Steel Forging Machine Operator - Level 1 & 2

We are currently looking for Steel Forging Machine Operators to join the Standen’s team in Calgary, AB, in this permanent full-time position.

Wages start at $16.00/hr with increases available after successfully completing 3 month probation and a 6 month verification of on the job training. Our afternoon & night shifts receive a shift premium added to the hourly rate.

Day shift: 7:00am - 3:30pm
Afternoon shift:  3:30pm - 12:00am; or
Night shift:  11:00pm - 7:00am.

What we have to offer:

  • Competitive wages
  • Hard working team members who work together to get the job done
  • Company paid health benefits (including prescription drugs, dental, extended medical, travel, disability, and life insurance)
  • Company Pension and RRSP plan
  • Subsidized on-site cafeteria
  • Training & development
  • Easily accessible by car, bike, or transit
  • Free parking
  • Opportunities for career growth within the company

Candidate Skills Required:

  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to perform safely in a fast-paced production environment.
  • Comfortable in heavy industrial areas.
  • Experience using hand tools and powered tools.
  • Works well with others and is a good team player.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to use measuring tools (imperial and metric)

Position Responsibilities include, but are not limited too:

  • Safely operate production machinery;
  • Always focusing on your Safety and the Safety of those around you;
  • Record “first off” and in-process inspections;
  • Be a part of training and improvement opportunities;
  • Learning different skills for different processes;
  • Keeping your work area neat and tidy;
  • Excellent attendance
  • Check all materials before use;
  • Ability to lift and manipulate steel parts repetitively;
  • Operate gas or electric furnaces to heat steel;
  • Make sure all your products are identified with tags or labels;
  • Suggest ways to improve your processes;

As Standen’s is a supplier of Canadian government designated controlled goods, the successful applicant must be willing to consent to a security check which may include a criminal background check.

Drop off or email a cover letter and resume, indicating shift preference. Please reference #2016Level1 on your cover letter, attention Human Resources.

Please note that only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
NO THIRD PARTY CONTACTS PLEASE. PLEASE DO NOT PHONE.