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Summer Student -Pouch Production Assistant

Summer Student - Laminating/Pouch Production Assistant

 The term for summer student employment will be approximately May until end of August. Summer wage is $18.00 per hour. Applicants must be able to work rotating shifts (see schedule at bottom of posting).

Reporting to the Supervisor/Leadhand and under direction of the Operator, the Assistant will assist with the safe and effective operation of manufacturing equipment in their assigned department. Responsibilities include ensuring that established production targets related to product quality, output, and waste are consistently achieved.  


  • Assist with both the simple and regular routine maintenance of the equipment under the direction of the Operators or Supervisor. 
  • Conduct routine safety, quality, and housekeeping checks as outlined by the Company. 
  • Ensure all department documentation and paperwork is completed correctly. 
  • Operate forklift equipment and material handling equipment when required.
  • Promote teamwork, cooperation, and effective communication within the department and Company.
  • Interact with all levels of the operation in support of process improvement activities.
  • Perform duties and responsibilities in a manner compliant with ISO 9001 standards and the SQF Code.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent required.
  • Previous related work experience preferred.
  • Good aptitude for machines; ability to learn and work with machinery.
  • Experience with hand tools, including tape measures.
  • Dependable and able to work rotating shifts (8 or 12 hour shift rotations).
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, with minimal supervision. 
  • Must be able to work entire summer term from May to end of August. 


The following departments work 8 hour shift rotations: Laminating/Pouch
Sample shift schedule is as follows:

Week 1 - Monday to Friday 7:00 - 3:00 (days)
Week 2 - Monday to Friday 23:00 - 7:00 (nights)
Week 3 - Monday to Friday 3:00 - 23:00 (afternoons)
Week 4 - Repeat rotation starting at week 1

Qualified individuals are invited to apply at by April 14, 2023.

Winpak offers competitive salary and benefit packages as well as excellent opportunities for professional growth and development based upon the global location of the available position.

Qualified individuals are invited to submit a resume and salary expectations by April 14, 2023 to:

100 Saulteaux Crescent, Winnipeg MB, R3J 3T3, Email:, Fax: (204) 831-2294

Winpak is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. Pre-employment drug/alcohol/background screening may be required based on facility location.

Although we appreciate all applicants, only qualified applicants will be considered for interviews.