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Assembler/Grinder Technician (Rotating Shift, Train on 1st Shift)

May 22 2020
Industries Environment, waste management
Categories Trades, Technicians, Construction, Trades, Manual, Operator, Machinist
Edmonton, AB

ZCL | Xerxes, a division of Shawcor, (Shawcor) is the largest manufacturer of underground fiberglass storage tanks in the world. With nearly 40 years of direct industry expertise, we are recognized as both a leading innovator and a trusted brand. We are always looking to add great people to the Shawcor family, people whose skills and goals match our Mission and Values. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in a dynamic team environment where integrity and passion drives operational excellence, Shawcor is for you!

Why Choose Shawcor?

  • We are deemed an essential service
  • Established social distancing practices and additional procedures to maintain a clean and healthy workplace
  • We provide personal protective equipment (PPE) required for the job
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Challenging career
  • Training & development opportunities
  • Incentive compensation program
  • Competitive benefit program
  • Group Defined Contribution Pension Plan
  • Paid time off

The Opportunity

We are accepting resume for the role of Assembler Technician (Rotating Shift, Train on 1st Shift) based in our Edmonton, AB (6907 36th Street) manufacturing facility. Reporting to the Production Manager, the Assembler Technician is accountable for joining Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) components by using a hand lay-up process.

Duties & Accountabilities

  • Operating machines and equipment or using hand tools to cut, shape, splice and fit plastic materials to form parts and assemblies
  • Following blueprints and drawings to join shell halves together using a hand lay-up process
  • Installing fittings, gauge plates, man-ways and other components and accessories
  • Cutting and preparing composite materials from patterns to join parts and assemblies
  • Making minor adjustments or repairs to products
  • Using equipment including grinders, trimmers, measuring tools and rollers
  • Periodically inspecting work to ensure compliance with quality standards
  • Documenting information on process sheets and time cards in an accurate and timely manner
  • Maintaining a neat and tidy work area
  • Keeping equipment operational by completing preventive maintenance requirements
  • Other activities as required to support the production process

Skills and Qualifications

  • High school diploma is preferred
  • General related experience or previous experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment is preferred
  • Previous experience with a spray gun is a definite asset
  • Ability to read and follow blueprints and drawings is an asset
  • Good understanding of English, including verbal, written, and reading skills
  • Ability to communicated effectively with other and work as part of a team
  • Ability to learn new tools and equipment
  • Good problem-solving skills and strong attention to detail in order to spot material and product defects
  • Comfortable working in a fiberglass plant environment
  • Ability to work at heights and within confined spaces when required
  • Ability to work shift work including overtime and weekends as needed
  • Ability to meet physical requirements including lifting up to 20-50 lbs., bending, crouching, kneeling, and standing for extended periods of time

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Shawcor is an equal opportunity employer.

Apply now!