Weston - Since 1882
"It's great to work for a dynamic company that has increased it's profits year after year" Steve, Manufacturing Joined Weston Foods Canada in 1986
We are a proud Canadian company, operating for over 125 years. We have operations in four regions of
Canada: Western Canada, Ontario, Quebec and the Atlantic.
George Weston laid the
foundation for Weston
The bakeries were built by the
expertise, ingenuity, honest
values, and ceaseless efforts
of hundreds of men and
George Weston built a state of the art Model Bakery in Toronto.
Whether as plant workers, sales people or corporate executives, the hard work of these men and women turned George’s Toronto bakery into a national manufacturer of bread, biscuits and confectionaries.
George’s son Garfield
George Weston Limited
under the Dominion charter
and soon sold shares in
the family’s bread and
biscuit company on the
Toronto Stock Exchange.
The bread and biscuit company
proved to be the leader in its
industry and reorganized into two
separate divisions. This formed a
new subsidiary company of George
Weston Limited known as Weston
After years of growth and
change, including the sale of
the biscuit and confectionary
division, Weston Foods
announced the addition of
the frozen bakery division,
Weston Bakeries was the
official bread supplier to the
1988 Olympic Winter Games in
Calgary building on its Olympic
history as the official bread
supplier to the 1976 Olympic
Summer Games in Montreal.
Weston Bakeries had a
national celebration to
commemorate its 125th
year of operation.
Weston Bakeries was the official bakery supplier to the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
Our Manufacturing Team takes pride in producing quality products while ensuring a safe and challenging work environment for employees. Management facilitates strong teamwork and communication in all aspects and levels of operations. We are constantly seeking professionals with backgrounds in engineering, technical services, production, food science, maintenance, quality assurance, sanitation and corporate compliance. Manufacturing is our business and we rely on our talented and experienced team to strategically and effectively streamline and improve processes.
Our Supply Chain Team ensures efficient, cost-effective and reliable logistical operations for internal and third party groups. The team offers opportunities in various functions such as supply & demand planning, transportation, distribution, purchasing and customer service. We search for professionals who understand how Supply Chain drives competitive advantage in our industry, and how to forecast and proactively plan for changes in market and economic conditions.
Our Sales Team is comprised of result-oriented professionals and knowledgeable business leaders. There are growth opportunities and career options in all aspects of the division such as field sales, category management, and business development. Our Sales leaders have an integral role in building the skill and talent base of this team. Together they have contributed greatly to the Company’s growth by understanding the importance of relationship building, customer relations and strategic business planning.
Our Human Resources Management Team is dedicated to supporting our divisional teams by attracting and retaining talented, engaged and committed employees. The Human Resources Division is an important Business Partner with areas of specialization in Labour Relations, Health & Safety, Talent Acquisition, Organizational Development and Employee Relations.
Our award winning Marketing Team continually faces challenges to develop brand strategies and innovative marketing campaigns. Expertise and collaboration in all aspects of brand management and research & development is essential for success in this division. The team’s most recent product launches include Wonder+ Simply Free and Country Harvest Pitas.
Our Finance and Accounting Team has contributed to the continued growth and profitability of the Company by maintaining a broad overview of our business processes and making the best strategic decisions. There are opportunities to work in such areas as planning & analysis, payroll & benefits, operations accounting, accounts receivable & payable, compliance and file maintenance.
Our Information Technology Services Team is a dynamic group of experts who are dedicated to providing efficient and quality service across divisions. Projects offer rewarding and challenging opportunities to develop skills and knowledge and contribute significantly to technological change. The division is comprised of experienced and entry level professionals in areas of business systems, infrastructure, development and operations.