Careers

General Worker - Term

Location: Winnipeg, MB

Date posted: Jan 22, 2021

PURPOSE and SCOPE

A General Worker at MacDon Industries will perform a variety of duties within manufacturing, including performing simple assemblies, cleaning and removing spatter from parts, and other duties as assigned.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform a variety of duties within manufacturing, including performing simple assemblies, cleaning and removing spatter from parts, and other duties as assigned.
  • Work safely, maintain a clean work area and point out anything that may be unusual or unsafe to supervision.
  • Bundle, band, or crate parts.
  • Perform general duties in various departments.
  • Fill out production tags and count sheets in an accurate manner.
  • Work as part of a team to meet daily requirements of the department and strive for continuous improvement.
  • Operate air tools (impact guns, etc.).
  • Basic tool knowledge (wrench, hammer, etc.).
  • Perform other miscellaneous duties inherent to the job or as assigned by supervision.
  • Know and understand the WHMIS labeling system.
  • Other duties as assigned. 

 
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Secondary school (high school diploma or equivalent).
  • Successful completion of all MacDon pre-screening assessments.
  • Demonstrated ability to peform the following physical requirements:
  • Physically able to lift up to 47 pounds. Refer to the MacDon Safety Manual.
  • Physically able to twist and bend frequently.
  • Physically able to walk and/or stand for eight hours.
  • Maintain a good attendance record and comply with company rules and regulations.
  • Perform repetitive tasks following a prescribed routine.
  • Work cooperatively with others to ensure optimum efficiency of operations.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with basic hand-held and air tools. Mechanical aptitude.
  • Good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.
  • Clear communication (understanding written and verbal cues)
  • Organizational and time management skills.
  • Able to do shift work (rotating shifts). 

 
WORKING CONDITIONS (may have exposure to):

  • Extreme temperatures (heat/cold).
  • High noise levels.
  • Fumes, vapors, and gases