Hiring For Blown Film Extrusion Operators To Work in Canada (Edmonton)

Application ends: July 31, 2024
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Job Description


About the Company –

Our Client is an International Recruitment Agency specialized in job placement all over Canada and foreign workers recruitment.

  • Troubleshoot and make minor adjustments to equipment
  • Weigh resins, colorants and other chemicals according to formulae
  • Monitor and inspect quality of material produced
  • Place weighed materials in mixing machines
  • Unload mixture into container or conveyor for further processing
  • Set up and operate calendar machines to transform plastic bales or slabs into continuous sheets or films of specified thickness
  • Set up and operate extruding machines to extrude plastic compound through a nozzle or die
  • Change dies on extruding machines according to production line change
  • Prepare and change molds and adjust equipment for production line change
  • Safe operation of a three-layer/and or mono-layer blown film extrusion system
  • Make extruder adjustments according to already established working methods to maximize productivity
  • Make order changes
  • Ensure the quality of the finished product while following all health and safety rules
  • Perform continuous quality checks throughout production runs
  • Follow a ‘clean as you go’ policy keeping all areas tidy on site to ensure compliance with BRC food safety standards
  • Monitor machine performance, maintain output, quality and waste targets whilst keeping downtime to a minimum
  • must have single handedly operated machines, specifically mono layer and 3 layer blown film extrusion machines. Preferred:

1-Worked on W&H 3 layer and 5 layer blown film lines(Optimex,Varex)

2-Worked on Reifenhauser single/monolayer or triple layer blown film line


Education: Completion of secondary school is required.

Diploma in plastics technology is a strong asset.

Experience: At least 7 years of experience in the blown extrusion industry or co-extrusion is


Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Handling heavy loads,

Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Standing for

extended periods, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Combination of sitting, standing, walking.

Personal suitability: Organized, Effective interpersonal skills, Team player, Excellent oral and

written communication, Initiative, Accurate, Judgment, Ability to multitask and work autonomously

Weight handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Language: English is required


Salary: $29.00 hourly, 36 48 Hours per week.

Benefits: Transportation costs covered if worker needs to relocate.

Important Information: Flexibility in schedule is required. Rotating continental 12-hour shifts from

7:00 AM to 7:00 PM OR from 7:00 PM to 7:00 AM. During the first 6-week period, the worker will

work an average of 42 hours per week. Working days and days off will be determined on a rotational

basis, with a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 4 shifts per week. Overtime and work on weekends

may be required depending on the business needs

Assembly Line OperatorIndustry Type: 

Industrial Equipment / MachineryDepartment: 

Production, Manufacturing & EngineeringEmployment Type: 

Full Time, PermanentRole Category: 

Operations, Maintenance & Support


Diploma in Any Specialization