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Job Details

Manufacturing Technician

Posted on Aug 27, 2020 by Dow Chemical Canada ULC

  • Location Lacombe, AB
  • Earnings $62.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Nov 20, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Dow Chemical Canada ULC

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Area of Specialization

  • Work planning, estimating, measuring and scheduling
  • Development of facilities and systems
  • Development of production processes

Specific Skills

  • Develop manufacturing and processing procedures
  • Develop and carry out work study
  • Develop and conduct production, inventory and quality assurance programs
  • Design plant layouts and production facilities
  • Conduct work measurement or other studies
  • Collect and analyze data and samples
  • Collect and compile operational or experimental data
  • Read blueprints and drawings
  • Assist in preparing estimates, schedules, specifications and reports
  • Set machine or equipment controls, oversee production and inspect processes

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Willing to travel internationally

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

careers@dow.com

Advertised Until

Nov 20, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Manufacturing Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Industrial Engineering and Manufacturing Technologists
INNOVATIVE

Interest in precision working to develop applications using CAD/CAM (computer-assisted drafting, computer assisted manufacturing) for the control of robots, computer numerical control (CNC) machines and other manufacturing processes and operations; and in developing work study and related programs

METHODICAL

Interest in analyzing information to develop and conduct safety training programs

directive

Interest in supervising to develop and carry out industrial health, safety and fire prevention plans and programs

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 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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Industrial Engineering and Manufacturing Technicians
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to conduct work measurement and other studies and to set machine and equipment controls

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling operational or experimental data; and in collecting and analyzing data and samples in support of quality assurance and industrial health and safety programs

innovative

Interest in assisting engineers to develop manufacturing and processing procedures and variables, and to oversee production and inspect processes

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 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.

Learn More

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