Forming Operator Post 2011 Probationary
Owens Corning
Guelph, Ontario, Canad
4d ago


  • Fulfill requirements of the department programs to the degree required of the Forming Operator classification
  • Participate in the safety and good housekeeping programs as established within the plant
  • Work in two specific areas within the classification on a daily basis : one day predominately in Packaging area supporting the Bushing level & one day on the Bushing level supporting the Packaging area
  • Perform work in the packaging area consisting of : Package Setup, Final Packaging, Quality Testing / Labeling, Proper Product Identification and placement of finished material in the Warehouse
  • Responsible for packaging integrity and quality checks on each packaging order
  • Monitor correct product weights and ensure that they are maintained throughout the shift
  • Handle startup and shut down duties pertaining to packaging equipment at the beginning and end of each shift
  • Maintain quality checks and ensure proper product identification and weight
  • Maintain 100% inspection of all material
  • Report any problems to appropriate personnel and carry out emergency procedures
  • Operate a fork lift and other related material handling machinery
  • Bushing level duties include managing the operation of two Wet Chop Machines ensuring safe operation at all times
  • Managing 10 bushings of glass fibers that feed Wet Chop Machines
  • Ensure each Wet Chop machine is in good working condition and works in accordance to regulations set by the Company
  • Handing down glass fibers in a timely established fashion after a positional break out
  • Assist in troubleshooting positional issues related to reliability
  • Perform other related duties consistent with the nature of the job as directed by Supervision and Management

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency
  • 1-3 years of experience working in an industrial or manufacturing environment
  • Participation and successful qualification in a workplace skill assessment administered by Owens Corning and Conestoga College as a condition of employment

  • Ability to think under pressure and make quick decisions
  • Ability to work well in a team and independently
  • Good attention to detail
  • Basic mechanical knowledge
  • Meet team expectations such as reliability, teamwork, and process improvement
  • Maintain and continuously improve productivity, quality and safety
  • Owens Corning will provide reasonable accommodation to all applicants during the recruitment process and employment. Those requiring alternative communication formats contact us in-person, by calling 519-823-7299.

    Report this job

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Application form