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Product Assembler

CompanyPrivate – Employment Hamilton
Date PostedJul 10, 2018
Closing DateAug 7, 2018
Position isFull-Time Regular
Wage$ 14 per hour
Wage CommentsRaise after 3 months.
Hours per Week40
 

Job Description:

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

  • Day shift, Monday to Friday
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, repetitive tasks, physically demanding, manual dexterity, attention to detail, positive attitude.
  • Ability to meet physical demands, including reaching, bending, walking, standing, and performing repetitive actions throughout the shift, with the ability to lift up to 50lbs
  • Expect to receive exposure and training in all aspects of the production floor and hands on experience with the full range of our equipment.

 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Cutting cushions, accessories and backs to the correct size for product assembly using bandsaw, table saw & scissors
  • Assembling backrests using screwdrivers and wrenches
  • Working at the glue stations using hot glue as well as water-based glue and sprays with pressurized spray guns.
  • Assembling hardware for headrests and backrests
  • Building boxes and packaging product in them for shipping
  • Being a part of the quality control procedure
  • Package products for shipping.
  • Using powered and hand tools; drills, heat guns, screw drivers, socket sets, wrenches to repair mattress pumps
  • Wiping down cushions that have come back with sanitizing solution to disinfect products
  • Cleaning our products in our industrial washing machines and dryers
  • Testing products to make sure they are in working condition before restocking.
  • Maintain work area, clean and orderly.
  • Ensure facility and equipment is in safe working condition and conduct routine maintenance and start up shut down procedures.
  • General cleaning such as but not limited to sweeping & mopping floors and cleaning equipment.
  • Assisting other staff with various duties as required.

Requirements

The ideal candidate profile:

  • Energetic, ability to work autonomously, adapt rapidly to changing circumstances and situations and manage stressful situations.
  • Collaborative and team-oriented
  • English verbal, reading comprehension and writing skills.
  • Dedicated to getting the job done while meeting established standards of quality, safety and client satisfaction.
  • Understand and apply safety standards, policies and procedures, as well as Operating Rules.

 

Qualifications and Skills

Essential Skills:

  • Document use, numeracy, oral communication, working with others, continuous learning, hand & power tools, measuring equipment, safe product handling.

Bonus Skills (not required):

  • Valid Driver’s License, Fork Lift certification, WHMIS 2015 certificate, First Aid, Worker Health and Safety in 4 Steps certification and any other Health and Safety certificates or certifications.

 

Experience:

  • fast paced environment: 2 years
  • Attention to detail: 1 year
  • manufacturing: 2 years
  • working in a team: 1 year

 

*We are willing to train the right candidate

Work Site Location

Hamilton
Work Site is Bus Accessible

Requirements

See infomation above.

How to Apply

- If you are registered with a counsellor at Employment Hamilton, contact your counsellor directly, quoting job posting 18 155.

- If you are not registered, you may register IF you are unemployed or working less than 20 hours a week and not a full time student. Please forward your resume to ESC@EmploymentHamilton.com. We will contact you with the details on how you can register to access private job postings like this one.

Job Reference Number 18 155

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