A service-driven paper and packaging products company, Atlantic Packaging has grown to become one of Canada’s largest paper manufacturers and a leading producer of packaging products. Our organization employs approximately 1000 people at eight manufacturing plants and four distribution centers.
We are currently looking to hire a General Labourers at our Paper Bag facility in Scarborough.
Load/unload product on trailers
Package all finish products. (E.g. wrapping, strapping and boxing.)
Place all finish packages on the correct skids.
Place the correct labels on all finish products.
Date stamp finish product.
Stretch-wrap all finish products.
Move carton to and from racks to bundling area whenever it is needed.
Maintain a clean and safe work environment
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Good attendance and job performance in previous job.
Ability to maintain equipment
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a consistent basis
Clamp Truck license considered a strong asset
Must be able to work rotating shifts, days and afternoons Monday-Friday
Completion of high school. Must be able to read and write English, have basic math skills – add, subtract, multiply and divide.
Must be able to use a measuring tape in both imperial and metric measure.
Must have knowledge of the Ontario Health & Safety Act.
Effort: Moderate and on occasion heavy physical effort is required up to 50 lbs. Pushes or pulls loads. Physical activities include standing, bending, reaching, lifting, pushing, twisting, carrying, stooping and walking.
Conditions: Exposed to water based inks and ammonia fumes, noise levels may reach 90DBA. Heat during summer months may reach 40 C degrees.
Atlantic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in the selection process. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.