JPF 2023-04-10 Commodity Assistant

Posted on: April 25, 2023

Date: April 25, 2023

Job Title: Commodity Assistant

NOC Code: 2123


  • Assist commodity team to allocate product (All commodities: Peppers, Cucumbers & Mini cucumbers, Tomatoes (including specialties), Eggplant) as per customer specifications
  • Review incoming product for quality
  • Communicate quality concerns with commodity team and Quality Control (QC)
  • Communicate with commodity team and/or sales if cuts are being made due to shortage or quality not meeting specifications
  • Allocate product for production if the product needs to be re-worked
  • Print out and work directly from daily Famous inventory report
  • Physically tag all product for shipping; product being straight shipped and production; product needing to be repacked
  • Verify finished product based on customer specifications
  • Tag next day allocation for early trucks based on commodity team decisions
  • Review all product allocated for production and discuss quality concerns with QC department
  • Note discrepancies to Inventory Manager and QC Manager and resolve immediately to maintain live inventory


  • Attention to detail
  • Flexible schedule

Salary: 18.75

Hours of Work: Full-time, 10-hour shift, weekend availability may be required.

Location (City\Town): Leamington

On Bus Route: No

Position Requires a Personal Vehicle: No

Additional Information

  • Casual dress, Dental care, Extended health care, Life insurance

Contact:, (519) 326-0153