Kensington Park Holding Olymel Job Fair

September 10, 2013
By Bob Peters

Cornwall Ontario – Olymel, the Canadian leader in the production and distribution of pork and poultry products is growing its Cornwall operations. The company is hiring for a number of full time, permanent positions and has enlisted Kensington Park Recruitment to hold a job fair this Thursday September 12.

“Kensington Park Recruitment is delighted to have been given the opportunity to work with Olymel, one of Cornwall’s best employers to recruit for a number of key positions,” said John Parsons. “We are hoping to meet qualified  candidates interested in a career with the industry leader in its field.”

The job fair is being held at Kensington Park Recruitment’s new offices located at 3304 Second St East (between Campbell and Education in the Cornwall Business Park). Interested applicants are invited to attend from 10am to 7pm on Thursday 12th September.

Some of the great positions available are:

  • Production Supervisors
  • Quality Assurance Technicians
  • Shipping / Invoice clerks
  • Refrigeration Operators
  • Maintenance Journeymen (Electrician, Millwright)
  • Maintenance Supervisors

“We’re excited about the prospect of meeting interested job seekers and will be conducting initial interviews onsite,” added Mr. Parsons. “Be sure to bring an updated copy of your resume.”

Olymel is currently completing a major expansion of its plant in Cornwall. The company is investing $37 million in the expansion of its food processing facilities, and will add 70,000 square feet to the existing space.

If you would like any further details please do not hesitate in contacting Kensington Park Recruitmen by phone at 613-936-0222 or by email at

About Olymel

Olymel  is a Canadian leader in the slaughtering, processing and distribution of pork and poultry meats, with facilities in Quebec, Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick. The company employs near 10,000 persons and exports nearly half its production, mainly to the United States, Japan and Australia, as well as some sixty other countries. Its sales were over $2.3 billion last year, with a slaughtering and processing capacity of 160,000 hogs and1.7 million birds a week. The company markets its products mainly under the Olymel, Lafleur and Flamingo brands.

About Kensington Park Recruitment

Kensington Park Recruitment was born out of a belief that staffing industry clients and applicants should be better served. Owner John Parsons has a solid background in HR recruitment having worked in the industry for the past several years. You can learn more about the company here:



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