Production Worker/ Operator

DSI Underground Canada Ltd. - Saskatoon, SK (il y a 4 mois)

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Saskatoonis a thriving city graced with the vibrant beauty of nature. Divided by the winding Saskatchewan River, Saskatoon’s east and west face are joined by a series of bridges and lined with several kilometers of trails to jog, walk and explore. Saskatchewan’s largest city provides convenient amenities, rich diverse cultural experiences, and the latest in technology and research advancements.

DSI Underground Canada Ltd. (DSI’s)scope of business includes the manufacturing and supply of ground support equipment for the mining industries. Its systems are known worldwide for innovation, quality and reliability. DSI – Saskatoon is the head office for all of Canada and is currently seeking an enthusiastic and dependable individual to join our Production team. You will be responsible for assisting machine operators manufacturing raw materials into finished goods using numerous automated machines.

Note: This posting may be used to fill additional permanent/temporary positions in the future.

Reports to: Production & Maintenance Supervisor

Responsibilities include:

  • Helping machine operators by supplying or holding materials or tools and cleaning work areas and equipment
  • Lifting raw materials and finished products, packaging items and preparing them for shipment
  • Loading and unloading items from machines, conveyors and conveyances
  • Sorting products according to weight, grade, size and composition of materials
  • Placing products in equipment or on work surfaces for further processing, inspecting or wrapping
  • Removing products, machine attachments and waste material from machines
  • Moving finished products, raw materials, tools or equipment between storage and work areas of plant and warehouse by hand or using hand trucks or powered-lift trucks

The successful candidate should possess the following qualifications and skills:

  • Grade 12 Diploma or GED or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Legal entitlement to work in Canada.
  • Previous related experience in a production or manufacturing environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively using the spoken word in English
  • Ability to read and understand basic instructions provided in written or drawing form
  • Good mathematical skills
  • Ability to accurately read/understand a tape measure (metric/standard)
  • Ability to identify problems and seek help in solving them
  • Understanding of common workplace safety and environment practices
  • Ability to meet attendance/punctuality requirements
  • Ability to work shift-work
  • Physical ability to continually handle objects weighing up to 20 lbs. and occasionally up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to operate forklift would be an asset.

We offer:

  • Extended Health Care & Dental Benefits, Life, AD&D & Travel Insurance after 30 days
  • Employer Contribution Pension Plan after 1 year
  • Work Boot and Prescription Safety Glasses Allowance after 6 months
  • Free Parking

Please indicate in a separate covering letter how your skills, knowledge and experience relate to the qualifications listed above.

This is a safety-sensitive position. Pre-employment drug and alcohol testing will be required for all candidates provided a conditional offer of employment.

DSI welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodation is available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

We thank all those who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00-$18.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Vision care


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekends


  • Machine Operator: 1 year (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No