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machine operator - plastic manufacturing


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB
T2C3K7

Salary

$28.84 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • 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
  • Unload mixture into container or conveyor for further processing
  • Pack items for shipping and distribution
  • 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
  • Prepare and change moulds and adjust equipment for production line change
  • Organize and maintain inventory

Security and safety

  • Medical exam

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Experience

  • Experience an asset

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Long term benefits

  • Long-term care insurance

Other benefits

  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)
  • Free parking available
  • Other benefits
  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 77 hours bi-weekly

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