What You’ll Do:
The Production Workers in our Operations Department act as junior Machine Operators within our heavy industrial manufacturing facility. They have an important role in providing verification of the quality of the product being produced and maintaining safety while operating equipment related to manufacturing, while supporting the wider site operations and senior Machine Operators.
Production Workers report to the Department Shift Supervisors or designate. The role involves significant physical exertions such as having to move up and down stairs, bend, lift, carry items, push and pull, gripping, etc. Safety is our # 1 priority.
Shift Premiums are provided for the required shift rotation. All applicants will be required to follow the shifts outlined below which rotate every 2 weeks:
6:00am to 2:30pm
2:30pm to 10:30pm
10:30pm to 6:00am
Examples of Duties:
- Note that some departments are on a staggered shift schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Operation of production machinery
Operation of an overhead crane
Operation of forklift
Assisting senior Machine Operators at assigned work stations (i.e. lifting / moving product up to 50 lbs.)
Warehouse / manufacturing work (i.e. moving up and down stairs, bending, lifting, and carrying items)
Production department housekeeping (i.e. sweeping, machine cleaning, shoveling, painting, vacuuming, etc.)
Participate in all site specific training as required
Perform other related duties to support the overall success of the operation
What You’ll Bring:
Physically fit, able to lift 50lbs
Able to follow all safe work practices
Must have CSA approved steel-toed safety boots with non-slip sole
Able to follow direction
Good written and verbal communication skills
Access to a readily available vehicle is preferred
Previous manufacturing experience in an industrial environment is considered an asset
Sit down counterbalance (SDCB) forklift experience is considered an asset
Overhead crane experience is considered an asset
Transportation of dangerous goods (TDG) is considered an asset
What’s In It For You:
Starting Wage of $22.14
Potential to earn between $31-$36 per hour
Comprehensive Benefits (Health, Vision, Dental)
Retirement – Matching RRSP
Safety & Service Recognition Awards
About Tree Island:
Tree Island Steel Ltd. (“Tree Island Steel” or the “Company”) is a publicly listed company whose shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol TSL. Headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia, since 1964, Tree Island Steel, through its four operating facilities in Canada and the United States, produces wire products for a diverse range of industrial, residential construction, commercial construction, agricultural, and specialty applications.
Its products include bright wire; a broad array of fasteners, including packaged, collated and bulk nails; stucco reinforcing products; concrete reinforcing mesh; fencing and other fabricated wire products. The Company markets these products under the Tree Island®, Halsteel®, True-Spec®, K-Lath®, TI-Wire® and Tough Strand® brand names. Tree Island Steel operates in Canada under Tree Island Industries Ltd and in the United States under Tree Island Wire (USA) Inc.