Apollo Health & Beauty Care (Apollo) is a premium developer of private label and control label health & beauty care products and leverages unique expertise and experience in developing national brand-equivalent products designed to compete equivalently with the most popular national brands. The largest private label and control label personal care manufacturer in Canada, Apollo has formidable penetration and distribution in the North American marketplace and also services customers throughout Central and South Asia, Mexico, Europe and Asia. Building on our core values of Excellence and Commitment, Apollo has established itself as a market leader that attracts the industry's top talent. We are currently searching for an energetic, motivated Production Assistant to join Team Apollo!
This position is responsible for supporting manufacturing and filling processes by performing work tasks on a continuous assembly line.
Responsibilities & Duties:
Feed bottles to production line.
Feed capping machine with caps.
Check capping on bottles as they proceed along the line.
Pack finished goods into boxes.
Feed boxes through tape machine.
Stack boxes on skids.
Clean up garbage at the end of each shift.
Use equipment, materials, and machinery only as authorized.
Follow procedures and wear personal protective equipment as outlined in the health and safety manual.
Follow the instructions of the Line Leader, Production Supervisor and other relevant staff.
Follow SOP (Standard Operating Procedure)
Adhere to OH&S (Occupational Health & Safety)
Perform other duties as assigned
Repetitive lifting of objects [under 5kg]
Repetitive manual movements [e.g. placing caps on bottles]
Carrying pushing or pulling light objects [under 5 kg]
Performing job tasks to line speeds [e.g. from 100 to 150 units per minute depending on production line]
The job works in conditions with constant exposure [67% or more] to noise, odours, dust, drafts, chemicals, operating machinery, temperature extremes, hazardous substances, etc.
Education & Experience:
Entry Level, high school diploma or equivalency required
Less than 1 year manufacturing experience
Excellent English communication skills
Ability to perform standard mathematical calculations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and fractions)
Experience working in a fast-paced GMP manufacturing environment
Ability to read and understand SOPs
Must be reliable, strong attendance, safety and GMP and GDP record
Flexible to work overtime as needed
Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively and efficiently with coworkers to complete assigned task
Job Type: Permanent
“Apollo Health & Beauty Care Ltd. will ensure accommodations are available in consultation with candidates during all stages of the recruitment process”
The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Duties outlined on this job description may not be all-inclusive, and can be modified at any time if requested by management. Apollo is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process. Apollo will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known in advance.
We thank all applicants for their interest however only those meeting the minimum qualifications will be interviewed.