Work Center Operator / Day shift
Diversey, Inc.
London, ON
Contract position available on our day shift 7 am to 3 pm

Work Center Operators are responsible for the safe and efficient setup and operation of the packaging production lines per plant production and / or plant operations standards. Adheres to company standards in key performance areas of Safety, Quality, and Cost & Delivery to the Customer. This position works in a team environment and is required to assist others as necessary.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Conduct multiple audits such as Behavior Based Safety, Gemba, ISO, Production Line Audits and report findings to Production Assistant Manager.
  • Drive continuous improvement activity using lean tools such as leading root cause investigations, kaizen events and poke yokes.
  • Collaborate with Quality Assurance, Plant Management, Production Teams, and QA Technicians
  • Provide support to the plant with regard to waste minimization, environmental compliance, regulatory compliance, and timely dispositions of returns, discrepant product and materials.
  • Promote a culture of excellence, multidisciplinary problem solving, teamwork, consistency, flexibility, execution, quality and effective communication
  • Ensure safe and efficient operation of the packaging equipment through general mechanical repairs and preventive maintenance.
  • Handles daily equipment inspections, maintenance and repairs.
  • Performs setup duties as required to ensure equipment is prepared for production as per change over standards.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot equipment after setup and adjust as required to maximize efficiencies.
  • Setup and all filling, and packaging equipment as per Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Cleans and sanitizes line equipment and change parts to meet Good Manufacturing Practices protocol.
  • Replenish equipment, and machines with required packaging supplies.
  • Perform all quality checks and audits as per Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Responsible for every aspect of quality on your line.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of handling / storing / and disposing of all chemicals and components associated with your line.
  • Ensure LOTO procedures are followed.
  • MSDS information is accessible, and information there in is understood.
  • Perform general housekeeping such as cleaning the body of machinery, windows, floors etc.
  • Follow all ISO9001, GMP, and EH&S policies and / or procedures.
Other duties as assigned
Skills, Certification or Special Training Required

High School Diploma. Post-secondary education Technical or Science field preferred. Previous work experience will be considered.

  • Strong mechanical knowledge gained through a minimum 1-3 years production experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience with Lean Tools such as 5 Why analysis, Kaizens, PM, Kan Ban, Poke Yoke preferred.
  • Knowledge of chemicals and chemical handling procedures • Ability to work safely and efficiently
  • Collaborative with the ability to function in a team environment
  • Able to follow detailed procedures and ensure accuracy in documentation and data
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multitask
  • Must have Basic computer skills (Google Platform, Email, Data Entry). SAP experience would be considered an asset.
Diversey is committed to providing equal opportunities to all candidates and to meeting the needs of people with disabilities. Should you be contacted regarding an employment opportunity and require an accommodation for a disability, we will be pleased to work with you to identify how we can best support you through this process .