Machine Operators

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  • Post Date: November 28, 2017
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Machine Operators

Reference Number: MLDG-17009
Pembroke MDF
Location: Pembroke, Ontario
Posted: November 27th 2017
Salary: $15.00 to $18.00 per hour
Pembroke MDF Inc. is a privately owned company, located just outside Pembroke. Our facility utilizes high quality wood fiber supplied by local sawmills to manufacture high quality fibreboard and painted base board mouldings. Unlike other types of wood panels, the homogenous and uniform structure of fibreboard results in a product that is easily routed, milled and finished.

We currently have opportunities for the right individuals to join our dynamic and talented team of employees as a Machine Operator.

The Machine Operator is probationary in-training position who is responsible to ensure the safe, efficient operation, cleaning of and running adjustments for their machines and equipment. Responsible for the maintenance of prescribed quantity and quality of product produced. Other responsibilities include troubleshooting machine basic performance, making adjustments and calling for additional resources as required.

Upon successful training the successful candidate will then be transferred to a permanent full-time position within the moulding line.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain high production numbers for daily goals
  • Produce product with an emphasis on quality
  • Operate complex machinery and make running adjustments as required
  • Follow all Company policies and operating procedures
  • Provide feedback as required to improve machine performance
  • Complete all assigned Quality checks
  • Participate in training and cross training, improvement initiatives including health and safety and quality improvement
  • Adhere to all workplace safety policies, compliances and regulations
  • Maintains respectful communication with co-workers and supervisory staff
  • Familiar with the Company’s policies/processes and understands the impact of this position on the competitiveness and performance of the company
  • Complies with and follows health and safety policies and programs
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Proof of high school diploma, GED or equivalent and/or acceptable work experience
  • Experience in operating different automated machines and equipment (i.e. saws, automated paint equipment, strapping and wrapping equipment)
  • Forklift experience would be considered an asset
  • Must be able to work 12 hour rotating shifts
  • Forklift experience would be considered an asset
  • Experience with routine maintenance operations; mechanically inclined
  • Highly punctual
  • Able to work as a functioning member of a team
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to work independently in a busy environment
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
Additional Information
Salary: $15.00 per hour during 45 day training period, which will increase to $16.00 to $18.00 per hour depending on position assigned.

Pembroke MDF offers a competitive benefit package and company matching RRSP program.

Employment is conditional upon successfully completion of Pembroke MDF’s pre-employment checks which may include criminal record check, education verification, reference checks and drug and alcohol testing.

To apply for this position, please forward a copy of your cover letter and resume via email, quoting the position title and file number.

Pembroke MDF Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation during the recruiting and selection process, we will work with you to meet your needs.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Contact Information
Human Resources
Pembroke MDF
777 Fibreboard Drive,
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6W4


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