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Plant Operator

Peterborough, ON
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Noblegen is an advanced ingredients company that produces unique proteins and oils for the healthy living industry. Noblegen's proprietary technology creates high-quality ingredients from one of nature's oldest microorganisms. Noblegen's ingredients are sustainable, non-GMO, cost-effective, and easily customized. Our dynamic team is comprised of innovative visionaries and experienced professionals, unified in their ambitions to transform the healthy living industry. With a purpose to make a positive impact on people and the planet through science, Noblegen is redefining the future of food.

Job Duties:

  • Maintain safe and clean work environment at all times, ensuring compliance with established plant policies and procedures, GMP and OHSA
  • Report unsafe conditions, suggest improvements and participate in investigations
  • Safe operation of process and mobile equipment, following plant SOP’s, LOTO
  • Operation of plant process equipment using DCS
  • Documentation (paper and computerized)
  • Identification and problem-solving using methods such as Fishbone and 5-WHY
  • Routine maintenance of equipment, troubleshooting and repair
  • Equipment and facility sanitation
  • General labor including cleaning, material handling, packaging, shipping/receiving, etc.
  • Start-up and shut-down of 30 hp boilers (*if certified) and other equipment

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Able to work shift-work, including weekends
  • Able to lift 50 lbs, carry out physical work
  • Computer literate- word processing, spreadsheets, windows
  • Excellent organizational skills- able to organise and prioritize
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Minimum of 3 years hands-on experience working as an operator/technician preferably in a production environment
  • Grade 12 diploma, or equivalent
  • Possess or willing to obtain forklift certification
  • Results oriented, able to work as part of a functional team
  • High School Diploma or equivalent with grade 12 Chemistry (preferred)


  • Experience operating processes through a HMI, DCS
  • Post-secondary education
  • Experience in food production environment
  • Familiar with GMP and ISO
  • Apple (macOS), Google Sheets and Docs

If you fit these requirements, please submit your resume.

Salary: Negotiable based on experience

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