Salit Steel

Job Position: Production Worker

  • Application Deadline: 7th July 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Burlington
  • Compensation: will be based on experience
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to nburnard@salitsteel.com
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

• Previous experience in a manufacturing or construction environment considered an asset
• Grade 12 diploma
• Previous overhead crane or fork truck operating experience is an asset

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Production Worker is primarily responsible for the operation of various shop equipment in order to prepare steel orders for delivery to Salit customers, on time and in compliance with company and customer requirements for quality, in a safe and efficient manner.
• Operates machinery, equipment and tools in a safe and efficient manner
• Ensure machine guards are in place and material is handled in a safe manner
• Must wear appropriate safety equipment as specified
• Operation of Overhead Cranes (Training certification required prior to operating)
• Use of a measuring tape to check material lengths and bends in steel
• Follow work instructions, procedures and adhere to Company policies and rules
• Report any unsafe acts or conditions of which you are aware
• Maintaining regular attendance, arriving for scheduled shift on-time
• Maintaining a clean and organized work area
• Adhere to the requirements of section 28 of the Occupational Health & Safety Act

Additional Details:

• Able to work on your feet – repetitive standing / walking
• Lifting up to 50 lbs
• Must wear hard hat, safety glasses, earplugs, gloves, safety boots
Work is performed in a non-climate controlled environment. Temperatures will fluctuate in accordance with the weather and the season. Employees are to dress appropriately for the weather conditions.
Continuous walking, standing
Occasional heavy lifting – Employees are to use two man lift techniques or other lifting devices for loads that exceed their ability to lift safely (eg. Overhead Crane)
Working in the yards and shops with the steel is dirty, wear suitable clothing

About Our Company:

We are an integrated network of companies and partners that delivers steel solutions in North America. Now in our fifth generation, we have been family-owned and operated since 1905. We consider our customers, industry partners, and employees all to be a part of the Salit Steel family.

As a dynamic organization, we continue to evolve into new markets and develop products to better serve our customers, and we always stay true to the strong set of values that are the foundation of our business. We are passionate about delivering outstanding service and building strong relationships. In addition, we are committed to finding new ways of doing things that are better, faster and more cost-effective to provide our customers with efficiencies, new products and the best experience possible.

Headquartered in Niagara Falls, Ontario, we have operations across Ontario, as well as in Quebec, Western Canada and the US. No matter what our customers need, we either stock it or we will source it. We make sure our customers have exactly what they need, where they need it, when they need it. We operate steel service centres and provide reinforcing products including stock and fabricated rebar; as well as offering specialty products including assembled rebar, stainless steel rebar and mechanical tube.