Job Description
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Press Assistant – 6 Months Term

We are currently seeking, 6 months term-Press Assistants to join our Manufacturing Team. As a Press Assistant, you will work closely with the Press Operator to provide support in the operation of various presses and related equipment used in the production of lottery tickets. The Press Assistant is required to work in a variety of different areas within the pressroom and on several different presses and equipment, as required.

Our shifts are fixed twelve-hour shifts. Shift available: Wednesday-Friday (6:45am – 6:45pm)

The shifts above require a bi-weekly Saturday scheduled shift, this schedule includes regular overtime hours. There is an hourly premium, paid for all scheduled shifts that start after 2PM.

Availability to work and cover on other shifts, including overtime, will be a requirement. New hires will often start on a night shift, but will be prioritized for a day shift (if requested) once they are hired

What We Offer

  • Competitive compensation
  • On-Site Cafeteria & Outdoor Patio
  • On Site Gym
  • Free Parking

What You’ll Do

  • Assist with safe and efficient operation of presses as assigned; includes loading and unloading rolls of paper or tickets, inspect material & print quality, monitor supplies and log production information
  • Ensure production targets are met and products printed are in accordance with game specifications, quality and PBL standards
  • Ensure equipment and work areas are clean and organized
  • Complete changeovers, minor preventative maintenance and routine repairs
  • Effectively communicate all relevant game-status details and equipment operation details
  • Adhere to all company’s procedures and policies with respect to operation, health & safety, and security

Who You Are

  • A highly motivated self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A team player with the ability to build and maintain relationships at all levels of the organization
  • A detail-oriented professional with the ability to organize, prioritize tasks and adapt to changing priorities
  • A responsible individual who can work under pressure and maintain accuracy with strong attention to detail

What You’ll Bring

  • High School or general education degree (GED)
  • Demonstrated and proven mechanical aptitude
  • Basic computer and mathematical skills
  • Physically capable of lifting up to 50 lbs. and standing for long periods
  • Technical Printing Certification and/or experience in a production environment would be considered an asset

Apply now by submitting a cover letter and resume outlining fit and salary to

Pollard Banknote Limited is an equal opportunity employer, committed to promoting and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workforce. Reasonable accommodations are available upon request.

By submitting this application, the applicant consents to Pollard Banknote Ltd. collecting, using and retaining the personal information for purposes relating to the application process and if hired, the employment relationship.

Any and all personal information collected is held in the strictest confidence and in accordance with all applicable Privacy Laws.

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.