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Thursday December 13, 2018


Operator Trainee

Ontario - Vaughan
2017-09-07 19:36:16
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The main purpose of this position is to facilitate the production of Bailey products by learning the operation of plant equipment. This includes but is not limited to: roll forming lines, folder, brake press, shear, cut to length line, and stamping presses. The objective of this position is that an Operator Trainee spends time with experienced operators and learns how to operate the plant equipment. Once an Operator Trainee has gained sufficient experience they will transition into an independent Operator. The individual is expected operate and adjust production equipment while under supervision and independently. The individual is expected to meet production targets set out in the partnership manual and amended from time to time. The individual will be trained on the correct operation of equipment by experienced operators and supervisors. They will be expected to follow safety protocols, load steel coils, feed equipment, check products for quality requirements, and handle finished products.


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

  • Load steel coil onto uncoiler using overhead cranes
  • Feed material into machines and make required adjustments
  • Produce products as required per order
  • Conduct quality inspection to check product conformance
  • Gather products, bundle, strap, and place onto carts as per lift configuration
  • Prepare all required production and safety related reports and forward to the supervisor
  • Abide by all Health & Safety rules, safe practices and requirements laid out by Bailey
  • Keep work areas clean and free of obstructions
  • Any additional duties as assigned by supervisor


  • 0-3 years roll forming experience
  • Knowledge and use of tools such as, measuring tape, cutting shears, strapping machine
  • High School Graduate, proficient in speaking and writing English
  • Personal attributes include ethical, open-minded, observant, and tenacious
  • Quick learner, team player with initiative
  • Capable of meeting deadlines
  • Able to work shift work on a rotating basis
  • Forklift license an asset
  • Overhead Crane certification an asset


  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically able to lift materials up to 50 pounds