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Machine Operator

Closing Date: July 05, 2017
Posting Date: June 19, 2017
Employer: The Shaw Group Limited
Contact: Franki Bishop
Phone: 902-883-2201
Fax: 9028832201
Email: [email protected]
Location:Lantz, NS
Terms of Employment:Full time
Start Date:
Additional Information:The Shaw Group Limited is one of the 50 Best-Managed Companies in Canada and is one of Eastern Canada's leading construction products manufacturer and community developer. The original member of Atlantic Canada’s Shaw Group of companies, Shaw Brick was established in 1861 as a small clay and tile manufacturer. Today Shaw Brick carries an extensive line of quality brick and concrete landscaping products. Our Shaw Brick division is currently looking for a Spare Tunnel Kiln Operator to join us in Lantz, NS. The successful candidate will learn to operate the Tunnel Kiln (TK), Dryers and related equipment. We are looking for a person who takes initiative and ownership, someone who has integrity, vision, and passion. The successful candidate will be responsible for: • Learning the safe and efficient operation of the Tunnel Kiln(TK), Dryers and and related equipment follow all safe job procedures • Some computer knowledge would be considered an asset • Working overtime as required for production or repairs • Participating in and completing safety training requirement • Working with the sorting crew when not operating the Tunnel Kiln • Any other duties as required • This position is a spare to the full time operators. • 40 Hour work week plus overtime. Monday to Friday. Hours are between 6 am and 6 pm. Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required: • Grade XII or equivalent • Aptitude for balancing safety as the priority with the demands of production • Positive attitude and motivated to contribute to high production effort • Mechanically inclined with an aptitude for problem solving and trouble shooting • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal & written) The successful candidate will be a self-starter and work with minimum supervision. We require someone in this position who is reliable, takes initiative and ownership of his or her work. We understand the importance of investing in and developing our people. We offer a pension plan, overtime opportunity and group benefits. If this sounds like the right fit for you please show your interest by submitting your cover letter and resume to: Email: [email protected] For more information on The Shaw Group of Companies and Shaw Brick please visit our website:
Essential Skills:Reading, Continous learning, Computer skills
How to apply:Please email resume or apply in person.

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