Paint Processor


Manufacturing and Production

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Mississauga, ON - (CAN) 30 Topflight Drive Unit 10 ON Mississauga , ON - L5S 1Y1 Phone : 905-276-2000



Job Description

Position: Permanent Position

Pay rate: $17 to 18/hr

Shift timing:

* Day shift 6:30 am to 2:30 pm

* Afternoon Shift 2:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Location: Keele St & Hwy 7, Concord

Pay rate: negotiable


* 1-3 years previous experience in a manufacturing environment

* Ability to climb ladders & stairs.

* Ability to follow detailed instructions & be able to record progress, procedures, steps as completed.

* Basic computer skills & ability to use computer programs (SAP & analyze data).

* Must be able to perform product changeovers, minor operational troubleshooting and adjustments to equipment.

* Ability to differentiate between shades & colors of products.

* Required to bend, reach & lift hoses, manipulate valves, operate & adjust equipment, stack pallets, carry materials & equipment.

* Able to lift 50 lbs. on an occasional basis.

* Ability to work in a team environment & take ownership over area of responsibility.

* Must have ability to complete required safety training

* Operating material handling equipment including forklifts.

* Wear protective gear including but not limited to: gloves, safety glasses, steel toe and other PPE as required.

* Ability to stand for extended periods of time and move over, under and around production equipment, climb stairs

Success Factors - Prime Success Factors (focus on results, drive change, promote teamwork, build trust & respect, understand market & customer perspective) plus the following:

Duties and Responsibilities (List each area on one line in order of importance and show percent of time spent on each).

a. Dispersion

* Adds raw materials in correct quantities & order to mixer.

* Operates mixing equipment as designated by production slip, adhering to mix times, temperature, grinding requirements, etc.

* Records batch data in paint processing log (i.e. temperature, horsepower rate, blade level).

* Monitors batch to ensure it conforms to processing requirements.

* Label thindown tank top and bottom with production tags & ensure proper valve positioning on all equipment.

b. Thindown

* Adds materials (latex, water, solvents, thickener, etc.) to batch in precise weights & quantities, either automatically or manually.

* Adds colorants to batch to shade.

Quality Evaluation

* Performs quality testing as designated on the QC template.


* Adjusts batch properties (tint, strength, viscosity, etc.) either automatically or by adding materials in quantities designated by testing.

Complete Batch Ticket Processing

* Interface with computer programs to complete the batch ticket cycle process.

Contact with Others: Fellow co-workers, Quality Control, Maintenance, and Plant Management.

Work Environment: Manufacturing

Equipment Utilized: Manufacturing equipment, forklifts, computers, scanning equipment, strainer systems, pumps, and holding vessels.

Work Direction of Others: