• Manufacturing/Machine Operator Postion at Canam

    Canam Steel Corp.
    Job Description
    Job Description


    Perform typical machine shop duties to support the production floor.


    Essential duties

    • Operate overhead cranes, and perform daily operator inspections.
    • Identify and report defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.
    • Load products on flatbed trucks.
    • Operate forklift.
    • Assist welders, benders, loaders and/or line production.
    • Meet Customer delivery requirements.
    • Participate in Lean activities.
    • Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition.
    • Work safely and follow company safety policies.
    • Perform other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor including, but not limited to, cleaning, scrap removal and other production related jobs.


    • High School Diploma or GED, preferred.
    • Basic knowledge of the English language.
    • Ability to read measurements accurately.
    • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
    • Some experience preferred in the operation of production machinery in an industrial manufacturing environment.
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out written and oral instructions.


    Physical demands

    • Standing for most of the shift, walking, use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls.
    • Reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
    • Capable of lifting 50 lbs.
    • Specific vision abilities include: close vision, distant vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.


    Work environment

    • Working near moving machinery and cranes.
    • May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles.
    • Occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock.
    • Noise in work environment is usually very loud.
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