Maple Leaf Job Fair

Join us! Meet directly with the Human Resources Team from Maple Leaf Foods. Register in advance to schedule your private interview!

Thursday, October 13 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Job Gym – 210 King Street, St. Catharines


Tuesday, October 18 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Job Gym – 225 East Main Street, Welland

Register in advance to schedule your private interview!




COVID-19 Safety Measures:

Maple Leaf Foods is committed to ensuring the health and safety of all our employees.  As part of this commitment, we have adopted a number of COVID-19 safety measures, including a requirement for all employees to be fully vaccinated and to show proof of vaccination.  In keeping with this policy, successful candidates will need to provide proof of vaccination prior to the commencement of employment.  We will of course consider accommodations for anyone unable to be vaccinated following human rights and other applicable laws.

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Walk in applicants will be seen based on time of arrival and when interview slots are available.  Advance registration is recommended to prevent wait times and to guarantee an interview.

What are we hiring for?

  • General Labourers
  • Semi-Skilled Labourers
  • Skilled Labourers
  • Forklift Operators
  • Skilled Trades

What we have to offer you?

  • Transportation available at a central pick-up point in St. Catharines and Welland for the 2:30 PM and 3:30 PM shift 
  • Earn up to $22/hour for General Labour and up to $23.35/hour for semi-Skilled roles (includes base rate and production bonus potential)
  • Earn up to $40/hour for single ticket and $42.06/hour for dual ticket Skilled Trades
  • Retention bonus payable in December of up $1,000 for Operations
  • Day and afternoon shifts available
  • Afternoon and night shift premiums available
  • Opportunity for overtime
  • Benefits available approx. 2 months after start date
  • Pension
  • Progression wage increases
  • Perks and discounts on entertainment, travel, attractions, shopping, sports and more
  • All PPE is provided to employees (hard hat, boots, jacket, etc.)
  • Shifts do not rotate
  • Support of a union
  • Highly automated and fast paced learning environment
  • Opportunities for growth and training development
  • Trans Cab Service and Conventional Bus Service is provided through HSR