New Grad Program

The Leadership Track Program is Maple Leaf Foods’ early leadership development program for talented, driven and ambitious graduates. Participants in this three-year rotational program will develop leadership and functional expertise in preparation to be a future Maple Leaf Foods leader. Following completion of the program, successful participants graduate into roles at Maple Leaf where they will continue to grow their careers.

Do You Have What It Takes?

We are recruiting the next generation of Maple Leaf leaders so finding the right fit is critical.

We are looking for...

  • Graduated within the last 2 years or, soon to graduate from university or college with a minimum overall B average
  • Passionate and committed to manufacturing and operations
  • Strong affiliation with Maple Leaf’s Leadership Values
  • Flexible and willing to relocate to take advantage of the best opportunities across Canada
  • Demonstrated leadership through work experiences, volunteer roles, community activities and sports
  • Confident without being arrogant
  • High degree of energy and initiative demonstrated through involvement in school, clubs, community services, and sports
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Team player, with the ability to build and maintain working relationships
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

What We Offer

Annual performance reviews along with ongoing coaching and constructive feedback. Significant emphasis is placed on a development action plan to ensure employees obtain the skills and experiences they need to achieve their maximum potential

  • Senior level mentorship for both business and functional expertise and advice
  • Learning and networking opportunities through organized workshops and activities
  • Substantial on-the-job learning and specialized leadership training
  • Competitive salary, benefits and pension plan