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City & State: 

Ancaster, ON, CA, L9G 3L1

L9G 3L1
Job Category:  Bakery Operations
L9G 3L1

ARYZTA is a global baking company with a Passion for Good Food. We provide our retail and foodservice customers with a portfolio of bakery solutions so they can deliver memorable, delicious food to consumers. With operations in the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, ARYZTA has become a global leader in the baked goods industry and one of the largest specialty bakery companies in the world. Our leading bakery brands in North America include La Brea Bakery®, Otis Spunkmeyer®, and Oakrun Farm Bakery®. We have 58 state-of-the-art bakeries and kitchens around the globe, with 20 of those in North America, and are committed to driving innovation, predicting upcoming consumer trends and flavors, and exceeding our customers’ expectations. The Americas team champions the values of Integrity, Ownership, Customer Focus, Creativity and Care to help us deliver on People Safety, Food Safety, Quality and Collaboration.

Job Title

  • Sanitor 


  • Sanitation

Reporting to

  • Sanitation Leadhand and Sanitation Supervisor

Position Purpose

To clean and sanitize equipment, floors, structures, walls, tools, utensil, etc

Key Accountabilities

To ensure the bakery is well maintained at all times.


  • Perform all Sanitation duties and functions assigned by the sanitation lead hand, Sanitation Supervisor and Sanitation Manager
  • Use or wear the required equipment, protective devices and clothing
  • Following the SOP’s set out, clean, wash and sanitize equipment
  • Following the sanitation control program the Sanitor “ B “ will be responsible of the wash-up and sanitizing of all equipment, tools, walls, structures, utensils, floors and all other areas of ARYZTA.
  • Maintain good housekeeping practices at all times
  • Bale cardboard and plastic for recycling
  • Complete all pre-operational sheets that are required
  • Complete and sign all Sanitation work orders
  • Participate in all C.I.T and H & S team meetings
  • Attend training sessions set out by ARYZTA 
  • Assist fellow employees where needed
  • Assist in training new and current employees
  • Once equipment is washed and sanitized, move the equipment back to it’s location
  • Perform and complete other assigned duties handed out by the Lead hand, Supervisor, or Manager
  • Work in compliance with the ARYZTA's Health & Safety Policies
  • Perform and complete other assigned duties as assigned by the Manufacturing Manager and Sanitation Manager                          
  • Adhere to all applicable job procedures as outlined in SOP manual
  • Adhere to GMPs and Health and Safety rules as outlined in employee handbook
    • Keep work area clean and clear of hazards
    • Report any unsafe conditions, incidents or injuries to supervisor immediately
    • Use all prescribed personal protective equipment
  • Ensure GMP’s and safe food handling practices are being followed
    • All tools to be cleaned and maintained in good repair. Report any broken, damaged, or missing tools to your supervisor. Do not discard any damaged or broken tools.
    • Follow all GMPs including maintaining personal hygiene, handwashing/sanitizing hands, clean up spills (ie: ingredients, water, debris and wood)
    • Report any foreign material findings to your supervisor
    • As part of food security, report any unusual people or behaviours to your supervisor


Skills, Experience & Qualifications

  • Lock out and Tag out training
  • WHMIS Training
  • GMP training
  • Walkie Operator Training and Certification
  • Genie and Fall Arrest Training and Certification
  • Chemical Handling Training and Certification
  • Admiral 40 and 32 Floor Cleaner Training
  • Meet audit, customer, and regulatory requirements for cleaning


Education, Technical Qualifications, Experience and Competencies Proficiency Level



  • N/A



  • High school diploma or equivalent


Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The majority of work in the bakery requires employees to stand on their feet for the entire  8-12 hour shift
  • Physical demands may also include reaching, bending, walking, lifting (up to a maximum of  50lbs) and performing repetitive actions
  • Please refer to the PDA for all physical requirements of this position


Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • ARYZTA Limited is a 24 hour/ 7 day manufacturing operation
  • The temperature of the environment within the production area can range from 58 - 80 degrees farenheight depending on the department  
  • The production areas are often loud, exceeding 85 decibels, due to the machinery that is running; earplugs are required to be worn while in the bakery at all times
  • Depending on postion, some employees may be exposed to dust; dust masks and respirators are available if required

We thank each applicant for taking the time and effort to submit your resume, however, only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted. Our organization is committed to promoting the independence, dignity, integration, and equality of opportunity of persons with disabilities by ensuring the accessibility of our facilities and services. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process. Applicants need to make their required accommodations known in advance.