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  • Lakeshore, ON
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We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Press Operator for our client in Lakeshore, ON. The company runs on a 12-hour continental shift (day and midnight rotation). The successful candidate There is the opportunity will have the opportunity to get hired with the company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operation of Extrusion Press at the best possible speed while maintaining a good quality extrusion, start each order off by running no less than the average speed of each die.
  • Ensure all necessary tooling is available at the beginning and throughout shift.
  • Check finish and dimensions on extrusions at the required frequency and document as required.
  • Ensure press sign-offs after samples are checked.
  • Ensure press last off samples are properly labelled and kept together for supervisor’s verification.
  • Mark cavity numbers and direction of flow on the samples and the corresponding extrusions on the cooling table so the APO can cut.
  • Check the run out at the beginning and throughout the run of each order and enter in EPICS.
  • Ensure all billets and alloy used are accounted for in EPICS. Verify first and last billet per order to ensure proper alloy and length is used.
  • Ensure all traceable information is entered into EPICS.
  • Comply with all quality related policies, procedures, and system requirements.
  • Follow all safety procedures and report anything that is unsafe.
  • Look for opportunities to improve process and press output.

The successful candidate will have the following experience:

  • Secondary school diploma or equivalent required
  • 2+ years of experience as a Press Operator
  • Previous experience in Aluminum or other metal industry would be considered an asset
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to work all 12 hour rotating shifts
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Works well with others


Wage: $19.48/hour

Shift: continental rotation – 12-hour shifts