Machine Operator Richmond

  • Location
    Richmond, British Columbia
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Machine Operator

Adecco is currently hiring for a permanent, full-time Machine Operator, to work at a well-established food company in Richmond, BC. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring compliance with company policies and standards for production demands, waste reduction, quality and safety. If you have a minimum of three years of related manufacturing experience, and the ability to lead, train, coach and work well with others, then this job is for you!

  • Pay rate: $20.33/hour
  • Location: Richmond, BC
  • Shifts: Monday to Friday | 5:45am-1:45pm
  • Job type: Full-time |Permanent
  • Transit Access: No
  • Parking: Free on site
  • Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with company policies and standards for production, waste reduction, quality, safety, and training
  • Allocate labor provided in the most efficient manner while maintaining work safety, product quality, and meeting production schedules
  • Attend Daily Direction Setting activities
  • Coach and mentor packaging associates on SOP’s at different line stations
  • Detect equipment malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjust machine, controls, or control media within capabilities as required to ensure quality of production
  • Ensure proper use of required personal protective equipment at all times
  • Follow manufacturing and processing procedures, set machine or equipment controls, carry out production and inspection processes
  • Perform daily centerline and safety checks on all machines
  • Mark, record, and report defective products
  • Maintain a clean working area free from dirt and debris between tasks and at end of day
  • Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve work safety, food quality, and efficiency.
  • Set up, operate and maintain vertical form fillers, conveyors, metal detectors, weight checkers, and box makers used in the packaging department
  • Closely monitor machines for signs of problems while ensuring output is meeting set specifications
  • Communicate with supervisor, quality, and maintenance personnel to resolve machining or quality issues
  • Position and install parts, subassemblies, and accessories using hand tools
  • Remove parts or completed products from conveyors and manually pack goods into bags, boxes, or other containers
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Requirements and Qualifications: 

  • Three years of related manufacturing experience is needed
  • Experience working with conveyers, metal detectors, check weighers, or vertical form filler is an asset.
  • Must have experience leading a team (5-15 members)
  • Ability to train, coach and work well with others
  • Good written and verbal communication skills are a must
  • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • Ability to lift heavy objects, walk, and stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada
  • Don’t miss out on this Machine Operator job in Richmond, BC. This is your chance to get your foot in the door with a well-established food company. Apply now and you will hear back from an Adecco Recruiter soon. 

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