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Recent Job Postings

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Title

Status

Location

Posted

Expires

Full time
Acton
2019.02.11
2019.03.11
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A CAREER NOT JUST A JOB?
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR CAREER ADVANCEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT?
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A JOB THAT CAN HAVE AN IMPACT?
 
 
THIS OPPORTUNITY IS FOR YOU!
 
Here at KP Building Products, our employees are at the forefront of everything we do. We are the leading Canadian manufacturer and distributor of vinyl siding and strive to be the best in customer experience. We are a company rich in history and proud to be Canadian owned and operated.
When you are hired, you will be trained to work on the production lines. You will also be given the opportunity to learn more about complex positions from operating extruders, blending and providing quality tests for all of our products.
We are currently seeking a full time Packer at our Acton location that will handle and package our vinyl siding.
 
  • Starting rate at $18.21/ hour including all applicable premiums
  • Annual progressive increases in pay
  • We have advantageous 12 hour shifts to support 24/7 operations which allow for a great quality of life
  • Shift rotation every two weeks between days and nights (8 to 8)
  • We are looking for a candidate in great physical shape as you must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to read and understand English
  • High level of integrity and work ethic
 
Job Duties:
  • Insure all products packaged have the proper barcode, label, quantity and nesting pattern
  • Immediately notify an operator, lead hand or Supervisor of quality problems
  • Record information on Quality Record Sheets
  • Responsible for stamping information on all products packaged
  • Responsible for use of proper packing material
  • Responsible for moving all full crates or racks to the special fittings area
  • Responsible for housekeeping in work area
  • Arriving to your work station on time and remaining at your work station until relief arrives
  • Assisting other operators on the line, as needed
  • Following all plant rules and safety regulations
  • Willing to take an active role in your own career growth by participating in cross training initiatives plant wide.
 
We Offer:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Health and Dental benefits (in just 3 months)
  • RRSP
  • Ongoing training initiatives
  • Paid training and ongoing support
  • Annual safety boot allowance
  • Competitive pension program
 
If you think you have what it takes, we would love to hear from you!

To apply, please contact your Employment Advisor
Non-registered applicants, please contact your nearest Centre For Skills office Location to schedule an appointment to register with an Employment Advisor.

Burlington: 905-333-3499 x140
Oakville: 905-845-1157 x101
Milton: 905-693-8458 x101
Mississauga: 905-855-6933 x101
Post ID: JD031
Hours: Full time
Status: Permanent
How to apply: jamie.dallan@centreforskills.ca
Full time
Milton
2019.02.11
2019.03.11
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A CAREER NOT JUST A JOB?
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR CAREER ADVANCEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT?
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A JOB THAT CAN HAVE AN IMPACT?
THIS OPPORTUNITY IS FOR YOU!
 
Here at KP Building Products, our employees are at the forefront of everything we do. We are a leading Canadian manufacturer and distributor of exterior building products and strive to be the best in class in customer experience. We are a company rich in history and proud to be Canadian owned and operated.
 
  • Starting rate at $18.11/ hour including all applicable premiums
  • Annual progressive increases in pay
  • We have advantageous 8 hour shifts to support 24/7 operations which allow for a great quality of life
  • Shift rotation every two weeks between days and afternoons (7am to 3pm and 3pm to 11pm)
  • We are looking for a candidate in great physical shape as you must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to read and understand English
  • High level of integrity and work ethic
 
The Warehouse Personnel is responsible for operations of the warehouse to ensure timely, effective and efficient delivery of products to customers.
 
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Pick orders.
  • Effectively handle the shipment of orders or receipt of incoming product and total service.
  • Communicate information back to the Warehouse Supervisor where stock–outs occur.
  • Ensure communicated customer requirements are met in the shipping of their loads.
  • Maintain a record of consistently good attendance.
 
Qualifications
  • Completed high school diploma, GED, or equivalent.
  • Minimum of one (1) year experience working within a warehouse in a manufacturing environment.
  • Valid forklift license is an asset.
  • Familiarization and ability to use various power tools in a safe manner (ie: nail gun).
  • Team player, with excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Detail oriented.
 
We Offer:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Health and Dental benefits (in just 3 months)
  • RRSP
  • Ongoing training initiatives
  • Paid training and ongoing support
  • Annual safety boot allowance
  • Competitive pension program
 
If you think you have what it takes, we would love to hear from you!

To apply, please contact your Employment Advisor
Non-registered applicants, please contact your nearest Centre For Skills office Location to schedule an appointment to register with an Employment Advisor.

Burlington: 905-333-3499 x140
Oakville: 905-845-1157 x101
Milton: 905-693-8458 x101
Mississauga: 905-855-6933 x101
 
Post ID: JD031
Hours: Full time
Status: Permanent
How to apply: jamie.dallan@centreforskills.ca
Full time
North York
2019.02.08
2019.03.01
COSTI REQUIRES A LINC MANAGER FOR ITS LANGUAGE AND SKILLS TRAINING SERVICES, NORTH YORK

COSTI is a multicultural organization providing social services, settlement, employment, and language training services. For more information about COSTI, please visit our website at www.costi.org.

This 10-month LINC program follows the school calendar year and closes each summer for approximately 2 months. The LINC manager position is closed for 6 weeks each summer. The North York LINC program has nine (9) classes - levels Literacy to 6 and provides childminding services to participants of the LINC program in a Unionized environment.

This is a fulltime non-union position scheduled to work 35 hours per week.

DUTIES
  • Supervises staff, administers the operations of the Centre and provides leadership in the development and delivery of programs.
  • Manages Language and Skills Development programs (e.g. LINC, ESL, Computer Training, etc.).
  • Responsible for hiring, training, evaluating, and disciplining staff, students and volunteers.
  • Reviews, monitors, evaluates and researches established programs to ensure that quality service is provided and meets funder and partner's obligations.
  • Develops, liaises and maintains a productive working relationship with other professionals, funders, partners and other service providers.
  • Provides leadership to ESL instructors in the delivery of the LINC program, including PBLA and CLB framework. As well as CNC staff in the compliance of CNC requirements.
  • Ensures that all organizational time lines are met (for grant applications, monthly, quarterly and annual reports, and performance appraisals).
  • Provides input into the development of Centre’s budget. Monitors, controls and approves budgetary expenses within allowable limits.
  • Researches, develops, prepares, recommends and implements new programs and services.
  • Develops and writes funding proposals.
  • Advocates and promotes the programs and services within and outside the organization to both private and public sector.
  • Participates in organization meetings and other community meetings.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Post-secondary degree in a related field.
  • Must be TESL Ontario certified.
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience in staff supervision and administration. Preference will be given if this experience was obtained in a language instructions setting.
  • Three (3) years ESL teaching experience with working knowledge of the LINC program and Canadian Language Benchmarks.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Portfolio Based Language Training.
  • Demonstrated experience in financial management, analytical and decision-making skills, with a budget of 800,000 or more.
  • Well-developed organizational, analytical and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate in other languages is an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to liaise with community organizations and government.
  • Sensitive to and aware of the social problems facing immigrants.
  • Proficiency in using Internet, e-mail, and windows environment.
LOCATION: Sheridan Mall, 1700 Wilson Ave. Suite 206
START DATE: March 1, 2019
STARTING SALARY RANGE: $56,794 to 61,754 per annum (12 months) + benefits
POSTING DATE: February 7, 2019
CLOSING DATE: February 22, 2019
Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes and cover letters, quoting reference #14-19, to:
Saniyah Farid
Manager, Staffing and Orientation
COSTI Immigrant Services
1710 Dufferin Street
Toronto, Ontario
M6E 3P2
Email: resumes@costi.org Fax: 416.658.8537


“We thank all applicants for their interest in COSTI. However, only candidates selected for
an interview will be contacted. No telephone inquiries please.”

COSTI encourages applications from individuals reflecting the diversity of our community.
COSTI is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and when requested,
will make reasonable effort to accommodate people with disabilities during
the recruitment and assessment processes when filling positions.
Post ID: #14-19
Hours: Full time
Status: Contract
How to apply: resumes@costi.org
Full time
Oakville
2019.02.07
2019.03.07
Monarch Plastics is one of the leading manufacturers of blow- molded products, with over 400 million containers produced annually for the Personal Care, Home Care, Hair Care, Automotive, Food, Promotional and Pharmaceutical industries of North America.  They are hiring for the following position:

POSITION TITLE: Helper

OBJECTIVE: Assist in the efficient running and smooth operations on the production floor.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Load and unload trucks when required.
  • Transport raw materials from the warehouse to the machines as per customer specifications.
  • Return raw materials to stock on a daily basis.
  • Dispose of garbage daily, remove waste cardboard and broken skids from the production floor.   Assist in maintaining a clean production area and warehouse.
  • Stretch wrap bundles of product and store skids in the appropriate area of the warehouse.
  • Assist Packers with building skids
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
RECOMMENDED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Ability to read, write, understand and communicate effectively in English.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical functions (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division).
  • Health, safety, and environmental knowledge
Hours of Work:  Continental Shifts
                           6:30am to 6:30pm or 6:30 pm to 6:30 am
                           84 Hours Bi-weekly; need to be available to work every second weekend
                           $16.77 per hour 
 
                            Shift premium
                            6:30 am to 6:30 pm – twenty cents per hour
                            6:30 pm to 6:30 am – fifty cents per hour
 
Post ID: JD027
Hours: Full time
Status: Permanent
How to apply: jamie.dallan@centreforskills.ca

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