Mylen Custom Kitchens Chatham-Kent, ON, Canada
Dec 06, 2018Full time
POSITION SUMMARY Under the supervision of the Production Supervisor, the Finishing Technician will work in a departmental capacity, responsible for efficient product finishing, working with raw wood or chemical treated components and high-grade veneers, in accordance with engineered drawings, finish specifications and special requests, while adhering to adequate quality standards and ensuring process optimization. SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES · Possess beginner to advanced knowledge of finishing work stations. · Sand, trim, scrape, deburr clean or polish objects or parts to correct defects or to prepare surfaces for further finishing, using hand tools and power tools. · Knowledge of safe operation of general hand and air tools. · Knowledge of safe general operations of machinery and equipment. · Measure and mark objects or parts to ensure sanding and polishing standards are met. · Apply lacquer, clear coats and finishes to finished product surfaces, ensuring consistent application and coverage (applied by hand and/or spray equipment). · Repair/prepare surface between coats for additional finishing. · Verify quality of finished products by inspecting, comparing to templates and/or measuring dimensions, for high quality, clear and consistent finished result. · Perform basic preventative maintenance on equipment and machinery, as needed. · Document and report defects, errors and discrepancies for repair. · Material management (i.e., documentation of products or materials low or missing). · Work in compliance with all administrative and health and safety policies and procedures, as per legislative requirements and as outlined in Company policies. · Assist in other departments as required. · Other duties as assigned. OTHER REQUIREMENTS · Ability to work in a quality, results driven and fast paced work environment. · Ability to work in hot and humid and cold work environments. · Physically demanding tasks (i.e., lifting, bending and standing for long periods of time). · Interaction with and/or movement of chemicals within the finishing department. · Ability to work extended hours or weekends when required to meet production demands. · Participate in compulsory training as deemed necessary for the role. · CSA steel toed construction grade safety shoes in production area. · Means of daily/reliable transportation. QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS · Minimum high school diploma or equivalent experience. · Extensive vocational, technical wood-working, surface preparation, finishing and cabinetry training and/or experience, trade certification or education in woodworking preferred. · Ability to understand and interpret engineering and technical drawings, as well as other written instructions and design specifications. · Strong mathematical knowledge. · Ability to read and take accurate measurements and finish materials to a high level of quality and precision. · High level attention to detail. · Ability to work under pressure, while maintaining speed and accuracy to ensure daily production requirements are met. · Effective verbal and listening communication skills. · Valid First Aid and CPR certification an asset. · Valid transportation of dangerous goods certification an asset. · Valid Joint Health and Safety Committee certification an asset. COMPENSATION · $15.55 - $18.15/hr · Benefits commensurate following successful completion of probationary period · Value added perks offered exclusively through the My Perks program Should you require accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources at 519-351-9119. Applicant information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Privacy legislation and will be used solely for the purpose of candidate selection.