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Spreading Machine Operator

CompanyPrivate – Employment Hamilton
Date PostedJun 4, 2018
Closing DateJul 2, 2018
Position isFull-Time Regular
Wage$ 14
Wage CommentsWith experience, $15
Hours per Week40

Job Description:


– Check and ensure all safety features on the machine are in place

– Check and understand the work orders that are released from Cutting Room Supervisor

– Ensure quality of material is to standard

– Ensure material is lying flat, straight and in position on the machine

– Operate automatic spreading machine

– Identify issues, recommend improvements

– Work towards being able to complete preventative maintenance on spreading machines

– Perform all job functions in a safe manner

– Perform all job functions focusing on product quality and continuous improvement


– Must be able to read and interpret patterns

– Must be able to read and understand work orders and bill of materials (BOM’s)

– Must be able to understand measurements and measure fabric accurately

– Must be able to complete basic mathematical calculations

– Must have basic computer skills

– Must be mechanically inclined with an ability to troubleshoot and communicate issues to your Supervisor

– Must be able to stand for long periods of time

– Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently

– Must be detail-oriented

– Must be able to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment

– Must be able to work independently with minimal direction from your Supervisor

– Must have proven reliability and excellent attendance

– Previous experience using hand tools and other machine operations considered an asset

– This position requires the use of CSA approved safety shoes (not provided) and hearing protection (provided)

Work Site Location

Hamilton East
Work Site is Bus Accessible


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Job Reference Number 18 129

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