Black Cat Blades Ltd. is an ISO 9001 Certified international manufacturer and supplier of quality ground engaging tools for construction, mining and road maintenance industries.
We are currently recruiting for the following production operator positions within our Cutting, Heat Treat, and Computer Numeric Controls (CNC) departments in our Edmonton, Alberta manufacturing facility.
Cutting: Using NC controlled multi and single head oxy-fuel cutting machines to shape and bevel products from several grades of heat treatable bar and plate steel.
Heat Treatment: Using walking beam furnaces, and batch ovens to quench and temper finished product. Secondary process involves straightening, painting and labeling of customer specific products.
CNC: CNC involves machining parts using horizontal milling centers from HAAS and DMG. Cutting bar product with NC controlled Hydmek saws and using hydraulic punches.
Warehouse: Receiving and organizing inventory, picking and preparing product, conducting inspections and year-end inventory counts.
Black Cat seeks out candidates who are:
o Willing to learn
o Ambitious & motivated to succeed
o Highly organized
o Team oriented
o Safety & Quality conscious
o Strong communicators
o Good with numbers and the use of a tape measure
Experience that would be considered an asset would include:
o Exposure to a production facility
o Operation of forklifts and overhead cranes
o Understanding of blueprints, geometric tolerances and metallurgy
o Lean Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement
Black Cat currently runs its operation 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our operation works on compressed work week whereby we work longer hours in a day to work less days in a week. Currently we have week day (Monday-Thursday) and weekend (Friday-Sunday) shifts available both on the day and night crews. Therefore, candidates must be flexible to work day or night shifts.
We offer a competitive compensation package which includes plans/programs such as comprehensive group benefits, company matched RRSPs, and profit sharing. As well Black Cat promotes numerous other incentive/reward programs throughout its organization. Employees can expect to be trained for progression through skill levels associated with potential wage increases.