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Job Details

Labourer, General - Manufacturing

Employer

Sun Gro Horticulture Canada Ltd. Vilna plant

Date Posted

July 15, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Vilna, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 27, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Sun Gro Horticulture Canada Ltd. Vilna plant

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work Site Environment

  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • At heights

Work Setting

Packaging company

Tasks

  • Transport raw materials, finished products and equipment throughout plant manually or using powered equipment
  • Check and weigh materials and products
  • Sort, pack, crate and package materials and products
  • Assist machine operators, assemblers and other workers
  • Perform other labouring and elemental activities
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload
  • Work under pressure

Weight Handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)
  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Personal Suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Dependability
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

Will train

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits

Other benefits

Free parking available


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Labourer, General - Manufacturing is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Other Labourers in Processing, Manufacturing and Utilities
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to clean work areas and equipment

OBJECTIVE

Interest in handling to transport raw materials, finished products and equipment throughout plant manually and using powered equipment

innovative

Interest in checking and weighing materials and products

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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