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BASF Seed Process Operator (8 month Contract) in Lethbridge, Alberta

You can be part of an inclusive team of diverse talent and character. In this diversity lies our greatest strength.

BASF Canada Inc. is a world leader providing growers with innovative products and solutions for agriculture and environmental health. Growers depend on BASF Canada Inc. Seeds Division to supply a comprehensive selection of insecticides, fungicides, herbicides and seed systems. At BASF Canada Inc., our team’s commitment and dedication to Canadian agriculture is second to none.

We provide a work environment where you will be working with the best people in the industry. Our goal is to provide interesting and challenging work while at the same time have fun and celebrate successes.

We have immediate openings for full-time seasonal positions :

SEED PROCESS OPERATOR – We have open positons in Seed Cleaning, Seed Treating & Packaging and Warehouse.

Located in Lethbridge, AB and reporting to the Department Supervisor, you will work within a team environment to ensure the efficient, effective and safe operation of all equipment employed for the cleaning, treating and packaging of canola seed.

As the successful candidate, you will possess mechanical aptitude and have experience in a processing or manufacturing facility. You will be self-motivated with strong interpersonal skills, a positive teamwork attitude and the ability to work independently.

This is an excellent opportunity for team oriented individuals looking for full-time seasonal employment from August until April.

You will be provided with:

  • A team environment that celebrates success

  • Competitive compensation

  • On the job training

  • An award-winning work environment


  • Grade 12 Diploma

  • Experience in a production environment is an asset

  • Computer literate with demonstrated flexibility in learning

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, to maintain harmony and morale on the plant floor on a daily basis

  • Ability to solve problems and resolve difficult situations as equipment or production delays requires some independent judgment / problem solving skills

  • Good work ethic and ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Reliable and punctual

  • Being able to provide clear, concise general instructions for team effectiveness and productivity requires proficient English skills

  • Able to follow set standards and procedures in a safe manner


  • This position may require participation in a shift rotation with other Seed Process Operators

  • Availability to work 40 hours/week on a regular schedule and various shift schedules (24 hour operations)

  • Team members must be willing to work overtime shifts if possible when required by business needs during peak periods.

  • Transportation is required, as our site is not accessible by Lethbridge Transit

  • Please note that this position requires the ability to work at heights, wear a dust mask, lift loads up to 30kg and work in ambient temperature environments.

  • All successful applicants will be required to complete a criminal background check and provide references.


Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: G-APU/CO-Canola Supply Lethbridge-63021919

Title: Seed Process Operator (8 month Contract)

Location: CAN-AB-Lethbridge

Requisition ID: 1902302