Plastics Machine Operator


Location: 55 Plant Farm BlvdBrantford, ONN3S 7W2

Terms of Employment: Terms of employment
Permanent employment
Full time

Company: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Veterans, Visible minorities, Youth

Date Posted: Posted on April 08, 2021

Salary: Salary$$20.00HOUR hourly for 35 to 40 hours per week

Timings: Shift, Flexible Hours



Job requirements

EducationSecondary (high) school graduation certificateExperienceNo experienceSpecific SkillsWeigh 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; Trimming and sanding plastic or fiberglass parts; 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 thicknessAdditional SkillsTroubleshoot and make minor adjustments to equipment; Monitor and inspect quality of material produced; Organize and maintain inventoryWork Site EnvironmentNoisyTransportation/Travel InformationPublic transportation is availableWork Conditions and Physical CapabilitiesFast-paced environment; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Overtime requiredPersonal SuitabilityTeam player; Dependability; Reliability