Afternoon Shift Machine Operators

With more than 60 years of experience and three manufacturing facilities in North America, FELLFAB® is an industry leader providing engineered solutions using textile related products to many critical and demanding markets.

We are currently recruiting a AFTERNOON SHIFT MACHINE OPERATORS to join our Hamilton Manufacturing facility.

Afternoon Shift Hours:
3:30PM – 12:00AM, Monday – Friday (8 hour shifts)

– Operate automatic cutting machines (Investronica) and corresponding software
– Manually change knives and drills on cutting machines
– Identify issues, recommend improvements, and work towards being able to complete preventative maintenance on cutting machines
– Determine the number of pieces to be cut using work orders that are released from the Production Scheduler
– Determine the maximum material utilization needed (i.e. number and length of material lays) using patterns or markers
– Complete electronic and hand written reports on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis
– Perform manual material cutting
– Perform manual material spreading
– Perform manual material handling
– Perform all job functions in a safe manner
– Perform all job functions focusing on product quality and continuous improvement

– Must be able to read and interpret patterns and drawings
– Must be able to read and understand work orders and bill of materials (BOM’s)
– Must be able to complete basic mathematical calculations
– Must have basic computer skills
– Must be able to convert measurements between the imperial and metric systems
– Must have previous experience using hand tools and other machine operations
– Must be mechanically inclined with an ability to identify, troubleshoot, and communicate issues to your Supervisor
–  Must be able to stand for long periods of time
–  Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently
–  Must be detail-oriented
–  Must be able to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment
–  Must be able to work independently with minimal direction from your Supervisor
–  Must have proven reliability and excellent attendance

–  This position requires the use of CSA approved safety shoes

To apply please contact:

Grace Kerr
2343 Barton Street East
Hamilton, Ontario L8E 5V8