Machine Operator and Assembly Assistant

We are currently hiring a machine operator and assembly assistant for a manufacturing company in Port Hope.  Working with the metal and rubber production team, your main responsibilities will include setting up, maintaining, and operating machinery, assembling, and packaging spare parts orders, and ensuring production procedures are carried on smoothly.  The successful candidate will have a positive attitude and the skills to work as part of a team as well as individually, in a highly variable production schedule.

START: As soon as possible

SHIFTS/HOURS:  Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 3:30 pm.  Overtime may be required as needed.

RATE OF PAY: $19.00 p/h plus 4% vacation pay, paid weekly. Group benefits – Both dental & health, beginning after 3 months.  Pension plan – Beginning after 6 months

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Operating press equipment and new equipment assembly
  • Assisting with spare part orders, including the preparation, assembly, packaging, and crating
  • Basic maintenance, general housekeeping, and various other factory functions to both machinery and areas of work
  • Comply with all safety and health regulations

Skills & Experience:

  • High School diploma
  • Valid G driver’s licence
  • Willingness to learn and improve
  • Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers
  • Understanding of production procedures is considered an asset
  • Analytical skills
  • Strong Attention to detail
  • Excellent problem-solving skills to troubleshoot potential issues