Part-Time Employment: Fish Plant Labourer

  • Location: Louisbourg, NS & Glace Bay, NS
  • Deadline: May 29, 2021

The Kennedy Group of companies operate fish processing facilities in several locations in Cape Breton and Canso, NS. We are committed to providing the freshest, highest quality products to the global marketplace. Our team strives daily for new and innovative ways to make this happen.

We are currently looking to fill multiple positions in our Louisbourg Seafoods Ltd. processing facilities located in Louisbourg, NS and Glace Bay, NS.

Positions Available:

  • Fish Plant Labourer – NOC 9463

Main Duties:

  • Set up and operate machines to clean, cut, cook, smoke, brine, dehydrate or otherwise process fish or seafood products
  • Set up and operate machines to can, bag, box or otherwise package fish and seafood products
  • Check products and packaging for defects and to ensure conformance to company standards and perform corrective machine adjustments as required
  • Record production information such as quantity, weight, date and type of products packaged; and
  • Disjoint and remove meat from lobsters or other crustaceans preparatory to canning or further processing


  • Ability to work well with others and without direct supervision;
  • Reliability;
  • Excellent work ethic and a positive attitude considered a necessity;
  • Willing to work extended hours on an on-call basis;
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time; and
  • On-the-job training is required.

Working Materials and PPE:

  • Processors will be working with sharp fillet knives, conveyor belts and other processing equipment; and
  • Employees wear hair nets (supplied) rubber boots, gloves, and smocks.

Salary: $13.00 – hourly

Please email resumes to: if interested.