Job Description

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Folder Operator

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking a permanent, full time Folder Operator to join the manufacturing team with Pollard Banknote.  The Folder Operator will specialize in the operation of the inline perf/die folder station supporting the Inline Press.  This role ensures optimal equipment performance through proper set-up, operation and preventative maintenance of the flying splice, perforation, slitting and folding equipment to meet all production targets, quality and integrity standards.

This is a full-time permanent opportunity and requires individuals available and willing to work flexible shifts.  This opportunity will be a Wednesday to Friday night shift from 7PM to 7AM. Training will be provided.

Key Responsibilities

  • Set-up and operate the flying splice, perforation, slitting and folding equipment to process instant tickets printed on the Inline and Comco Presses in a manner that meets production targets, maximizes uptime and minimizes waste
  • Read, understand and follow detailed game specifications and ensure products are processed accordingly
  • Conduct in-process testing and quality inspections, communicating print quality issues to Inline Press and Comco Operator (if relevant)
  • Keep equipment and work area clean and organized
  • Conduct preventative maintenance and troubleshoot perforating and folding issues
  • Guide the work of an assistant as needed; effectively communicate all relevant game-status details and equipment operation details
  • Adhere to all company’s established procedures and policies with respect to operation, health & safety and security

Qualifications

  • Grade 12 or GED equivalent
  • Demonstrated and proven mechanical aptitude
  • Proven ability to set up and successfully operate equipment is mandatory
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail oriented and able to perform basic mathematical calculations
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team orientated environment
  • Ability to effectively organize and prioritize own job tasks and tasks of other employees
  • Self-motivated to maintain productivity to meet firm production deadlines
  • Ability to work accurately at a fast pace
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Able to independently lift and maneuver heavy loads in excess of 50 pounds
  • Technical Printing Certification and/or experience in a production environment would be considered an asset

Pollard Banknote offers a challenging, team-oriented environment, competitive compensation, profit sharing program, company pension and opportunities for professional development. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter outlining fit and salary expectations along with a résumé to:
humanresources@pollardbanknote.com

Pollard Banknote Limited is an equal opportunity employer, committed to maintaining a diverse workforce. We thank all candidates that apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory response from a Criminal Record Search.