Production Operator/General Labourer

Brantford, ON

About Us


Our company is a provider of products and services to the polymer resin producer and downstream conversion market. Our company has developed a reputation as an industry leader in technology and service since 1986 through its existing facilities in Canada, the USA and Saudi Arabia and sales offices in Mexico, Brazil, the UK, Greece and Dubai. This is an opportunity to become a part of a dynamic team and a great organization. Our company offers its employees a safe work environment with a focus on teamwork, respect for the employee and encourages an entrepreneurial spirit.

Job Summary

The Machine / Production Operator is responsible for all aspects of the operation of their assigned process(es) including start-up, shutdown, product change over, process problem troubleshooting, and meeting production quality requirements.

The position requires the ability to work 12 hour (Continental) rotating shifts including night shift to support 24 hours a day, 365 days a year operation. There is a 2 weeks’ nights and 2 weeks’ days rotation. Upon successful completion of probationary period, employees are eligible to participate in the benefit program.

Job Description

  • Follow company procedures adhering to all health and safety standards. 
  • Operate plastic processing equipment including extruders, grinders, packaging lines, mixers and various auxiliary equipment as well as drive a forklift throughout the shift.
  • Perform quality testing in the laboratory of various samples.
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stack 55 lb. bags on pallets
  • Ability to move 50 kilogram drums.
  • Ability to work in hot and occasionally dusty environment. (Respirator required in some areas of the facility - respirator requires tight seal around the face and therefore absence of facial hair).


  • Must possess a grade 12 education or equivalent.
  • Forklift certification or have experience driving a forklift desired.
  • 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience operating equipment and troubleshooting.
  • Team player that contributes as well as takes direction in a fast-paced environment.
  • References will be requested.
  • Must pass a pre-employment medical examination.
  • Obtain a satisfactory background check.


  • Health and Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • AD&D
  • LTD
  • RRSP/DPSP Company Match
  • 3 weeks' paid vacation
  • Team Environment



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Ingenia Polymers Corp

Ingenia Polymers Corp


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