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%!

You can learn more about us at www.madegoodfoods.com.

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

Position Summary/Objective:

This position has a positive impact on the company by developing new packaging formats and ensuring the accuracy of packaging data

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Exhibit and protect Riverside’s Core Values
  • Work closely with cross functional team (Marketing, Product R&D, Production, Supply Chain, etc) and lead the development of packaging components from concept to implementation
      o Coordinate plant trials to test packaging materials on commercial scale packaging lines and Coordinate packaging tests, such as compression and ship tests
  • Create and maintain packaging specs
  • Create and maintain finished product specs
  • Troubleshoot issues related to packaging materials; coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to remedy the issue and make plans to prevent future occurrence
  • More duties as the individual develops and gains experience

    Reporting Relationships

    The position reports directly to the Senior Packaging Engineer

    Qualifications

    • Enjoy working in a team and in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to work independently and prioritize workload
    • Science or Engineering degrees are preferred
    • 1 year of packaging development work experience, especially film, carton and display shelf development experiences
    • 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment

    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 Packaging Engineer 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.