General laborer | (manufacturing)

North York
From $16-17 per hour
Several shifts open at this time, please indicate which you would prefer
Reporting to the production manager, this role operates the equipment associated with running a production line of shock pads used in the installation of artificial turf systems for sports applications.

Duties and responsibilities

Shredding Department
shreds foam mixtures as determined by product mixes and quality plan;
cuts bailing wires in a safe manner;
disposes of bailing wires and non-useable materials;
loads shredder conveyor with waste foam;
operates shredder conveyor;

Foam dispensing Department
loads fabric onto machine;
monitors mixture of foam to meet work order;
monitors eva levels to meet work order specifications;
monitors bin levels for operational line.
checks levels of foam dispensed to ensure consistency with specifications as provided by work order.
operates dispenser station variable frequency drives (vfds).

Roll up Department
disposes of saw trimmings;
monitors roll up;
monitors saw operation.
provides quality control of finished product and reports back to production supervisor on any issues that may need further investigation.
straps and labels rolls.
works in conjunction with the lift truck operator to remove rolls or product once completed.
checks oven operation to ensure proper gas modulation and temperature.
measures thickness of product to ensure it meets work orders.
other supporting duties may include
loading and unloading of trucks
moving of r/m and f/g
other tasks needed for quality or productivity of the line
at certain times, may be required to operate the forklift (must be certified).
maintains a healthy and safe work area including adhering to company safety policies & procedures.
keeps work area clean and orderly and ensures all products are in their designated areas.

Up to 1 year of machine operator experience.
Forklift certified driver preferred (or will be sent for certification)
Team player.
Ability to learn on the job.
Follow directions well.
Good communication skills.
Multi tasking.
Able to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to withstand long periods of standing. working conditions
This role requires standing and working in a hot, dusty and noisy environment.
the work week is Monday to Friday, from 11:00 pm to 7:00 am (Night shift)

We are an equal opportunity employer should you require special accommodation during the recruitment process, please let us know.


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