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plastic products manufacturing labourer

Source: Job Bank


Brantford, ON


$16.55 to $18.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Will train

Work site environment

  • Noisy

Work setting

  • Willing to relocate


  • Assist machine operators or assemblers
  • Transport material and tools to and from work areas
  • Adjust calender rollers for production line change
  • Weigh resins, colorants and other chemicals according to formulae
  • Unload mixture into container or conveyor for further processing
  • Place weighed materials in mixing machines
  • Operate mixing machine to blend plastic and other chemicals to a specific consistency and viscosity
  • Follow formulation card to mix resin batches for injection moulding process
  • Change dies on extruding machines according to production line change
  • Assist in operation, repair and maintenance
  • Monitor and inspect quality of material produced
  • Trimming and sanding plastic or fiberglass parts
  • Prepare and change moulds and adjust equipment for production line change
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Set up and operate calender machines to transform plastic bales or slabs into continuous sheets or films of specified thickness

Transportation/travel information

  • Public transportation is available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 to 40 hours per week

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