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Fort Saskatchewan, Canada

Oerlikon Metco Canada is seeking a self-motivated and dependable individual to work at their Fort Saskatchewan production facility.  This is an entry level union operations position.


  • Operate furnace, pulveriser, screening and packaging equipment
  • Material handling, including manual handling of furnace trays
  • Ability to manage several tasks at once
  • Demonstrate regard for safety and quality as a priority
  • Provide accurate work with attention to detail and follow-up
  • Strong math  and chemistry comprehension skills Shift Work

We expect

  • High School Diploma
  • Forklift operating experience
  • Computer literacy
  • Excellent documentation and organizational skills
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Must be a team player with a strong work ethic and the ability to work effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Prior experience in a plant environment together with a 4th Class Power Engineering ticket would be considered an asset. 

We offer

Oerlikon  Metco (Canada) Inc. offers competitive wage rate and comprehensive benefit and pension package. 

About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in Surface Solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 15 000 employees at 186 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.85 billion. Sustaining growth and improving profitability in 2018: order intake to increase up to CHF 3.4 billion, sales to around CHF 3.2 billion, and the EBITDA margin to improve to around 15 % (after investments).

Oerlikon Metco enhances surfaces that bring benefits to customers through a uniquely broad range of surface technologies, equipment, materials and services. With a dynamically growing network of over 30 locations worldwide Oerlikon Metco serves industries such as aviation, power generation, automotive, oil & gas, industrial and other specialized markets. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team!

Statement of Equal Opportunity: Oerlikon Metco is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran or marital status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable national or local law. The company also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable and local laws. If you require an accommodation during the application process, please notify a Human Resources Representative.