Chefs Plate is hiring an

Assistant Production Manager

Toronto, Canada

Chef’s Plate is redefining the way Canadians eat. We built Chef’s Plate with one simple belief: eat better, live better. Since we began our journey in Toronto a few years ago, we have been blown away by the amazing customer response and have become the leading Canadian company in the expanding online recipe kit delivery market. This is a unique opportunity to gain experience in a rapidly growing start up. Responsibility is given from day one to use your initiative and creativity to help us grow our business. If you are fast-paced, enjoy a consistently evolving atmosphere, and have a passion for great food, you may be a perfect fit for our growing team. Learn more about us at chefsplate.com


The Assistant Production Manager, with direction from the Production Manager, sets the vision for the plant on a high level - building the team and crafting its culture. You’ll be accountable for ensuring the team follows all procedures consistently and driving measurable, quantitative improvements in performance.


The ideal candidate is a self-starter who has 2+ years of experience working independently to set procedures, uphold standards, and deliver measurable, quantitative results in a manual production or distribution environment. Our evolving environment demands passion, multitasking, high attention to detail, the ability to perform with a sense of urgency, and keen problem solving and organization skills.

  • 2+ years of successful managerial leadership experience in a food production or manufacturing environment.
  • Expert knowledge of HACCP and food safety
  • Post-secondary training in Food Science, Quality Assurance or a related field
  • Experience owning quality and efficiency KPIs and course correcting when required
  • Superior communication, organizational, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and deadline oriented environment
  • Ability to make informed decisions in a timely matter
  • Proficient in all Microsoft applications
  • You have open availability including nights and weekends, this is a managerial level position with a large scope of responsibility
  • You don’t settle, you challenge the status quo and push your team and the company forward. You’re excited to grow with Chef’s Plate
  • Flexible work hours
  • Large opportunity for increased responsibility and growth in the company
  • Employee discounts on all Chef’s Plate weekly meals
  • Opportunity to work with a highly engaged team
  • A company culture that promotes out of the box thinking
  • Competitive compensation plan