Calendering Machine Tender – Plastic Manufacturing


Location: Granby, QC

Terms of Employment: Terms of employment
Permanent employment
Full time


Date Posted: Posted on April 14, 2021

Salary: Salary$$23.10HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week

Timings: Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift
00:00 to 12:00



Job requirements

English or French
EducationSecondary (high) school graduation certificateExperience3 years to less than 5 yearsSpecific SkillsAdjust calender rollers for production line change; Weigh resins, colorants and other chemicals according to formulae; 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; Prepare and change moulds and adjust equipment for production line change; Set up and operate one or more moulding machines to mould plastic products; Set up and operate calender machines to transform plastic bales or slabs into continuous sheets or films of specified thickness; Set up and operate extruding machines to extrude plastic compound through a nozzle or dieAdditional SkillsTroubleshoot and make minor adjustments to equipment; Pack items for shipping and distribution; Monitor and inspect quality of material producedWork Site EnvironmentNoisy; HotWork Conditions and Physical CapabilitiesHandling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Standing for extended periodsPersonal SuitabilityAccurate; Team player; Dependability; Reliability; Organized