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Careers

Working @ Amga

At Amga, we care about who you are. We need more than a pair of hands; we’re looking for someone who will thrive with our team. Above all, we want someone who’s committed and mature. Someone who’ll stay and grow as a member of our close-knit team.

Beyond that, the person we’re looking for is:

  • Punctual – you’re here and ready to work at the start of the day.
  • Reliable – when you say you’ll do something, it gets done every time.
  • Positive – you’re an upbeat person who builds up the energy of those around you.
  • A go getter – everything you’ll do is by hand. You love working hard, pushing the pace, and striving for efficiency.

The atmosphere here is positive and easy going. We all work hard, but we don’t nickel and dime you on breaks, or micro-manage your every move. If you work hard and you’re a good teammate, you’ll be trusted to do your job. We’re a small operation, so career growth here looks different than it might for a huge company. We will help get you trained or licensed in several skills and for the right person, there will be opportunities to grow into other positions, including management.

These are full-time, permanent position working in our 20,000 square foot facility in Ville St. Laurent.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply online. We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.

Want to join our team?  Click on the job title below for a full description!

BUTCHER

DRIVER

Are you an organized person that enjoy communicating with people, and has the stamina and physical fitness to lift heavy items in and out of delivery trucks? We are looking for a Driver with excellent customer service skills to make prompt and courteous deliveries of customer orders. Drivers work as part of the warehouse operations team, delivering products from our warehouse to our customers. Starting salary is 38 000$ (with 6 months experience). Drivers work a full-time schedule, Monday through Friday, daytime hours. This job often requires early starts and timely delivery is essential. Aside from loading and unloading deliveries, it will also be your responsibility to ensure that the truck and any associated equipment remain clean, tidy, and in good working order.

Qualifications

  • Class 3 (asset) or Class 5 AZ license
  • Excellent driving record (written proof to be provided upon request)
  • 2+ years driving experience
  • Fluent in French and English
  • Knowledge of the Montreal area & surroundings
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
Apply Now!

GENERAL LABOURER (POULTRY)

Are you one of those people who loves being active, and can’t sit still? Are you a hard worker who’s looking for stability and a chance for career growth? We’re looking for a reliable labourer to join our team. Starting wage will vary, according to your level of experience. You’ll work 45 hours per week, with five hours paid at a rate of time and a half. You’ll never be asked to work overnight or on weekends.

The primary role of a general labourer is to process and pack chicken. There are three different stations that you’ll rotate through every day: cutting and deboning, bagging, and packing the chicken in boxes. This rotation will give your day a good amount of variety. The production manager will direct you in terms of where you’ll work, and when, based on the day’s demand.

It’s all physically active work, so you’ll be standing and/or moving all day. It’s also in a cold warehouse, so we’ll outfit you the proper gear to make sure you stay warm.

Qualifications

  • Fluent in French and English (written and verbal)
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
  • Able to stand for extended periods
  • Experience working in a factory or warehouse (an asset)
  • Experience in meat or poultry (an asset)
  • Forklift license (an asset)
Apply Now!

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

Are you a highly motivated and target driven individual with a proven track record in sales? We are looking for a Sales Representative to help us grow our business in the territory of Montreal, and the surrounding areas.

We’re a small operation, so career growth here looks different than it might for a huge company. Instead of climbing a corporate ladder, we’ll help you’ll grow in expertise and influence. You can build a lucrative and meaningful career with us.

As an AMGA Sales Rep, you will present, promote and sell products from our extensive catalog to restaurants, grocery stores, hotels, rest homes, hospitals and other establishments. You’ll begin by learning our products, pricing, and operations. With that as your foundation, you will use a variety of inside and outside sales techniques (cold calls and visiting prospective clients in the field) to develop new business leads and expand our client base. We will also count on you to develop and maintain positive relationships with our current and future customer base.

We know that your success means overall success for our team, so we’ll set you up with everything you need. You’ll be provided with a car to do client visits in the lower Quebec region. The operation is in one facility, so you’ll always have the people or resources you need at your fingertips.

We’re looking for more than the right experience; we’re looking for someone who will thrive with our team. You’ll be the right fit here if you are:

  • Driven - you come to work eager to make a difference, and hungry to learn.
  • Organized – you’re disciplined when keeping track of clients, leads, pricing and processes.
  • Reliable – when you say you’ll do something, it gets done every time.
  • Positive – you’re an upbeat person who builds up the energy of those around you

Qualifications

  • A minimum of two (2) years account experience in food service sales, knowledge of meats, poultry or seafood would be an asset
  • Excellent command of French and English (verbal and written)
  • Proven ability to develop a pipeline of new business within a territory
  • Driven and able to work autonomously
  • Attentive to details, tight organizational and time management skills
  • Confident and persuasive
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Experience using MS Office, especially Excel
  • Experience using ERP software
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
Apply Now!

CUSTOMER SERVICE REP/OFFICE ASSISTANT

Are you looking for a new administrative position in a fun and fast-paced environment? Are you bilingual and have experience in customer service? We are looking for a Customer Service Rep / Office Assistant that is a team player with a positive attitude who can also work well on their own

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in office administrative work
  • Creative thinker with the desire to help organize and run the framework of a dynamic office environment
  • Excellent organizational skills; ability to work collaboratively under deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written in English and French (Greek is an asset)
  • A team player with a positive attitude who can also work on their own
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Independent decision maker
  • Strong attention to detail, coupled with the ability to multi-task and work independently
  • Self-motivated, adaptable, responsible, and a quick learner
  • Bilingual in English and French, verbal and written.
  • Basic understanding of databases
  • High school degree
  • Knowledge on meat and poultry products is an asset

TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Basic receptionist work, answering/replying/screening incoming calls/emails and routing them appropriately
  • Ability to help client from beginning to end
  • Record orders and enter them into computer system
  • Completing assigned projects, as needed (phone system, etc)
  • Content writing for social media is a plus
  • Open new product codes using information collected from correct
  • Open and maintain customer accounts using information provided
  • Update existing data in Master (ex: update terms per client, missing information, company numbers, delete old accounts, etc)
  • Analyze the data for errors (ex: use Mitrace to spot check PO’s current pricing, missing cost prices, missing min and max, client specs, activate emails, etc)
  • Reporting problems with the data
  • Invoicing orders and helping in store clients
  • Scanning various documents provided (sales journals, paid suppliers’ invoices, applications, etc)
  • Create and distribute monthly newsletter
  • Help plan office events
  • Update monthly phone numbers lists
  • Enter the deductions per correct client
  • Check all current accounts’ business company numbers for accuracy
  • Courtesy calls to existing clients and administer to sales rep
  • Complete other tasks assigned by office manager

TOOLS AND TECHNOLOGY

  • Microsoft Office including Excel and Word
  • Traceability system (MI-TRACE)
  • Credit Card terminal use
  • Accounting software (Master Accountant, ERP)
  • E-mail
  • Fax and Printers

COMPETENCIES REQUIRED

  • Ability to use a variety of software applications– Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel and database management
  • Organization skills in order to effectively perform many tasks- Organizing files and handle incoming communication and mail, prioritize, create a daily-to-do list, handle urgent matters immediately
  • Friendliness – Being ready to greet clients with a smile, handle questions, orders and complaints
  • Respect amongst all peers
  • Remain positive, flexible and productive through changes, transitions and difficult situations
  • Ability to interact with supervisors as well as fellow staff
Apply Now!