Production Team Member Job at Blount International – in Guelph, ON

Job Description

Work Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Functional Area: Manufacturing

Number of Openings: 18

Current Openings: 18.00

Blount Canada Ltd., a division of Blount International, Inc. is hiring full-time permanent production team members.

Blount Canada Ltd., a division of Blount International, Inc. is located in Guelph, Ontario is hiring full-time permanent production team members. The available positions are for straight Afternoon and straight Midnight shifts.

Our team members make world class saw chain and guide bars for chain saws. Production Team members perform many tasks, including operating equipment, using computer systems to monitor operations, quality control, inventory monitoring and light equipment maintenance.

At Blount Canada, the health and safety of our team members is paramount.

Personal protective equipment (PPE) including uniform, safety boot allowance, safety glasses will be provided to all employees.

With positive performance, Team members can increase their hourly rate from $21.90 to $27.40 in their first 12 months!

Afternoon shift 3:15pm to 11:45pm Fridays 3:15pm to 9:15pm

(37.5 hours per week, Paid for 40)

Midnight shift 11:30pm to 7:00am

(35 hours per week, Paid for 40)

We are looking for:
Candidates of diverse experience and backgrounds who have a mechanical aptitude, along with basic writing and math skills.

Successful applicants are engaged, committed individuals who are used to working in quality first environments. They are self-motivated and demonstrate strong problem solving skills.

Previous machine/equipment operation experience or manufacturing experience is an asset but not required.

What Blount offers:
Competitive Pay – Starting hourly rate: $21.90 that increases to $27.40 in the first 12 months

Work life Balance – Steady shifts and no rotations so you can plan your time with friends and family

Time off that matters – Mandatory shut down between Christmas and New Year’s, plus 1 week during the summer

Coverage for you and family – Comprehensive health and dental benefits after 3 months of employment

Overtime – Pay after 40 hours/week or after working beyond your scheduled daily hours

Career Path – A fulfilling and rewarding job with the possibility of a long term career development opportunities

What you can expect on the job:
A focus on 5S, with clear Standard Operating Procedures and safety measures

Hands-on training to ensure your long-term success with Blount

Entering production data into computer systems, using tools for accurate measuring

Problem solving and troubleshooting technical issues, performing light maintenance of equipment

A high degree of communication with other team members with lots of senior staff to learn from

Daily support from your peers and Shift supervisors

A bright, clean and safe working environment

Commitment to COVID-19 safety protocols in the office and within the manufacturing facility

Blount is a global manufacturer and marketer of replacement parts, equipment, and accessories for consumers and professionals operating primarily in two market segments: Forestry, Lawn, and Garden (“FLAG”); and Farm, Ranch, and Agriculture (“FRAG”). Blount also sells products in the construction markets and is the market leader in saw chain and guide bars for chain saws. We also supply original equipment manufacturers (OEM) with cutting attachments.

Blount offers products under the brand names of OREGON®, Carlton®, Woods®, KOX, SpeeCo®, ICS®, Pentruder, and Merit. For more information, visit www.blount.com.

Blount Canada Ltd. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accomodations are available upon request from candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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Company Location:  Guelph, ON

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