Full Time Set Up Technician AM/PM



Full Time Set Up Technician AM/PM



Employment Type:



per year

Job Description:

Dessert Holdings is a leading baked goods platform providing premium layer cakes, cheesecakes, brownies, bars, and other desserts to the retail in-store bakery ("ISB") and foodservice channels on a largely private label basis. We are a rapidly growing company comprised of The Original Cakerie (acq. December 2015), Lawler's Foods (acq. July 2016), and Atlanta Cheesecake Company (acq. January 2018). We are poised for continued growth by bringing high-quality products to both retail grocery and foodservice across North America. Led by a senior team with strong company pedigrees and experience driving improvement - we have exciting opportunities to be a part of this high performance, growth-focused organization.

We are looking to hire Full Time Set Up AM/PM to join our production team in the AM/PM shift at our Delta,BC facility. Our Mixers follow strict recipes and procedures and use computerized equipment to batch and mix ingredients for cake production.


The Original Cakerie is Canada's leading and largest privately-owned frozen dessert manufacturer. We are a growing company with over 750 employees. Along with the continued expansion and product line growth, the most important ingredient in our continued success has been our people.

Duties include:

  • Equipment set up and troubleshooting adjustments, to keep products within standard and the line running at or above required performance.
  • Maintaining the required hygiene standards of the equipment and the facility, consistent with GMP standards and Master Sanitation Schedules.
  • Daily management of the facility's wastewater treatment system.
  • Removing waste from the production areas as needed.
  • Safe use, storage and maintenance of all company supplied cleaning equipment and materials.
  • Supporting contract cleaning and maintenance services when necessary.
  • Maintaining all BRC Audit Paperwork and other required documentation as may be required.
  • Liaising with appropriate staff throughout the shift to ensure continuous process and quality standards.
  • Supporting line staff on day-to-day basis for general troubleshooting/problem solving/conflict resolution.
  • Adhering to safety, quality and performance standards.
  • Supporting training and continuous learning activities within the department.

Candidates should possess:

  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to work with all chemical cleaning agents including fungicides and possible insecticides.
  • Excellent attendance record, demonstrating reliability.
  • Analytical and creative problem solving skills, focusing on the root causes and not the symptoms.
  • Strong initiative to achieve results.
  • Ability to perform some heavy lifting, climb stairs, navigate around manufacturing equipment, and work with a sense of urgency.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills; a team player.
  • Ability to work with limited or no supervision.
  • Experience using computers and HMI panels.


Schedules are based on operational needs and flexibility is required for scheduling purposes.

The successful applicant will be expected to achieve:

Proficiency in the proper set-up and maintenance of all equipment.

Forklift & safety harness certificates.

Note: Candidates will be required to complete a skills evaluation for mechanical aptitude.

What We Offer:

Pay Rate : $21.67

This position offers extended health benefits, as well as company contribution pension plan

We thank you in advance for your interest in The Original Cakerie. Due to volume, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note: On the spot interviews are not currently happening. Please apply online on our website and you will be contacted within 3 business days if shortlisted.

COVID-19 considerations:
We have implemented temperature screening, face masks and face shields. All PPE provided by the company! we are operating safely according to Provincial and Federal Health guidelines

Company Info
Dessert Holdings - Canada

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