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Sandblaster Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing

Employer

NuFab Coatings

Date Posted

November 10, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Lacombe, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 10, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

NuFab Coatings

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

Noisy

Tasks

  • Operate metal cleaning equipment to remove excess welds, rust, scale and other materials from surfaces of metal products
  • Immerse metal products in cleaning solutions
  • Sort metal sheets and parts, scrap metal and other materials
  • Grind or chip excess metal from metal products using hand tools
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Transport raw materials, finished products and equipment throughout plant manually or using powered equipment
  • Load and unload vehicle
  • Polish metal products to mirror finish
  • Read and interpret work orders

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Dolly
  • Hand tools
  • Hand truck
  • Lifting device
  • Shotblaster
  • Forklift

Security and safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own vehicle
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload

Weight handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Personal suitability

  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

Experience an asset

Screening questions

  • 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 above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Bonus
  • Gratuities

Long term benefits

Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities
  • Variable or compressed work week

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Sandblaster Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Labourers in Metal Fabrication
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to clean work areas and equipment; and in loading and unloading vehicles using hand carts and dollies

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating metal-cleaning equipment such as wheelabrators, deburrers and shotblasters to remove excess welds, rust, scale and other material from surfaces of metal parts, castings and other metal products

innovative

Interest in sorting metal sheets and parts, scrap metal and other materials

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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