Set Up Technician


Manufacturing and Production

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Barrie, ON - (CAN) 132 Commerce Park Drive Suite Q ON Barrie , ON L4N 8W8 Phone : 705-728-1191



Job Description

Do you want to work for a company that prioritizes state-of-the-art equipment, stringent quality testing, and an unrelenting commitment to customer service? If yes! Then, do not miss the opportunity to join a family of people-centric professionals with a continuous improvement focus. One of our clients in Barrie currently have an exciting opportunity as Set Up Technician. The successful candidate will work within a team of five people with a focus on safety, quality and continuous improvement.

The Perks:

* Competitive wage and benefit package (Flexible Benefits, Defined Contribution Pension Plan and Voluntary RRSP program)

* Bonus Program

* An ISO 9001 and 14001 registered company

* Internal promotion and growth opportunities

* Company provided Uniforms and Annual Safety Shoe allowance

* Annual Tool allowance

* Training and Educational resources provided

* Transition to Retirement program

* Positive working environment and company culture

The pay range is between $26.00 to $32.00 per hour


* Preparing/setting up injection molding machines for start-up/shut down

* Monitoring machine and part quality during running conditions to ensure smooth operation

* Collaborate with Quality department to ensure initial product meets output criteria

* Perform mold, tool and material changes as directed

* Encourage and support change and/or improvement by setting the standard in setup time and methods

* Change process as necessary to optimize utilization of machine capabilities to maximize efficiency

* Actively participate in the 5S, SAFE and Continuous Improvement programs

* Continuous participation in all facility waste management and environmentally related programs and training

* Perform other duties as required and/or assigned


* Minimum of High School diploma or equivalent is required

* 5 + years in a previous manufacturing environment is strongly preferred, plastic experience is an asset

* Experience/exposure working with Injection Molding Machines required

* Current forklift and overhead crane license an asset - Training to be provided as needed

* Knowledge of health and safety practices in a manufacturing environment

* Comfortable in a fast paced in environment

* Must be able to work a 12-hour continental night shift 7:00 pm - 7:15 am (84 hours bi-weekly)

o Week 1 work Monday, Tuesday and Friday (36 hours)

o Week 2 work Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday (48 hours)

Working Conditions:

* Manufacturing plant environment requiring varying degrees of physical labour consisting of lifting from light to heavy (up to 85 lbs.)

* Climbing heights more than 10'

* Working in confined spaces

* The use of hand tools

* Considerable amount of sensory attention is required

* Limited control of work pace brings moderate stressors

ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs. To request an accommodation, please inform the recuiter in contact with you.