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injection molding set-up operator


Source: Job Bank

Location

Thetford Mines, QC
G6G0J4

Salary

$21.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Willing to relocate

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
  • Unload mixture into container or conveyor for further processing
  • 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
  • Trimming and sanding plastic or fiberglass parts

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Manual dexterity
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Ear plugs
  • Gloves

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English or French
  • Hours: 40 hours per week

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