Job Description

Looking to hire Seasonal (Temp) Machine Operators (T/O Standard)

SUMMARY

We are seeking enthusiastic, positive candidates who wish to contribute to a successful operation.  Machine Operators will be trained to monitor and operate their production line in our 10-line operation.  Over time, you will be trained on additional lines to improve operational flexibility.  This is a unionized position.

All applicants must be able to work any shift in our 7/24 facility.  We operate the plant under a 12-hour shift system (8:00 to 8:00) which has the benefit of only requiring seven work days in a 2-week pay period.  This shift schedule offers the benefit of additional earnings compared to a standard forty-hour per week schedule. We are also seeking applicants who understand that employees make key contributions to developing a pro-safe work environment.

BENEFITS

  • Competitive Wages - $20.27 per/hr.
  • 8% will be added to wage in lieu of RRSP Contributions
  • Company provided: PPE,
  • Overtime available
  • Possibility of F/T Permanent

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

May include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Follow all Safety Requirements
  • Perform daily cleanup and house-keeping as directed by the Lead Hand and/or Supervisor
  • Communicate in a professional manner with all employees
  • Conduct daily checks on equipment that is applicable to the job
  • Learn and embrace the idea that quality is built into processes, products, and services that we deliver to our internal and external customers
  • Visually inspect and maintain pipe printers, and properly clean and service for continuous operation, as well as change print codes as product changes.
  • Ability to perform quality checks, using Pi-tapes, tape measures, calipers and micrometers, as well as other methods of assuring compliance, as specified by the QC manager
  • Proficient use of hand tools; measuring tape, mitre-saw, nail gun etc.
  • Operation of pipe bundling and packaging equipment as required, specific to the product being produced
  • Use of overhead crane and other lifting devices
  • Must obtain a general knowledge of the extruders and related equipment, including material loaders hoppers, and pigment feedersIdentify possible issues with said equipment, and report to proper personnel.
  • Learn techniques, procedures and use of equipment from trainers appointed by a supervisor.
  • Must be able to identify and remove pipe deemed as scrap, and properly document and report as required.
  • Must be trained and certified(in-house) to operate a forklift, and maintain certification for the duration of employment.
  • Any additional duties and responsibilities as deemed necessary by the Lead Hand.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Grade 12 graduate an asset
  • Ability to read, write, understand and communicate effectively in English 
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical functions
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds/23 kilograms
  • Level II first aid an asset
  • Forklift certification an asset; train and certification in house

COMPETENCIES/ABILITIES

  • Positive Attitude
  • Willingness to learn
  • Communicate in a professional manner
  • Organized
  • Attention to detail and focus on the task at hand is extremely important.
  • Flexible and adaptable to change

Application Instructions

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