Extruder Operator


Production

Woodstock

Job description

Extruder Operator

Training: As the plant comes into operation on June 2025, the candidates will be trained 2 weeks each month from August 2024 to June 2025 in a similar SOPREMA plant located in the city of Sherbrooke in the province of Quebec.

WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER YOU

SOPREMA is an international company specializing in the manufacturing of modified bitumen membranes. SOPREMA’s product line includes roofing, waterproofing and air/vapour barriers. Present in over 90 countries worldwide, SOPREMA offers an exclusive sealing technology, designed with an extraordinary experience of over 100 years of innovation.

Why should you join our team?

  • Participation in profit sharing
  • Shutdown at Christmas and all paid holidays
  • Flexible insurance program (80% paid by the company after probation and up to 100% after one year!)
  • Pension fund / 2 contribution options:
    • 3% employee – 3% employer
    • 5% employee – 4% employer
  • Social club
  • Paid weekly
  • Reimbursement for physical activities (according to internal policy)
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  • Diploma High school diploma
  • Shift Mixed system of schedule of eight (8) hour shifts and twelve (12) hours shift on day, afternoon and night shift
  • Job status Permanent
  • Workplace Woodstock
  • Work timetable Full time (36h-48h)
  • Years of experience 3 to 5 years
  • Rate $27,12 and $31,74 | $50 DAILY allowance for the weeks training in Sherbrooke | Bonus of $2,500 when all training in Sherbrooke is complete.
  • Date according As soon as possible
YOUR ROLE IN OUR TEAM

YOUR ROLE IN OUR TEAM

Under the supervision of the Production Leader, the Extruder operator is in charge of the smooth running of the manufacturing process in order to produce according to the company’s quality and quantity requirements.

The new Woodstock plant will operate 24 hours a day, seven (7) days a week, on a mixed system of schedule of eight (8) hour shifts and twelve (12) hours shift on day, afternoon and night shift.

THE CHALLENGES WE HAVE FOR YOU

THE CHALLENGES WE HAVE FOR YOU

  • Drive the automated manufacturing process, correct drifts and ensure productivity;
  • Perform equipment inspections and cleaning according to procedures;
  • Adjust equipment to meet specifications;
  • Verify product quality according to established standards;
  • Enter production data into computerized management systems;
  • Perform first-level maintenance tasks;
  • Ensure proper communication and transmission of information between teams;
  • Suggest measures to improve production activities and occupational health and safety;
  • Perform any other related tasks requested by the supervisor.
THE SKILLS WE ARE LOOKING FOR

THE SKILLS WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Education

  • High school diploma;
  • Mechanical or chemical education (An asset);

Experience

  • Minimum 3 years of experience working on a production line;
  • Experience in the chemical industry, especially in the processing of plastics (An asset);
  • Experience in a leadership position (An asset);

Knowledge and Competencies

  • Knowledge of panel-controlled machine;
  • Knowledge of industrial maintenance (An asset);
  • Experience in reporting results, working with the ERP system (An asset);
  • Knowledge of the French language (An asset).

Skills and attitudes

  • Strong team spirit, good work ethic;
  • Sensitive to workplace safety;
  • Computer literate;
  • Willingness to learn;

Working conditions

  • Mixed system of schedule of eight (8) hour shifts and twelve (12) hours shift on day, afternoon and night shift;
  • Hourly salary between $27,12 and $31,74;
  • Multiple hourly premium depending of the shift (evening, night, weekend, 12 hour shift…)
  • $1.25 premium for working 12 hours shifts

SIMULATION TRAINING SCHEDULE

  • WEEK 1
    • Monday | 10h hours shift
    • Tuesday to saturday | 12h hours shift
    • Sunday off
  • WEEK 2
    • Monday to Friday | 12h hours shift
    • Saturday | 10h hours shift
    • Sunday off
  • WEEK 3-4
    • Off

Total hours:  70h / week

  • Straight : 40 hours/week
  • Overtime: 30 hours/week

Physical requirements 

  • Handling of loads up to 50 lbs.

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