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Weatherstrong Building Products, a manufacturer in the building supply industry, The plant is part Kaycan group of company is a world leading manufacturer and distributor of vinyl, aluminum and wood siding and related building products. We operate 12 plants and 60 distribution centers across North America.

We are currently seeking an experienced and professional Paint Line Operators to work at its Smiths Falls location.

Shift: 12 hour shift / Rotate every two weeks

The primary purpose of the entry operator position is to maintain visual inspection for quality control, production reporting, obtain coils from stock in accordance with schedule and place coil on mandrel to allow continuous operations. The employee ensures constant high quality production on a continuous basis by working safely and efficiently and minimal scrap and damage and no accidents or incidents.


  • Verify with outgoing entry operator of any problems experienced on previous shift. Never leave workstation unattended while line is running to prevent defective material from being run unless permitted by the supervisor or his delegate.
  • Ensure appropriate coils taken from stock to satisfy schedule requirements.
  • Assist the line operator and/or supervisor in training and orienting new employees or transfers to the entry operator position.
  • If for any reason the line goes down, do your best to put the line back in operation by following the instructions of your supervisor or delegate. Remember you are part of a team, co-operative effort leads to rapid and thorough corrective action.
  • Assist with paint and roll changes as instructed by your line operator or supervisor.
  • Assist with any maintenance required on the paintline at your work station as long as it does not conflict with your primary job functions.
  • Record all data on the appropriate sheets.
  • Maintain your workstation in a clean, well ordered fashion at all times – floor swept.
  • Ensure cores are taped and put away when skid is full, (no higher than 1 core above head level).
  • Scrap skid must be taken away and replaced with a new empty one. (no higher than waist level).
  • The ban chopper barrel must be emptied when full and replaced with a new barrel.
  • Skid tops and cardboard must be piled on a skid and replaced when it reaches waist level.
  • Ensure that garbage is emptied and floor is free of debris prior to end of shift.

Typical tools & Equipments:

  • Crane – knives
  • Scale – upender
  • Hooks – forklift
  • Cores – yardstick or vernier caliper

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those candidates who fit the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Weatherstrong is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, KP Products will provide reasonable accommodation for disabilities to support participation of candidates in all aspects of the recruitment process.

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