Pure Hothouse Foods, is a premier grower and marketer of high quality greenhouse grown products to retail and food-service partners throughout North America and marketed under the Pure Flavor® brand.

With a dedicated, energetic and highly skilled workforce, we believe our employees make the difference. We offer our employees the opportunity to advance their careers in our progressive, vibrant organization.

Job Summary:

The Packaging Coordinator works within the Purchasing Department and how it relates to the negotiating, ordering and managing of the packaging inventories for the entire company. Occasional travel maybe required.


  • Count inventory at multiple locations and analyze for order requirements
  • Prepare, submit and track purchase orders for packaging, janitorial and other supplies as required
  • Prepare and coordinate items for transfer between warehouses
  • Review repack entries and verify appropriate packaging is allocated and costs are applied
  • Update Product ID’s and packaging recipes as needed
  • Follow all traceability protocols and adhere to FIFO principles
  • Ensure new and existing packaging suppliers provide all necessary Food Safety documentation and maintain/update database
  • Maintain spreadsheet data as directed
  • Assist with sourcing and testing of new packaging materials
  • Assist in vendor selection, RFQ’s and analysis
  • Assist in month end and year end procedures
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Post Secondary Education
  • Accounting background or experience (an asset)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Superior analytical and planning skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Proficient computer skills in all Microsoft Office Suite applications
  • Famous software experience (an asset)
  • Knowledge of GMP’s, Health and Food Safety protocols (an asset)
  • Valid Passport (an asset)

Working Conditions:

  • Monday – Friday (8am – 5pm), Alternate Saturdays (8am – noon)
  • Overtime as required
  • Refrigerated environment
  • Standing and/or sitting for prolonged periods
  • Ability to lift 50LBS
  • Shared office setting

*additional/altered hours may be required during the training period.*

Physical Requirements:

  • Specific vision capabilities and math skills required; employee is to work in front of a computer, sitting for prolonged periods required

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career opportunity, submit your resume to us today!

Pure Hothouse Foods is committed to providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Please contact the Human Resources department if an accommodation is required.

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Posted on: February 25, 2019


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