General Labourer/Machine Operator

Westeel

Dates

Location

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Job Department

Production

To apply for this position, please send your resume to hr@westeel.com. Please use the job title as the subject line for reference.

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Please submit your resume to hr@westeel.com

Various Manufacturing Positions

Are you interested in working for a leading manufacturing company with above average pay, globally renowned as the #1 producer of corrugated grain bins for Agriculture? Are you a team player who can perform a wide variety of tasks quickly and efficiently? If you’re looking for a challenge and an environment where you can learn and grow, then look no further! 

Available Positions:

 

We have open positions as a Press Brake Operator, Automated Roll-Form Machine Operator, Machine Operator, Die Setter, Crane Operator, Forklift Operator, Punch Press Machine Operator, Part Packaging, Product Assembly, and General Labour.

 

Key Accountabilities:

·       Observe all safety rules, policies and procedures.
·       Receive and interpret shop orders, blueprints, and verbal instructions.
·       Locate and move material to and from work areas using pallet jacks, forklifts and overhead cranes.
·       Manually position material to gauge stops and scribed lines, to punch, notch or form, etc., activating machine by means of foot pedal and/or hand controls.
·       Performs several quality checks on parts produced throughout the production run using a caliper, measuring tape, gauges and/or template.
·       Report out an accurate count of parts manufactured against lists or shop orders and input into a computer system. Record scrapped production units.
·       Affix part numbers to finished parts by means of stickers, tags, or similar.
·       Note and report defects in tools, material, and equipment.
·       Perform minor machine maintenance and cleaning daily.
·       Keep work area, tools and equipment in a clean and orderly manner.
·       Be involved in lean manufacturing events.
·       Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

·       Must be a team player.
·       Post secondary training in metal fabrication is favorable.
·       Manufacturing experience is an asset preferably in the metal working industry.
·       Able to use measuring tools & interpret blueprints.
·       Forklift experience is preferred.
·       Overhead crane experience is valuable.
·       CNC experience would put you at an advantage.
·       Lean manufacturing knowledge is an asset.
·       Must be able to lift 50lbs.
·       Must be able to workdays, evenings, overnight and weekends – rotation may be required.