Denninger’s Foods of the World

Job Position: Seasonal Gift Basket Team-Lead

  • Application Deadline: 9th October 2022
  • Employment Type: Seasonal
  • Location(s): Hamilton,Hamilton,Hamilton
  • Compensation: per hour
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

Previous team lead experience is considered an asset.
Ability to balance multiple tasks and demonstrate a hands-on leadership style.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Strong organizational skills.
Excellent customer service skills.
Ability to communicate effectively with different levels of the organization.
Adaptable to changes in production schedules.
Some Saturdays may be required.

Essential Job Functions

Standing for extended periods of time.
Bend and stoop to grasp objects.
Bend and twist the upper body, reach above and below shoulders.
Bend and lift loads, up to 50 pounds
Push and pull carts weighing up to 100 pounds.
Repetitive use of hands for grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation.
Environmental exposure to cold temperatures.

Key Responsibilities:

Job Duties
Keep track of daily production by recording daily logs and reporting to Gift Basket Coordinator
Supervise team and delegate tasks accordingly.
Prepare products for basket production.
Assemble baskets with the correct product.
Seal baskets using equipment provided.
Finalize baskets with decoration (bow, wrapping) and appropriate gift tag or price.
Maintaining a tidy workspace.
Fulfilling daily start and end of day duties.
All other duties as assigned by Management.

Additional Details:

What We Offer
Cash bonus for the completion of contract!
Associate training focused on developing practical skills
20% Staff discount across all retail locations
50% Staff Discount while on shift at our Bistro


Bonus payment upon completion of the entire contract period.
Opportunity to stay on post Christmas season.
Free or discounted food throughout the duration of the contract period.
20% Staff discount across all locations throughout the duration of the contract period.
Monday – Friday 8am – 5:00pm with the possibility of Saturday work.

We thank all applicants, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

Denninger’s Limited is an equal opportunity employer and we value the importance of diversity and dignity in the workplace. If you are contacted by R. Denninger Limited regarding a job opportunity, please advise prior to the interview if you require accommodation and we will work with you to make appropriate arrangements.

About Our Company:

R. Denninger Limited is one of the finest food companies in the world. For more than 60 years, quality has been the founding criteria of our company. Denninger’s has five retail locations, a manufacturing plant and a warehouse all located throughout Southern Ontario. Denninger’s associates are hand picked to provide the best service in the industry. If you have a passion for customer service and thrive in a team environment, Denninger’s is the place for you!