Production Operator- Shift Work- 12 hours- Chemical Packing
Robinson Innovations
Kingston, ON

Job Summary

We hire for Attitude and Train for Skill.

This is Continental Shift work, 12 hours from 7 to 7:20- 2 days on, 2 days off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off. Shifts are weekdays, week nights and weekends.

Working as part of the production crew, the Production Operators will assist in various spots inside our chemical production plant. The work is fairly dirty and dusty at times, but the operator will be trained in proper procedures and safety measures to ensure their well being on the job. We pay for uniforms and there are showers onsite as well.

Operators must provide their own means of transportation to work and steel toe boots. All other PPE will be provided by us.

MEDICAL INFORMATION: Our workplace is dusty and we work with chemicals, so if you have asthma or skin sensitivities, then we are not a good fit. People who wear contacts must use prescription safety glasses because of the dusty characteristic of the chemicals.

Job Type / Category

*Wear a respirator and Tyvek suit to help with cleaning of machinery between production runs

*Count and place recipes bags into totes. Typical bag weight is 18 pounds

*Read and understand computer terminals and respond to alarms

*Do industrial housekeeping duties

*Work in the Manual Room and decant dry chemicals into small weighs bags.

*Actively participate in all health and safety training.

*Operate a lift truck to move materials and finished totes around

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

*High School Diploma or equivalent

*3 years of prior manufacturing experience is an asset

*Health and safety training in WHMIS, reporting hazards, back safety, etc

*Demonstrated skills in verbal and written communication, problem solving and analysis.

*Ability to work with minimum direct supervision to meet specific objectives.

*Computer literacy mandatory.

*Able to work in a dirty and dusty work environment along with groups of people.

*Able to work all scheduled continental shifts

*Operate Lift Truck as required (On the job training provided)

*Be available for occasional overtime as required.


Group Health and Dental

Group RRSP

LTD and Life Insurance

$150 Boot Allowance

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.50 /hour


  • Lift Truck: 3 years (Preferred)
  • manufacturing: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Over Night Shift Work: 3 years (Preferred)