General Labourer
Layfield Canada Ltd
Plant
Richmond, BC
Employment type:
Full-time position
Position Overview:
General Labourers are key production personnel responsible for material movement to and from lines, between warehouses and the correct packaging of finished goods. General Labourers assist Operators in the Extrusion, Printing and Conversion Departments. General Labourer duties are varied and may include activities that assist other departments and personnel, such as cleaning, sweeping, mopping, assembling, lifting, moving and offering general assistance. They are required to attain maximum levels of productivity, efficiencies and quality in the performance of daily shift workload requirements.
 
Layfield has an exciting and rewarding opportunity for General Labourer to join our dynamic Layfield Manufacturing team. This is a full-time, permanent position located in the Richmond, BC Facility. Layfield is a shift work environment.
 
Other opportunities include Production Technicians and Machine Operators.
 
The ideal candidate will have applied experience in manufacturing
Key Responsibilities:
  • Practices safe work habits and reports unsafe conditions
  • Monitors equipment performance and quality of goods produced. Reports deficiencies to the Operator.
  • Responsible for the complete and accurate recording of production on their lines. This includes Shop Clock, Ritescan and Unipoint.
  • Responsible for maintaining a well-organized and clean work area that meets PAC Secure requirements.
  • Assists Operators and Technicians with changeovers, set ups and adjustments.
  • Moves materials or finished goods to and from lines when required.
  • Packing finished goods into boxes for palletization.
Qualifications:
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Must be able to follow direction
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Must be comfortable with repetitive tasks
  • Must be safety conscious
  • Must be in good physical condition
  • Must be able to clearly communicate verbally and written
  • A valid sit down forklift license would be an asset
What does Layfield have to offer?
Layfield is committed to investing in people and creating a dynamic, rewarding employment experience.

Starting wages for General Labourer are $16.16 per hour with a $1 per hour shift premium with opportunities to advance in a skilled environment.  Starting wages for Production Technician are $18.07 per hour with a $1 per hour shift premium with opportunities to advance in a skilled environment.

Layfield is committed to investing in people and creating a dynamic, rewarding employment experience. Layfield offers a competitive wage and benefits package, including:
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package (including medical, dental, vision, disability insurance, life insurance etc.);
  • RRSP Contribution Matching Program;
  • Vacation Benefits;
  • All PPE provided (except Steel Toed Boots);
  • Progression system/ On the job training provided;
  • You will also have the opportunity to enjoy a number of company events including BBQs, Golf Tournaments, Sporting Events and more!
How to Apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@layfieldgroup.com.
 

We thank all applicants for their interest however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No agencies, please.

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