Certain Teed Gypsum Production / Warehouse Operator – Calgary CertainTeed Wallboard Plant Full Time in Calgary, AB

Certain Teed Gypsum

Branch Calgary AB CA

Production / Warehouse Operator – Calgary CertainTeed Wallboard Plant
Calgary, AB

Either manufacturing or production line:. Working in a *24×7 manufacturing plant*. Build a satisfying career with training and experience in a growing…

Through innovation and creative product design, CertainTeed has helped shape the building products industry for more than 100 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Company, the firm made its slogan “Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed,” which quickly inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is North America’s leading brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, foundations, pipe, insulation, gypsum and ceilings.

CertainTeed Corporation is a leading North American manufacturer of building materials including roofing, vinyl and fiber cement siding, trim, fence, railing, decking, foundations, insulation, gypsum, ceilings, and pipe products. Headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, CertainTeed has approximately 6,000 employees and 65 facilities throughout the United States and Canada. Through its Vision, Mission, Values and Objectives (VMVO) initiative, CertainTeed strives to be the preferred choice for innovative building products and systems by delivering a superior Customer experience to a broader market through the development of exceptional team performance and world-class processes.

CertainTeed is a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the top 100 industrial companies in the world. Saint-Gobain employs approximately 19,000 people in North America and approximately 109,000 people in 64 countries world-wide. Saint-Gobain’s North American companies operate 130 manufacturing facilities in industries as diverse as industrial ceramics and containers, reinforcements and flat glass, abrasives, and building materials.

Production / Warehouse Operator – Calgary Wallboard Plant

Why apply for CertainTeed:

  • Build a satisfying career with training and experience in a growing manufacturing facility
  • Work in a productive and dynamic environment with a chance to make an impact as part of a diverse manufacturing team
  • We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages for our employees with a starting Labor rate of $27.74/hr. with potential for increases


Working in a 24×7 manufacturing plant and reporting to an area Supervisor, the Operator is responsible for:

  • Performing all duties in a safe and efficient manner following company safety standards
  • Operating a counterbalance forklift
  • Performing quality checks and recording results
  • Operating production equipment to ensure proper specifications for finished product are met
  • Performing routine cleaning, inspecting and minor maintenance on equipment


  • MUST be available to work 8 or 12 hour rotating shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays as well as some required overtime
  • Counterbalance Forklift or mobile equipment experience required. Certification is a plus
  • Able to learn to operate automated plant manufacturing equipment and recognize deviations from standard operating parameters
  • Able to use windows computers and standard Microsoft applications
  • Must be a team and customer service oriented individual
  • Must be able to comprehend and complete written forms, and perform basic math
  • Able to recognize unsafe conditions or hazards in work area
  • Able to maintain a high standard of housekeeping in work area
  • Must be able to interact, communicate and work effectively and professionally with all employees and management staff in a team-oriented environment
  • Minimum grade 12 education and some post-secondary education preferred


  • Job includes tasks that require walking, bending, twisting, gripping, stair and ladder climbing, working at heights, and navigating rough terrain
  • Must be capable of wearing personal protective equipment necessary to comply with government and company safety standards
  • Some tasks include repeated heavy lifting, entering confined spaces, outdoor exposure or exposure to dusty environments

Please note this job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without prior notice.

Please Note: Due to the thorough nature of the recruitment process, we appreciate your patience. We thank all interested applicants; however at this time, we are considering only local candidates who are able to work without employer sponsorship. No agencies or phone calls, please. Only those candidates whose experience best meets our requirements will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $27.74 /hour

Job Location:

  • Calgary, AB

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • either manufacturing or production line: 1 year
  • have ALL of the following basic computer skills: sending & receiving emails with attached documents and opening the attachments, copying and pasting information, using the Web for research and creating Word documents & simple spreadsheets: 3 years
  • operating a counterbalance forklift with a minimum 2000 pound capacity: 1 year

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-03-31
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