Bailey Metal Product

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Job Position: Assistant Slitter Operator

  • Application Deadline: 2nd October 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Burlington
  • Compensation: per hour
    Compensation to be determined based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to
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Required Qualifications:

High School or equivalent job experience
Advanced knowledge and skill level of slitting machine
Must be able to read Standard/Metric measuring tape
Must be able to perform basic mathematic calculations of standard/metric measurements
Basic computer skills
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to read, understand and comply with work directions, training manuals and safety rules

Working Conditions

The individual should be able to work in a fast-paced environment while meeting all safety requirements. The work assigned must be completed correctly and in a timely manner. The individual must physically be able to lift materials up to 50 pounds.

Key Responsibilities:

Responsibilities and Accountabilities
The responsibilities and accountabilities of the position include but are not limited to the following:

Assists in the operation of the slitter to meet or exceed daily production goals
Understands and performs production checks using the micrometer, calipers and tape measure to assure accuracy of the job
Ability to band and tape steel on the un-coiler and re-coiler in an efficient and safe manner
Loading and unloading coils from the coil car and turn style
Informs slitter operator of any defects and quality issues while running a coil
Performs building of over arm and tensions separator shafts as well as secures scrap
Demonstrates good housekeeping by maintaining a clean and safe work environment. This includes keeping all equipment and tooling clean.
Communicate timely and effectively with all employees, supervisors, and plant manager
Any and all tasks deemed necessary by the supervisor

Additional Details:

Safety Requirements
PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) must be worn as recommended. This includes wearing CSA approved steel toe safety shoes at all times. Will also include Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection; arm guards/long sleeved shirt & full length pants. Do not wear loose clothing while operating any machinery. No loose jewellery.
Ensure that co-workers work safely and report all unsafe practices.
No equipment, tools, machinery will be used without authorization and training.
Do not place hands or fingers near rolls during jogging operation to avoid pinch points.
Workers must be alert to all forklift and crane traffic and movement in the plant areas.
At no time will an employee walk under a raised lift of materials.
All manual handling will be performed using proper safe techniques.
Report all hazards, accidents, incidents and near misses promptly to the supervisor.
Comply with all Bailey’s safety program requirements including ESRTW (Early & Safe Return to Work), Lockout, Pre-use inspection, etc. as delineated in Health and Safety Manual & Employee Handbook.
Comply with all safety rules, cardinal safety rules, and equipment specific safety rules.
Report any damages to the radiation devices immediately.
Comply with radiation safety program and procedures

About Our Company:

Founded in 1950 by Sam Bailey, Bailey Metal Products Ltd. is a family owned and operated Canadian company. The Bailey Group of Companies is recognized as the industry leader, offering building solutions to both the commercial framing and drywall finishing residential markets.

With eight locations across Canada, our manufacturing capacity and national presence ensures that our customers, across the country, have the products they require quickly. Bailey production facilities are strategically located within 90% of Canadian job sites. We constantly work to deliver high quality, innovative and valuable products. Servicing contractors and builders is our long-standing and enduring commitment.