General Labourer

Washington Mills Electro Minerals Corp. - Niagara Falls, ON (5 months ago)

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Company Description

Washington Mills is one of the largest producers of high quality abrasive and fused mineral products in the world. It has facilities throughout the U.S, Canada and Europe and serves a global customer base. Its principal business is the fusing of oxide and carbide minerals in electric arc and Acheson furnaces, as well as the grinding and classifying of the minerals into grains and powders. Established in 1868, Washington Mills continues a long history of excellence in serving raw materials to the abrasive, refractory, ceramic and industrial abrasive markets.

Essential Functions

The General Labour is a physically demanding position.

Requirements of the job include, but are not limited to, the following:

- shoveling materials

- sorting, packaging and transporting materials throughout plant

- assisting machine operators and other workers

- cleaning work areas

- operating forklift when needed

- other general labour throughout the plant as required

Work Environment

Working outdoors in all weather conditions

Dusty/dirty environment

Shift work


Ontario Secondary School Diploma

Punctual, flexible, reliable

Able to handle heavy workloads for extended periods of time

Minimum 1 year experience operating forklifts

Valid forklift certification preferred

Employees must provide their own steel-toed safety boots

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $19.47 /hour


  • forklift operator: 1 year (Required)
  • general labour: 1 year (Required)


  • Forklift (Preferred)