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plastics machine operator


Source: Job Bank

Location

Mississauga, ON
L4Z1X3

Salary

$28.40 to $32.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Air conditioned
  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Tasks

  • Troubleshoot and make minor adjustments to equipment
  • Weigh resins, colorants and other chemicals according to formulae
  • Monitor and inspect quality of material produced
  • Place weighed materials in mixing machines
  • Operate mixing machine to blend plastic and other chemicals to a specific consistency and viscosity
  • Supervisory Experience
  • Unload mixture into container or conveyor for further processing
  • Pack items for shipping and distribution
  • Set up and operate calender machines to transform plastic bales or slabs into continuous sheets or films of specified thickness
  • Adjust calender rollers for production line change
  • Set up and operate extruding machines to extrude plastic compound through a nozzle or die
  • Change dies on extruding machines according to production line change
  • Set up and operate one or more moulding machines to mould plastic products
  • Prepare and change moulds and adjust equipment for production line change
  • Follow formulation card to mix resin batches for injection moulding process
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Trimming and sanding plastic or fiberglass parts
  • Use computer numerical control (CNC) machines

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Manual dexterity
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

  • 1 year to less than 2 years
  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 30 to 40 hours per week

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