learn and grow
  • Work with a hard-working and supportive team

If this sounds like you, please click the "Apply Now" button. If this role doesn't quite match what you're looking for, but you'd like to know more about joining the HelloFresh team, please visit our Jobs page to view our other vacancies. We'd love to hear from you!

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

The health and safety of all staff members at HelloFresh is our top priority. As such, we are committed to taking every reasonable precaution to protect the health and well-being of our employees against the risks of COVID-19. 

Full vaccination against COVID-19 is proven to be a safe and effective tool in protecting our health and our communities. In support of this, we have adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy requiring all staff members to be fully vaccinated in order to access the office or to attend a HelloFresh sanctioned event located outside of the office. 

About HelloFresh

We believe that sharing a meal brings people of all identities, backgrounds, and cultures together. We are committed to celebrating all dimensions of diversity in the workplace equally and ensuring that everyone feels a sense of inclusion and belonging. We also aim to extend this commitment to the partners we work with and the communities we serve. We are constantly listening, learning, and evolving to deliver on these principles. We are proud of our collaborative culture. Our diverse employee population enables us to connect with our customers and turn their feedback into meaningful action - from developing new recipes to constantly improving our process of getting dinner to our customers’ homes. Our culture attracts top talent with shared values and forms the foundation for a great place to work!

At HelloFresh, we embrace diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of an individual's race, national origin, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, marital status or any other protected characteristic under applicable law, whether actual or perceived. As part of the Company’s commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations, up to the point of undue hardship, to candidates at any stage, including to individuals with disabilities.

We want to do adapt our processes and create a safe space that welcomes everyone so please let us know how we can accommodate our process. In case you have any accessibility requirements you can share that with us in the application form.

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About HelloFresh

HelloFresh is a multinational meal delivery service with a presence in several Western European and North American countries, as well as Australia. The company was founded in 2011 in Berlin by Dominik Richter, Thomas Griesel and Jessica Nilsson.

Want to learn more about HelloFresh? Visit HelloFresh's website.