Waste Treatment/Tank Maintenance Technician
Magna Exteriors
Richmond Hill, ON
Company Introduction
Polybrite is a division of Magna Exteriors located in Richmond Hill, ON. This position is a Continental position within our Plating department, which is responsible for chrome plating on plastic automotive parts.

Job Introduction
This position reports to the Plating Supervisor and is responsible for performing waste treatments on waste water, tank maintenance and maintaining all equipment and records. This position will also be trained to perform back-up duties in the Wet Lab. All work is performed in a safe and consistant manner as per Polybrite’s Environmental Policy.

Major Responsibilities
Trained to meet all aspects of job description in Waste Water/Tank Maintenance and Wet Lab Make chemical additions. Conduct temperature checks. Clean plating tanks. Perform treatments on plating solutions. Perform general maintenance on filters and tanks. Must be able to run all plating hoists. Ensure proper housekeeping within Polybrite. Assist in weekend maintenance/cleaning and adding anodes. Assist in crane/hoist PMs. Maintain basic equipment related to their job. Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations. Maintain the stability and reputation of the organization by complying with the legal and waste management requirements. Responsible for proper storage, handling and disposal of all chemicals, used materials and equipment.

Knowledge and Education
Grade 12 education or equivalent with a background in chemistry.

Work Experience
Minimum 1-3 years manufacturing experience, experience working with chemicals. Chrome plating on plastic experience preferred.

Skills and Competencies
Spill Response, TDG and Safe Chemical Handling training required. Physical Requirements: Must be able to consistently lift up to 25 kg’s. Working verbal, written and reading English comprehension skills. First Aid Training, Forklift Training and current license required. Must be able to pass Pulmonary Function Testing.

Work Environment
This position is Continental Shift, must be available to work flexible days and/or nights.

Additional Information
Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.