Are you hungry to innovate? To do things differently? To work with a company that’s real, thoughtful and very forward-thinking?

Meet Riverside. We are an organic, “better for you” snack company, manufacturing award-winning, nutritious, allergen-free snacks. Your kids know us as MadeGood, tasty school-safe snacks. Your workout buddies grab GoodTo Go Keto certified bars. And your pup begs for a Cookie Pal treat, our human-grade, vegan dog treats.

At Riverside, we make delicious snacks that are good in every way. From our ingredients to our manufacturing practices, we’ve raised every bar on every aspect. We’re friendly and focused on creating foods that are good for you and good to the planet as well. Riverside Natural Foods is B-Corp certified, Triple-Bottom Line, Zero Waste, and Canadian owned and operated.

Come work with a new Canadian leader! We value teamwork, humility, respect, ownership, adaptability, passion and fun. Our amazing culture is reflected in our recent employee engagement score of 92%!

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We continue to grow and today are looking for a committed, talented, star to join our team as our Maintenance Technician.

Position Summary/Objective:
As a Maintenance Technician, you enhance the company’s performance by improving the overall effectiveness of manufacturing equipment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate and uphold Riverside’s Core Values
  • Understand and lead compliance with both Health and Safety and Food Safety practices
  • Inspect, maintain adjust and repair food processing equipment and machinery to ensure they’re always in proper working order.
  • Maintenance activities are to meet the required standards of precise highly automated equipment and Maintenance Team members are required to be responsive to production needs and equipment failures.
  • Independently conduct the following assigned activities:
  • Test and observe equipment and machinery using tools such as voltmeters and other testing devices to diagnose malfunctions and make repairs as needed.
  • Ability to work independently without supervision and meet tight deadlines
  • Prepare mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Record all maintenance and repair services performed, keep track of all materials and parts used during the repair process.
  • Ability to mentor, train, and oversee activities completed by Junior Technicians
  • Suggest and implement continuous improvement projects to improve equipment performance
  • Other related duties as assigned
    • Equipment set up and changeover
    • Preventative and reactive maintenance
    • Facilities renovation and maintenance

Reporting Relationships

  • This position reports directly to the Maintenance Supervisor

Key Performance Indicators

  • Preventative Maintenance Schedule Attainment
  • Line OEE
  • # Training Courses Completed

Education & Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in maintenance and/or technical field
  • Completed courses in electrical/controls theory
  • Completed all courses in Level 1 of the Riverside Technician Training Program
  • Flexibility to work afternoons and weekends

Skills and Abilities

  • Desire to learn and take initiative
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Adapt quickly and effectively to change

What We Offer:

  • MadeGood and GoodTo Go products at employee prices
  • Health, Dental, and Vision benefits and Long-Term Disability insurance with all premiums paid by the company
  • RSP matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Values-based leadership
  • Fun activities such as Family Day at Canada’s Wonderland, Canada Day Celebration, Escape Room and more!

How to Apply:

If you have the commitment to excellence, the energy, the attitude and experience we need in addition to being a core values fit, then please submit your resume to careers(AT)riversidenaturals with the subject line Maintenance Technician or click the apply button!

Riverside Natural Foods is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you have a disability and require accommodation in the interview process, please let us know when you apply.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to volume, please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

No agencies please.