Jobs in Kitchener, Ontario

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Fantastic employment opportunities and jobs in Kitchener and its surrounding areas.

 

As one of the top economic centers in Canada, Kitchener, Ontario is home to 256,885 people as of the 2021 Canadian Census. This mid-sized city in the Waterloo region has its roots in the manufacturing sector and still relies heavily on this tradition, with a total of 50,000 people making products in the region! Increasingly, Kitchener is also becoming an innovative technology hub and consistently places in the top five Canadian cities for economic performance. All of these characteristics make Kitchener an ideal place to seek gainful employment in a variety of industries. If you’re looking for a job in Kitchener, Liberty Staffing can help!

Jobs in Kitchener, Ontario

Looking For a Job in the Kitchener-Waterloo Region?

 

Kitchener is growing rapidly both in terms of GDP and population. On average, the Kitchener-Cambridge-Waterloo census metropolitan area added more than 10,000 people per year over the last five years, rising from a population of 523,894 in 2016 to 575,847 as of 2021—more than double the growth of the city of Toronto! Additionally, in 2021, the Kitchener GDP was expected to increase by 2.4 percent over the previous year.

 

Job opportunities in Kitchener!

  • Administrative– receptionist and office assistant positions
  • Manufacturing – electronic assemblers and general labourers
  • Food processing - line workers
  • General Labour – packaging, maintenance and warehouse positions
  • Machinery – machine operators and metal workers

Upcoming Job Opportunities in Kitchener

Egg Packagers
Elmira, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 
Days & afternoons
$17 - $17.40/hour

Not located on a bus route.

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

 

Job Duties: Checking product quality, discarding shells in the egg. This position is very fast paced and requires standing in one place. Packaging - filling pails with liquid egg product and transferring/wrapping skids. Sanitation - tray washing, putting empty trays into the machine and removing them once sanitized. 

 

Tray Washer/Sanitation
Elmira, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 
Nights 
Monday - Friday 10pm - 6:45am
$19/hour

Not located on a bus route.

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Tray washing - putting dirty trays in the tray washer and removing once cleaned. Cleaning the production area before and after production for the next day. Repetitive lifting up to 50lbs. Sanitation duties: cleaning up after wafter hoses and inspecting areas once completed. 

 

Forklift/Warehouse Associates
Elmira, Ontario 

Full time ongoing 


Days Mon - Fri 6am - 3:30pm
$19.18/hour

Forklift or warehouse experience needed, resume required.
Not on a bus route.

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Will be using a forklift (electric, walkie and stacker) for loading and unloading trucks, as well as load finished product into tankers. Scan incoming and outgoing loads and verify accuracy of shipments. Maintain shipping logs and file paperwork. Sort shipments and distribute product accordingly. Assist in physical inventory counts. Any other duties as assigned by supervisor. 

 

CNC Operator
Kitchener, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 
Days and afternoons until 3am
$18/hour

 

Must have a minimum of 3 months CNC experience. 

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Experience using manual measuring equipment such as micrometer, vernier and protractor, loading and unloading parts in machine, checking parts with measuring equipment for quality assurance,  completing and documenting required quality checks and inspections, polishing and washing any parts during cycle, cleaning and upkeep of machine and surrounding areas.

 

Food Packagers
Waterloo, Ontario 

Full time ongoing 


Days and afternoons
$18 - $18.50/hour

Located on a bus route.

Must be able to work in refrigerated environment. 

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Will be working on the production line doing a variety of duties, heavier jobs include feeding raw food products (chicken, fish, cheese and pork) into machines or skidding boxes at the end of the line, breading, sorting of raw and frozen food products, packaging, labelling and making boxes. 

 

Electronic Assemblers
Waterloo, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 
Days, afternoons, nights
(afternoon shifts would require a ride home)

$16 - $17/hour

 

Standing position, lifting 30lbs. 

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Assembling and soldering electronic components onto printed circuit boards, inspecting finished products to ensure they meet the quality standards, test assemblies to prescribed standards, packaging and storing products once complete. 

 

Recycling Sorters
Waterloo, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 

Days and afternoons
$15.75/hour

 

Working with fast-moving conveyor belt.
Must be okay working with odors.

 

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Sorting through trash/recyclables (plastic, bottles and packaging), unpackaging products/recyclables on the sorting line conveyor belt, pick out anything that cannot be recycled and put into another bin, manual material lifting, repetitive pushing of bins and emptying of bins, any other duties as assigned. 

 

 

 

 

 

Heavy Toroid Winding
Waterloo, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 

Monday - Friday 7am - 3:20pm
$17.50/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Operating a heavy toroid winding machine and coil finishing machine in the production of wire coils for transformers, this machine is solely operated by a foot pedal, could be cross trained on a sonic welder, soldering and other various jobs, lifting up to 50lbs on a non-repetitive basis. 

 

Assemblers and Packagers
Waterloo, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 
Monday - Friday 7am - 3:20pm
$17/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Assembling power bars, fans and/or heaters using small hand tools, stacking completed bars, making boxes and packaging products into boxes, assembling plastic extruded boxes and packaging those as well, using a shrink tunnel to wrap products, auto bagger and scale. 

 

   

 

 

Forklift Operators
Kitchener, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 
Monday - Friday 7am - 3pm
$18.50/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Operating Electric and Counterbalance Forklift, working in a warehouse environment moving plywood to different locations. 

 

Forklift Operators
Waterloo, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 

Monday - Thursday 7am - 4:30pm & Friday 7am - 11am
$18.67/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Could be placed in a Press, Assembly or Receiving Department, operating a propane counterbalance forklift, replacing parts of bins, loading and unloading coilers and dies from press machine, receiving all products entering the facility including verifying the actual product against packaging slips. 

 

 

   

 

 

Picker/Packer and Unloading
New Dundee, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 

Days, afternoons
$18.40/hour

Car required - not on a bus route. 

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Working in a fulfillment center of the warehouse picking and packing orders of Smell ATV, UTV and Motorcycle or Scooter parts, could be unloading containers filled with products and piling them onto pallets to be sorted by other employees, lifting can range between 5lbs to 50lbs, must be comfortable climbing a ladder. 

 

Envelope Stuffers
Bloomingdale, Ontario 

 
Days and afternoons
$15.50 - $17/hour

Requires car - not on a bus route. 

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Working in either bindery or kitting department of a custom printing company, inserting folded cards into envelope sleeves, using shrink wrap, bundling materials, counting and packaging boxes, could be assembling skids as required, lifting up to 35lbs occasionally. 

 

Plastic Injection Moulders
Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 

Days, afternoons
$15.50 - $17/hour

Located on a bus route. 

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Removing parts from machine, assembling parts, trimming excess plastic and checking for quality, other duties as assigned such as assembly, clean-up, etc. 

 

Assemblers/Paintline
Bloomingdale, Ontario 

 

Monday - Thursday 7am - 4:30pm & Friday 7am - 11am

$16.89/hour

Located on a bus route.

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Assembling back rest portions of office chairs, installing the mesh backing into chair frames using hand tools, assembling various components such as arm rests and chair bases, working on the paint-line hanging parts and removing once dry. 

 

Press Machine Helpers
Breslau, Ontario 

 

Full time ongoing 

Days and afternoons
$17/hour

Not located on a bus route.

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Assisting at a large press machine to take metal pieces and stack them into bins, taking metal parts and loading them into the press machine and pressing a button to assist in the machine operation, lifting up to 50 lbs repetitively. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Office Administrator/Assistant/Reception

Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario 

 

$17 - $19/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Greet, assist, and direct visitors. Direct incoming calls and emails by responding in a positive and professional manner. Scan, fax, and upload documents. Schedule appointments and events. Send outgoing mail and couriers. Receive couriers and distributing appropriately. Monitor stock of office supplies needed.

Qualifications: Minimum 1 year of experience in an office setting, highschool diploma, post secondary education in related field a strong asset, skills/knowledge in MS Office programs. 

 

Medical Office Assistant

Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario 

 

$18 - $20/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Greet, assist, and direct visitors. Direct incoming calls and emails by responding in a positive and professional manner. Verify and update patient information using the EMR software. Scan, fax, and upload lab results and other medical documents. Schedule appointments. Appointment confirmations and follow ups. Process billing and insurance. Sanitize common spaces and exam rooms. Collect lab samples. Order supplies and monitor stock.

Qualifications: High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. Post-secondary education in Medical Office Administration or a related field is an asset. Previous experience using an EMR system is an asset. Strong computer skills and knowledge of MS Office Programs. Working knowledge of office equipment such as photocopiers, scanners etc.. Exceptional organizational skills and keen attention to detail.  Dependable with a respect to confidentiality and policies. 

 

Bookkeeper (Accounts Receivable/Payable)

Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario 

 

$20 - $24/hour

Call/Text: 519-453-9021

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A

Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Accounts Receivable: Process and post customer payments. Receive electronic & physical payments to complete bank deposits. Record deposits and issue customer statements. Verify and record transactions. Resolve account discrepancies. Assist with audit requirements as necessary. Open and update customer accounts. Accounts Payable: Match vendor invoices with corresponding PO’s/packing slips. Code & post expenses in the system; ensuring proper approvals are in place. Follow up on coding & invoicing discrepancies. Preparation of weekly cheque runs. Regular communication with A/P location contacts. Bank deposit preparations. Assist with interim and year-end audits.

Qualifications: High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. College or University Degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. Knowledge of an accounting software such as QuickBooks or Sage. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook). Advanced mathematical skills. Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal). Ability to work professionally in a fast-paced team environment & meet important deadlines. Exceptional time management & prioritization skills. Detail-oriented and ability to handle a large volume of work efficiently and accurately. Adept at quickly learning new systems and processes. 

 

General Accountant
Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario

 

$50,000 - $55,000/year

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca 

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Maintain financial reports, records, and general ledger accounts. Prepare daily, monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports/statements. Process and post customer payments. Record deposits and issue customer statements. Verify and record transactions. Resolve account discrepancies. Receive electronic & physical payments to complete bank deposits. Assist with audit requirements as necessary. Open and update customer accounts. Preparation of weekly cheque runs. Regular communication with A/P and A/R location contacts. Bank deposit preparations. Assist with interim & year-end audits. Government filing.

Qualifications: Proven experience working in an accounting role. High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. College or University Degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. Knowledge of an accounting software such as QuickBooks or Sage. Advanced mathematical skills. Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal). Ability to work professionally in a fast-paced team environment & meet important deadlines. Exceptional time management & prioritization skills. Detail-oriented and ability to handle a large volume of work efficiently and accurately. Adept at quickly learning new systems and processes. 

 

Customer Service Representative

Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario 

 

$16 - $18/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario

Job Duties: Greet customers in person, via email, and over the phone. Provide knowledgeable answers to questions about products, pricing, and availability. Learn to identify customer needs and desires in order to recommend appropriate products and services. Assist with order inquiries (e.g. updating information, tracking orders, etc.). Manage customer and update accounts. Process customer orders, invoices, and credits. Other duties could include general clean-up, stocking and sorting.

Qualifications: At least 1 year of customer service or sales experience. High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Friendly, professional demeaner. Ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks in professional environment. 

 

Shipping and Receiving Clerk
Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario

 

$18 - $20/hour 

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca 

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario 

Job Duties: The Shipping and Receiving Clerk will be responsible for the data entry and administration of shipping and receiving documents and uploading to company software. Reporting to The Controller, the Shipping and Receiving Clerk will collect, prepare, and organize various warehouse documents in regards to shipping and receiving. Data entry of shipping orders, tracking information, and other data. Internal record-keeping; monitoring space, supplies, and delivery. Prepare bills of lading, invoices and customs documents. Print shipping and transfer labels. Label merchandise and orders for distribution. Scan and fax documents. Other administrative duties may be assigned.  

Qualifications: High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. Previous warehouse experience is required; management within a warehouse will be considered an asset. Post-secondary education in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, or a related field is an asset. Computer skills and knowledge of data entry and inventory software programs. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to prioritize work in a timely manner. 

 

Inside Sales Coordinator

Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario 

 

$20 - $22/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca 

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario 

Job Duties: Overall responsibility of this position is to provide support to the sales team by facilitating activities that ensure efficiency and customer satisfaction. Reporting the President of Canadian Operations, the Inside Sales Coordinator will be the point of contact for customer administration - providing feedback, documentation, and information to relative parties. Receive incoming calls; relay important information to the sales team and relative departments. Liaison with customers to understand their needs and requirements. Prepare quotes and determine net prices for customers. Assist with managing customer accounts. Respond to customer concerns or complaints and provide resolutions. Inform customers of delays or issues that may arise. Suggesting solutions and improvements to continuously increase sales and customer satisfaction. Other administrative duties such as filing, uploading, and organizing various documents.

Qualifications: Proven experience in sales. High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. Post-secondary education in business administration, sales, marketing, or another relevant field will be an asset. Strong leadership skills and ability to coordinate with teams. Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task in a professional manner. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of EPR system Epicor will be considered an asset. 

 

Purchasing Coordinator
Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario

 

$19 - $22/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca 

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario 

Job Duties: Reporting to the Purchasing Supervisor, the Purchasing Coordinator will assist with the sourcing and purchasing of materials, parts and components required to support operations. Assist with shipping variances, replacement PO's and new containers for overages. Complete order confirmation, cost changes and PO change request. New part set up and supplier price entry into ERP System Epicor. Container entry (offshore and US). Complete open order report from the US - update information as required and follow up with overdue invoices and advise sales. Verify all invoices to ensure no variance and discrepancies for month end. Supplier follow up for pricing and eta. Using Sage Inventory Advisor (SIA), monitor and prepare purchase orders on a daily basis. Analyze and adjust lead times, safety stock and purchasing policies as required. Plan and adjust inventory forecasts based on product demand and promotional activity. Proactively follow-up with suppliers on the status of outstanding orders and update purchasing order information as necessary. Communicate with internal departments as necessary about purchase order status. Update product costs in Sage ACCPAC and SIA. Analyze vendor sales data and create recommendations for stock rationalization. Facilitate the creation and execution of promotions with vendor partners. Analyze the performance of past promotional data as required.

Qualifications: Some knowledge or experience in computerized purchasing processes is required. Previous data entry experience is required. High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. Post-secondary education in business administration, purchasing, or another relevant field will be considered an asset. Knowledge and experience using an EPR system is a strong asset. Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office Application, specifically MS Word, Outlook and Excel. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Strong math and negotiation skills.

 

Dispatcher

Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario 

 

$20 - $21/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca 

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario 

 

Job Duties: Schedule time for drivers to make their deliveries. Ensure that emergency orders are delivered within expected time frames. Provide customer service support to driver and client representatives in a transportation environment. Investigate and solve daily delivery, inventory, and equipment problems. Determine daily workloads and allocate drivers accordingly, utilizing the appropriate systems. Schedule repairs and preventive maintenance service on equipment. Prepare manifests and delivery trip log for the warehouse. Process requests for Advanced Shipping Notice for cancellation and refused orders. Assist Logistics Supervisor in areas of quality control for driver administration, compiling location reports and dispatching. Any other related duties assigned. 

Qualifications: Minimum 1 year of dispatching or similar experience. High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. Post-secondary education in logistics, supply chain management, emergency telecommunications, or a related field is a strong asset. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Detail-oriented and strong problem-solving skills. Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize work. 

 

Chemical Lab Technician
Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge, Ontario

 

$20 - $22/hour

Call/Text: 519-742-2011

 

Email: kitchenerrecruiting@libertystaffing.ca 

 

Visit: 625 King Street East, Suite 2A
Kitchener, Ontario 

 

Job Duties: Working alongside the Quality team, plant management and QA Technicians, the Chemical Lab Technician will be operating and maintaining lab instrumentation to support the production team with basic wet chemistry - measuring alkalinity, PH levels and viscosity in a large production facility. Work with the production and quality teams to ensure products meet the Bill of Material requirements. Provide the production teams with wet chemistry, analysis and technical support. Sample, test and release raw materials. Conduct audits and summarize data. Maximize batch production to ensure production is efficient and complies with safety requirements. Communicate with Research and Development to look for ways to improve processes and efficiencies. Maintain and operate lab instrumentation. Conduct testing of acids, bases, surfactants - testing for alkalinity, PH, viscosity. 

Qualifications: High school diploma, GED, or equivalent. University degree in Chemistry - BSC or Chemical Engineering. Minimum 1 year of experience in a chemical lab / production setting. Experience with IR, UV/VIS, HPLC and GC instruments. Strong computer skills including MS Word and Excel - experience in SAP is an asset. 

 


 

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With thousands of full time jobs in Kitchener and surrounding areas, it is a fantastic place to work!