General Labourer

Altlantic Packaging Products Limited - Brampton, ON (11 months ago)

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Atlantic Packaging is the largest privately owned and fully integrated corrugated packaging company in Canada with over 75 years of innovation and tradition, with over 1,500 people and 12 locations including plants and paper mills across Ontario and the U.S. Atlantic provides customers with a total packaging solution through its key business divisions which include: Corrugated and Colour Packaging, Recycled Paper Mills, Retail Packaging and Displays, Paper Bag Products, Supply and Inventory Management and Recycling. Other Atlantic strategic partners including Mitchel-Lincoln based in Montreal, Quebec; The Standfast Group based in Carol Stream, Illinois; Blackhawk Corrugated based in Carol Stream, Illinois; Skybox Packaging based in Mansfield, Ohio; York Container based in York, Pennsylvania and Champion Container Corporation based in Wood Dale, Illinois. For more information on Atlantic Packaging, please visit


Reporting to the Production Supervisor, responsible for the safe and efficient operation of production equipment to optimize safety, quality and productivity. Following standard operating procedures to achieve operational targets.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of production equipment following instructions from the Lead Hand
  • Working safety in accordance with Company safety policies and procedures and OHS legislation; wear prescribed PPE and report all hazards to supervision
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) and work instructions from the Lead Hand in order to set up and run equipment safely and efficiently
  • Follow all quality procedures and perform quality checks before and during runs
  • Ensure stacks of corrugated board are stacked squarely and neatly
  • Placement of binders and bottom sheets under loads as required
  • Re-pile sheets when required re: warp etc.
  • Visually inspect and remove any non-conforming sheets
  • Placement of load tags for order identification
  • Prepare machine for shift shutdown when required which may require overtime
  • Ensure sheet counts are correct as per production hard copy and that all documentation is completed with accuracy
  • Maintain good housekeeping and food safety practices including Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and cleanup for preventative maintenance
  • Willing to be trained in the operation of a forklift to provide relief coverage when required

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or related experience and/or training;
  • Production or warehousing related labourer experience preferred
  • Able to perform the physical demands of the position are a prerequisite
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are a prerequisite
  • Willing to work a weekly 8 hour rotating schedule including 1 week nights, 1 week afternoons and 1 week days
  • Open to working overtime as required

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $23.62 /hour