• Full Time
  • Windsor

Kraft Heinz Company

General information All posting locations: Leamington, Ontario, Canada Date Published: 28-Mar-2024 Ref #: R-80922 Description & Requirements Job Description The Agriculture Assistant is responsible for supporting activities of the Heinz Seed breeding program located in Leamington Ontario, including but not limited to seeding, transplanting, plot and greenhouse upkeep, field sampling/data collection, seed harvesting, hybrid crossing and other seasonal and general duties in the Leamington winter greenhouse. Responsibilities: Perform greenhouse crop upkeep tasks including pruning, clipping, and tying up of plants. Assist in tomato hybrid crossing in the greenhouse and field Assist in seasonal operational tasks, such as seeding, transplanting, weed control, harvesting tomatoes for testing and seed and data collection. Cleaning of Greenhouse and designated work area Report signs of insect or disease damage. Assist in special projects, as needed. Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Prior agriculture experience is a plus. Proficient in utilizing a computer to complete various aspects of the job, including working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, i.e., Word, Excel, etc. Ability to analyze, solve problems, organize, communicate effectively, perform duties as requested and work as a team are required in this position. Possesses a high level of detail and accuracy. Ability to work outdoors for extended periods of time under different weather conditions. Must have valid driver’s license, as you may drive a company vehicle. Legally eligible to work in Canada. Working Conditions Seasonal repetitive Tasks Physically demanding Bending, crunching, kneeling About Us Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We’re on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company. Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We’re proud of where we’ve been – and even more thrilled about where we’re headed – as we nourish the world and lead the future of food. Why Us We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins – and our failures – as we work together to lead the future of food. Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we’re growing something great here at Kraft Heinz. Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer that prohibits discrimination or harassment of any type. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require an accommodation to participate in the job application or hiring process should contact NATAI@kraftheinz.com.

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