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Job Details

Plastic-Film Extrusion Machine Operator

Employer

Les Industries Polykar inc.

Date Posted

June 20, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $29.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 36 to 48 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 20, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Les Industries Polykar inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Troubleshoot and make minor adjustments to equipment
  • Computer numerical control (CNC) machines
  • Monitor and inspect quality of material produced

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
  • Place weighed materials in mixing machines
  • Operate mixing machine to blend plastic and other chemicals to a specific consistency and viscosity
  • Change dies on extruding machines according to production line change
  • Prepare and change moulds and adjust equipment for production line change
  • 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

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Hot

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
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

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