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metalworking machine operator

Source: Job Bank


Listowel, ON, N4W1M6


$20.00 hourly

Additional Information


  • Build staging or erect scaffolding for heavy metalworking jobs
  • Check products for correct shapes, dimensions and other specifications
  • Clean and lubricate machinery and equipment
  • Cut, bend, roll, ream, punch, drill, weld or otherwise shape and form metal stock into parts or products
  • Lay out, set up and operate one or more light or heavy metalworking machines
  • Operate machines or equipment which weld, solder, bolt, screw or rivet metal parts together
  • Operate presses or other forging machines to perform hot or cold forging to shape or form metal
  • Position heated or cooled metal pieces on die of press or other forging machinery
  • Read and interpret specifications or follow verbal instructions
  • Remove metal pieces from furnace when colour or metal indicates proper forging temperature
  • Troubleshoot, perform corrective action or minor repairs

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Bolters or screwdrivers (power)
  • Brakes
  • Cleavers
  • Forging press
  • Hand tools
  • Lifting device
  • Saws
  • Shears
  • Soldering or welding equipment

Metal Forming or Shaping Operations Experience

  • Bending
  • Cutting machine
  • Flattening
  • Forming
  • Punching

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

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