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chemical operator, chemical-processing

Source: Job Bank


Ancaster, ON


$20.00 to $26.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Temporary
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 32 to 60 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years


  • Monitor instruments on one or more chemical formulation units
  • Clean and maintain work space
  • Measure, weigh and load chemical ingredients following formulation cards
  • Record production information
  • Take samples
  • Perform routine chemical and physical tests of products
  • Operate equipment from a control room or from control consoles located near the production units
  • Adjust processing machines and equipment

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Office

Specialization or experience

  • Green economy sector
  • Specialized environmental skills and knowledge

Area of specialization

  • Pesticides
  • Liquid detergents
  • Oil-based or emulsion paints
  • Water-based paints
  • Varnishes
  • Adhesives

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves
  • Mask
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Ear plugs

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Parking available

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