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Cell Leader - 391 Thermoforming

Date: Apr 9, 2021

Location: Brampton, ON, CA, L6T 1G1

Company: Novolex Holdings, LLC

Posted on March 11, 2021

                         Cell Leader – (Bi-monthly Rotation)

 Positions available in 391 Thermoforming Plant



Principal Job Duties

  • Ensure that machines in the work cell run at optimal cycle time thus maximizing productivity
  • Prepare consumable reports and order and credit corrugate as per requirements
  • Ensure production reporting at shift end is accurate and complete
  • Perform technical troubleshooting in work cell to ensure that machines run as per cycle time
  • Anticipate upcoming setups in the work cell and makes adequate preparations for labels, roll stock, cardboard etc. in order to minimize downtime and resolve any material shortfall on a timely basis
  • Enter correct downtime codes on the ANDON production reporting system.
  • Check the quality of the products for common Quality issues in order to ensure that the part meets or exceeds the standards set
  • Provide assistance to the setup team in completing setups as and when required
  • Assign machines to operators, assign relief breaks, and directly provide relief breaks whenever required
  • Actively participate in projects related to production efficiency, Cycle time improvement, Roll change, Waste reduction and operational optimization.
  • Mentor the new operators in operating/trouble shooting the machines.
  • Diligently follow lockout / tag out procedures whenever required
  • Maintain proper housekeeping and 5S in own work area and around work units
  • Perform all work in a safe manner and fully comply with the Safety and Quality (GMP) policies and procedures of the Company
  • Any other duties as assigned by the Management

Job Requirements                                           

  • Minimum of a high school diploma, mechanical diploma is preferred
  • Minimum 7 years of experience as machine operator in thermoforming or 5+ years as a lead hand in a manufacturing environment or equivalent
  • Demonstrated capability in technical troubleshooting on machinery and issues arising with parts, moulds and tools
  • Clear understanding of quality issues with parts and tools and ways to address
  • Capable of safely and competently operating each and every type of thermoforming machine in the plant
  • Lift and move product / parts / boxes when required
  • Team player with multi-tasking abilities
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and outlook for reporting
  • Good communication skills in English (verbal and written)


Apply latest by March 18, 2021

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