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Date Posted:
Jul 25, 2018

Closing Date:
Sep 1, 2018

Job Status:
Full-Time Seasonal/Contract

Trades, transport & equipment operators

$ 15.38 per hour

Hours per Week:

How to Apply:
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138436 RR5 Ledgerock Road , Owen Sound ON N4K 5P7

JOB FAIR!! General Labourer, Sawyer, Driller

Owen Sound Ledgerock

Job Description:

JOB FAIR COMING THURSDAY, JULY 31 at the YMCA Employment Resource Centre from 1-4pm


As a General Labourer, you will complete multiple different positions working in the Pry Shed. The positions include, flagging/splitting squares, operating the guillotine and pilling off the guillotine. The General Labourer will report to the Pry Shed Supervisor. The General Labourer must comply with Health and Safety, WHIMIS and Personal Protective Equipment requirements.

• Maintain a safe and organization working area
• Effectively following all safe working practices and always wearing proper personal protective equipment
• Strong ability to work with team members in a respectful manner
• Ensuring that all Owen Sound Ledgerock Ltd. machines and equipment are treated with respect
• Efficiently splitting and sorting flag stone
• Creating and maintaining a quality product in a safe and timely manner

Flagging/Splitting Squares

• Splitting flag stone using hammer, chisel, pry bar, and round sledge properly
• Sorting and piling stone neatly onto pallets as per the thickness
Operating the Guillotine
• Ensure stone is lined up, feed it into the machine, split at proper thickness, and that the pace is suitable to maximize production while respecting the speed of the employee pilling the stone 
• Operate the splitter safely to feed stone through to the employees that are pilling


• Sort, lift, and pile stone off the guillotine and stack neatly onto pallets as per thickness


• Strong communication skills including verbal and written
• Excellent professional and ethical behaviour
• Exceptional ability to work with a team, and independently
• Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
• Basic Math skills and ability to read a tape measure
• Physically able to lift up to 50lbs unassisted
• Reliable and punctual
• Motivated to meet production requirements
• Ability to work outside, in both hot and cold temperatures and stand for long periods of time

Work Site Location:

Owen Sound

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