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fibreglass machine operator - plastic manufacturing


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$14.00 to $15.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Location

Winnipeg, MB

Education, Skills and Experience

Additional Skills

  • Troubleshoot and make minor adjustments to equipment

Specific Skills

  • Adjust calender rollers for production line change

  • Weigh resins, colorants and other chemicals according to formulae

  • Unload mixture into container or conveyor for further processing

  • Operate mixing machine to blend plastic and other chemicals to a specific consistency and viscosity

  • Follow formulation card to mix resin batches for injection moulding process

  • Change dies on extruding machines according to production line change

  • Trimming and sanding plastic or fiberglass parts

  • Prepare and change moulds and adjust equipment for production line change

  • Set up and operate one or more moulding machines to mould plastic products

  • Set up and operate calender machines to transform plastic bales or slabs into continuous sheets or films of specified thickness

  • Set up and operate extruding machines to extrude plastic compound through a nozzle or die

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment

  • Physically demanding

  • Attention to detail

  • Hand-eye co-ordination

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate

  • Team player

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Dependability

  • Reliability

  • Organized

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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