The Chronicle Herald Assistant Operator (Nights) Full Time in Bedford, NS

The Chronicle Herald

Branch Bedford NS CA

Assistant Operator (Nights)
Bedford, NS

Manual labour experience; Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and an aptitude to learn other software programs;…

We are currently seeking a full-time Assistant Operator to join our production team on Bluewater Road to operate inserting machinery while ensuring accurate inserting runs for packaging as per client specifications. Reporting to the Night Supervisor, you will work effectively and efficiently in our deadline-driven environment, while providing quality service to our clients.

Essential duties and responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring proper inserts scheduled run as requested by our clients;
  • Work with warehouse staff to ensure required material has arrived as scheduled;
  • Ensure product is moved to insert floor when required;
  • Ensure inserting equipment is functioning properly and report any problems to the Electrical/Mechanical Departments;
  • Operation of the Inserting Equipment: Linemaster, MSD, Lats, Winder, Stackers, ROS/Jef, Stocklin;
  • General maintenance of equipment and work stations;
  • Ensuring all work is done safely and efficiently; and,
  • Reporting any concerns to Operator/Shift Supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in packaging production;
  • General understanding of packaging equipment software systems;
  • Demonstrable logistical experience in a production environment;
  • Ability to make sound decisions in a fast-paced, production environment;
  • Ability to problem-solve quickly and effectively;
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and an aptitude to learn other software programs;
  • Familiarity with normal order of dispatches and other methodology used to identify, sequence or otherwise to track individual bundled products;
  • Manual labour experience;
  • Able to work in a team setting;
  • Strong communication skills with an ability to communicate effectively with diverse personalities;
  • Highly organized with demonstrated problem-solving skills;
  • Mechanical aptitude an asset; and,
  • Time management skills an asset.

Please forward your resume, quoting posting #80-17 , before the October 30, 2017 closing date.

We look forward to meeting you.

Job Type: Full-time

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Bedford, NS, CA
Posted on: 2017-10-18
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