Olymel Recruiting for Additional 60 Positions

October 11, 2017
By Bob Peters

Cornwall, Ontario – Olymel is looking to fill 60 positions at its bacon and ham processing plant in Cornwall.

“We are looking to add 60 production workers as well as fill a number of specialized positions,” says Heather Jiujias, Human Resources Manager for Olymel. “We are happy to speak to anybody who is looking to work in a state of the art food processing facility.”

In addition to production workers, the following positions need to be filled:

  • HR Coordinator
  • H&S Coordinator
  • Millwright
  • Machinist
  • Electrician
  • 3rd class Operating Engineer
  • Environment Technician

Olymel offers wages and benefits that are competitive for the region, with a number of incentive programs that can increase earnings.

In recent years, Olymel added a continuous smokehouse and other technologies in a 70,000 sq.ft. expansion to its facility, which is located in the Cornwall Business Park. Employment has steadily grown since then, and the Cornwall plant currently employs more than 400 people.

Job Postings

A link to current Olymel job postings can be found in the Work in Cornwall section of this website.

About Olymel

Olymel is Canada’s leader in the production, processing and distribution of pork and poultry meats. The company, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2016, has made feeding the world its mission, which it pursues passionately with products of impeccable quality. The company employs close to 11,000 persons, including more than 8,000 in Quebec, and has large facilities in Ontario, Alberta, New Brunswick and Saskatchewan. Olymel exports nearly a third of its total sales, mainly to the United States, Japan and Australia, as well as over 65 other countries. Its annual sales are on the order of 3 billion dollars.
The company markets its products mainly under the Olymel, Lafleur and Flamingo brands. For additional information on the company, including available career opportunities, visit:

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