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Job Details

Plywood Press Operator


Teknion Ltd

Date Posted

September 07, 2021


  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 to $19.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Sep 21, 2021
Job Requirements


Teknion Ltd




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate


Will train

Area of Specialization

Office furniture

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Type of Product

  • Veneers
  • Plywood
  • Particle boards

Specific Skills

  • Start up, shut down, set up and adjust process equipment or machines
  • Operate and tend equipment to glue, press, trim, sand and splice veneer sheets
  • Assemble plywood panels

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods

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.

Advertised Until

Sep 21, 2021

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 Plywood Press Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Other Wood Processing Machine Operators

Interest in operating and tending conveyors, lathes, sanding machines and other equipment to peel and slice veneer from logs and log sections, and to glue, press, trim, sand and splice veneer sheets; and in operating kilns, treating tanks and other equipment to dry lumber and other wood products, and to chemically treat and impregnate wood products with preservatives


Interest in copying to observe equipment, panel indicators, video monitors and other instruments to detect malfunctions and ensure that machinery and equipment are operating according to specifications


Interest in assisting in maintaining, setting up, adjusting, starting up and shutting down process equipment and machines as required

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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