Reference : CAN00023

Production Operator - $600 Incentive for fully Covid-19 Vaccinated Employees

  • Technical Production
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 11/25/2021

Position description

**$600 Incentive for fully Covid-19 Vaccinated Employees**

Reporting to the Operations/Production Manager at our Mississauga Wallboard manufacturing plant, the Production Operator plays a key role in manufacturing and delivering high quality drywall to our customers. The Production Operator position is a unionized position, membership within the union is mandatory.


  • Operator production equipment
  • Performs Autonomous Maintenance on production equipment
  • Tests product quality and ensures all specifications are met
  • Uses World Class Manufacturing tools to troubleshoot machine and quality issues
  • Completes other work as assigned by Shift Supervisor
  • Participates in continuous improvement (5S, Autonomous Maintenance, Focused Improvement, Safety, Environment and Quality) projects
  • Upholds CertainTeed’s safety, environment and quality standards
  • Other duties as required


  • Minimum, Grade 12 education diploma achieved. Post-secondary education is an asset
  • Ability to work shift work, 24/7
  • Our manufacturing facility is unionized, work experience within a unionized manufacturing business an asset.
  • Must be a team player with a proven focus on safety, environment, quality and customer service
  • Must be able to work shift work, including nights and weekends
  • Basic computer skills are necessary to enter quality and production data and to operate equipment
  • Must be agile, motivated individual, with a versatile skill set that allows him/her to work in a fast-paced environment and to handle various job tasks
  • Experience with Microsoft Office is an asset
  • Forklift experience is an asset
  • Experience in a continuous manufacturing process is an asset
  • Previous team leadership experience is an asset

Additional Requirements

Works in a manufacturing plant environment with limited HVAC, concrete floors, and exposure to industrial noise, dust, and temperature changes. Normal plant operation is 24 hours, 7 days a week and work hours may vary depending on business needs. May require long hours, and weekend and holiday work. Requires shift work.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and walk; sit; talk or hear, in person; use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop or kneel.

The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 75 pounds when required. The employee may need to frequently operate motorized vehicles as required with necessary training/certificates of authorization, in an environment where other individuals may be in the area. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, color vision and the ability to adjust focus. Strong, stable motor control and reflexes are also necessary given the operation of motorized vehicles such as fork lifts

While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; reasoning; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or new skills; perform highly detailed work on multiple, concurrent tasks; work under manufacturing deadlines with all staff and other organizations. The employee may be required to use and operate a computer, and/or computerized and mechanized systems, and operate portable electronic devices as required.

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CertainTeed is a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain -- the world’s largest building materials company with a 350-year legacy of innovation and growth. Saint Gobain group is leader in sustainable product development and environmental stewardship. We’re proud to that Saint-Gobain North America was recognized by Top Employers institute as on the best workplaces in North America.

For 113 years, CertainTeed has been synonymous with quality, trust, innovation, and service. Our team designs, manufactures and distributes materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. We provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change. CertainTeed’s broad product offering includes insulation, ceilings, roofing, siding, fence, railing, deck, exterior trim and gypsum board products.

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