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Swim Recruiting

Lead Production Worker

Posted 26 days ago

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Job Description

Are you an early bird that likes to finish your workday early to enjoy the day? Do you have experience in production and in driving a forklift?

We are looking for a trustworthy production worker to support our operations in a Lead role. Working in a plant environment, this is a key role in being a lead to 3-4 workers in production.

Our client is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of niche construction chemical products with a global presence in over 90 countries and expanding their global presence further. They are committed to providing their customers with premium services, leading technical knowledge, and innovative products.  
The company has a substantial market share within its niche sector and will offer significant room for growth and career advancement.

What- the Role: 
Reporting to the Plant Manager, this Lead Hand Production worker will be 1 of 2 leads to 3-4 workers in their batching and packaging plant.

PERMANENT Morning SHIFT Monday to Friday starting at 5:30am.  
This is a Full-time permanent position. Please read the entire Job Description carefully to understand the position.

Some of the duties will include:
  • Employees are tasked with packaging dry cement powders into bags, pails, drums, paper bags and Bulk bags. They are then placed on pallets, wrapped and staged for shipment.
  • This is a physically demanding job and includes lifting and standing for long periods of time. Employees may find the tasks repetitive and tedious so we move employees to different stations as needed.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and understand verbal instructions is important. The job requires keeping track of batch numbers, weighing and marking products.
  • Employees are required to wear steel toed shoes, rubber gloves and dust mask. This may not be well suited for candidates with a dust allergy.

Qualifications include:
Ideal is someone coming from a production environment with hands on experience and experience in driving a forklift.

Qualifications include:
  • 1-2 years experience in a high-volume production environment.
  • Employees will be driving forklift, so license is preferred but 1-2 years driving is mandatory.
  • Candidates must have reliable transportation and live in the lower mainland. Not accepting candidates relocating from outside the Vancouver area.
  • Must be able to sign a strict NDA agreement as this position will be exposed to trade secret information.
  • Must be trustworthy, reliable and committed.
  • Must have some Leadership qualities. (Responsibility)
  • No specific trade skills needed. Everything will be taught using on-the-job training.

Fully in person located in Richmond in the plant.

How Much:
$23 hourly full-time permanent position that is paid at a competitive hourly rate. Benefits and bonus eligibility after 3-month probationary period.

When & How to Apply: 
If you are qualified for, and interested in, this fantastic opportunity, please let Swim Recruiting know as soon as possible as this search is moving quickly! If you already have a Recruiter at SWIM, please reach out directly.  If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit 'APPLY NOW' to send us your resume. Thank you!

About Swim Recruiting

SWIM provides Permanent and Contract Recruitment Services in a variety of specializations and industries. Our well established client network includes small businesses right through to large global corporations.

Application closing date is 2024-07-22

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