Production Associate


Date Posted

October 11, 2019


Belleville, ON


12 Hour Rapid Rotation Continental Shifts


Wage Scale Rate: $16.25 – $22.25

Primary Function

The Production Associate works toward achievement of manufacturing goals focusing on the areas of safety, quality, production and efficiency

Set up of product mixes for multiple lines

Responsible for operating winders, reprocessing machines, slitter lines, packaging finished goods, making quality checks and handling scrap product

The associate is responsible for assisting with scrap reduction, housekeeping, maintaining quality standards and process targets

Essential Functions

Follow all company policy

Adhere to attendance guidelines

Read production information and safely and efficiently set up of all orders within specifications

Troubleshoot and correct all assigned equipment and products

Ensure a quality product through regular checks by reading and verifying line orders

Proper packaging of finished goods including correct usage of labels, applet patterns and date code stamps, etc

If product is out of specification, correct the problem and notify team lead or supervisor if unable to resolve the problem in a timely manner

Leave adequate packing and supplies for the incoming team

Meet plant and department housekeeping standards

Must be able to perform repetitive motions in a fast paced environment

Development of skills for self and team members

Additional Requirements

Must have good communication skills

Must have good organizational and housekeeping skills

Able to hand multiple tasks

Must be able to run multiple lines while ensuring high standards of quality and efficiency, and output.

Must be willing to contribute on project teams

Must follow all safety rules and recognize and report unsafe working conditions

Must be able to lift 50 lbs, climb stairs and remain in a standing position for extended periods

Must be able to read write and possess basic math skills


Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent