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Join the Daiya Family

We truly see ourselves as one, happy, fairly big family. And we’re always looking for people who share our passion, our vision, and our ability to make each other smile.

The Perfect Pairing

We’d describe ourselves as being inclusive, focused, and, most importantly, empathetic in everything we do. Does that sound like a good match for you? Then please inquire about available positions.

Our values.

Our mission to create a happier and healthier world starts within. These are the tenets that guide us individually and as a family.

Embracing Family

We celebrate diversity and demonstrate genuine care for one another with vulnerability, compassion and mutual trust.

Nurturing Collaboration

We create win-wins in all relationships and decision-making by working as a team with integrity, respect and a sense of urgency.

Pursuing High Performance

We relentlessly drive for exceptional results through focus, accountability and initiative.

Fueling Innovation

We continuously pursue and achieve the impossible with passion, purpose and curiosity.

Celebrating Courage

We promote a culture encouraging risk-taking, transparency and bold decisions.

Our Home
In British Columbia

Daiya Foods is proud to be a leader in deliciously dairy-, gluten- and soy-free foods. We’ve been growing since our founding in 2008, and are now headquartered in beautiful, British Columbia. Today, our company continues to expand, adding more and more passionate Daiyans located in both Canada and the United States.

Our current openings.

If you are looking to do the best work of your career, be a part of an extraordinary company and have a passion for what we do, we want to hear from you. Please send your resume and cover letter to careers@daiyafoods.com, indicating the opportunity you are applying for with the job title in the subject line.

Check out all our current opportunities below. If you do not see a current opportunity that interests you, feel free to send in your resume and cover letter as we are always on the lookout for talented individuals. Please note: currently, we are not accepting internships.

Maintenance

Industrial Electrician

The Red Seal Certified Industrial Electrician must possess fundamental and specialized knowledge and skills related to the installation and maintenance of electrical devices and components found in industrial settings. The Industrial Electrician inspects, installs, troubleshoots, repairs and services (includes calibration and preventive/predictive maintenance) electrical equipment such as motors, generators, pumps, heavy duty machines, environmental regulating systems, communication systems; and associated electrical and electronic controls for food production.

 

The Industrial Electrician is also responsible for working together with the rest of the maintenance team to complete Work Orders and follow a Preventive Maintenance Program. This position may require shift hours.

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Industrial Millwright

The Journeyman Industrial Millwright must possess fundamental and specialized knowledge and skills related to troubleshooting and providing preventative and corrective maintenance support to production lines and facilitating equipment change-over.

 

The Millwright is responsible for working together with the rest of the maintenance team to complete new projects, work orders and follow a Preventive Maintenance Program. This position requires shiftwork (rotating once a month).

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Power Engineer

Our Power Engineer plays an important role on our Maintenance team with troubleshooting and providing preventative and corrective maintenance support to production lines and facilitating equipment change-over. The Power Engineer will operate, maintain and manage the equipment in the plant. The Power Engineer plays a key role in ensuring the facility runs at optimal production levels with minimal downtime. The role works in the areas of: pressurized systems, boilers, thermal engineering, ammonia systems, fluid mechanics, technical and basic instrumentation and industrial electronics. The Power Engineer is responsible for working together with the rest of the Maintenance team to complete new projects, work orders and follow a Preventive Maintenance Program.

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Operations

Operations Coordinator

The Operations Coordinator will play a key role in the Plant Operations team working collaboratively across teams to ensure Daiya’s quality standards are enforced and maintained at all stages of the manufacturing processes, through accurate data recording and analysis. The operations coordinator will work directly with engineering, line inspectors and floor personnel to gather, capture and interpret data to drive Daiya’s operations and growth. Key skills for this role are problem-solving, data capturing/analysis and a keen interest in working collaboratively to develop new processes and improve current ones.

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Production

Production Manager

Our Production Manager provides leadership to the management and supervision of the manufacturing processes, to ensure scheduled production levels are met for each shift and high-level sanitation is complete to meet Food Safety and QA standards. The Production Manager will work with the Senior Production Manager to research and implement processes that minimize costs and waste while maximizing the highest quality production outputs.

 

The Production Manager will ensure that the manufacture of products is carried out in accordance with internal and external standards and in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices, HACCP and SQF requirements along with Work Safe BC standards.

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Production Safety Assistant

The Production Safety Assistant is responsible for ensuring the daily temperature check of all staff is completed/recorded, make sure all staff are following COVID protocols, cleaning and sanitation of the production area, warehouse, production washrooms and employee lunchroom. Duties must be carried out in accordance with internal and external standards and in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices, HACCP and SQF requirements along with Work Safe BC standards.

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Machine Operator

A Machine Operator play a key role in achieving business objectives by safely setting up and running assigned machine lines. Other responsibilities involve assisting with changeover of the packaging machines. Our Operators work as part of a team with changing responsibilities and ensure final products meet quality standards while minimizing waste.

 

Operators will ensure that manufacture of products is carried out in accordance with internal and external standards and in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices, HACCP and SQF requirements along with Work Safe BC standards.

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Quality Assurance

QA Technologist

The QA Technologist is responsible for day-to-day food safety and quality monitoring and verification activities at the manufacturing facility. The technologist ensures that Daiya’s food safety and quality standards are enforced and maintained at all stages of the manufacturing processes; and supports the continuous operation of production line.

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QC Technician

The Quality Control Technician ensures that Daiya’s food safety and quality standards are enforced and maintained at all stages of the manufacturing processes through routine quality monitoring, sampling and

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Research & Development

R&D Technologist – Packaging

Our R&D Technologist – Packaging leads and supports commercial development, innovation, and sustainability packaging projects.  Utilizing deep expertise in packaging technology, a strong network within the packaging community, and a passion for innovative solutions, the R&D Technologist -Packaging is responsible for packaging development, commercialization, and optimization across a range of product lines, as well as the advancement of packaging capabilities within the organization.  Collaborating closely with our cross-functional teams, this role translates consumer insights and product requirements into original and functional packaging solutions that differentiate our products and delight our consumers. This team member conducts all types of technical work including but not limited to: technology research, packaging concept refinement, material sourcing, prototype testing, experimental design and testing, data analysis, scale up testing, process optimizing, product lifecycle and integrity testing, and packaging commercialization. May be required to supervise and support other team members in delivering tasks.

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