Production Worker (Finishing) - Day Shift

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Date Posted: 2/27/2024

Location: Candiac, Quebec, Canada

Reference No.: 2024-2187

Position Type: Full Time

Do you like manual work and are you not afraid to work with tools and machines?  At MAJOR, we offer you a motivating environment where teamwork and diversity are valued and where the atmosphere is friendly. As a company, we distinguish ourselves by our human side and the flexibility we offer our employees.


Being an employee at MAJOR is also the opportunity to work on a unique and quality product, recognized in its industry and to make a real difference for our customers! 


Work location : 225 boul. Montcalm Nord, Candiac, J5R 3L6


Why come work with us? 


  • Permanent, full-time positions (40 hours per week guaranteed)
  • Salary of $20,40/hr upon hiring and 2 increases per year starting January 1st following the start of the position
  • Work schedule from Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
  • Group insurance (medical, dental, LTD, life insurance) after 6 months, 60% paid by the employer
  • Pension plan with employer contribution 
  • Overtime possible but never mandatory
  • Possibility to bank hours for a better work-life balance

Other benefits

  • Quick entry into the job
  • On-site parking
  • Paid training on site
  • Job stability 
  • Company events!
  • Bonus when you refer a new employee (for you and the referred person when the probation is completed!)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Recognition for years of service
  • Uniforms and safety boots provided after probation
  • Annual boot/safety shoe allowance
  • Free coffee and Gatorade at all times

Job Description 


As a Production Worker, you will work at various work stations to manufacture our screening products. This is not an assembly line so you have the time to do your job well! 

Unionized work environment. At this time, we are looking for individuals to work on finishing/hooking.


You will be required to 

  • Establish and operate sheet metal equipment under minimal supervision to fabricate as well as form products per written procedures

  • Maintain and manage machine as well as tooling and area cleanliness

  • Perform simple math to ensure screens are within Major Wire’s tolerances and specifications

  • Cut screen cloth to customer specifications

  • Hook screen ends to customer specifications

  • Stack completed screens for shipping and receiving

  • Check specifications to verify that quality is to customer standards (internal quality control)

  • Ensure that production requirements and standards are met consistently

  • Make every effort to increase productivity and efficiency without compromising quality or safety

  • Complete packaging tasks such as box assembly, packing, and taping

  • Work cooperatively with the production team to meet quotas and goals

  • Observe all safety guidelines and report safety concerns to management

  • Follow all written and verbal instructions

  • Attend all safety and production training

  • Demonstrate a positive and professional attitude


Essential Skills

  • Possesses physical dexterity necessary to assemble small and delicate product parts
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Exhibits ability to work cautiously but efficiently in potentially hazardous conditions
  • Ability to use and read a tape measure
  • Possesses physical strength and stamina required to stand, walk, and lift for long periods of time.
  • Capable of lifting 50 pounds unassisted



  • Experience in manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Experience with press brake machine preferred
  • 2yrs experience working with metals is preferred

In business since 1884, Major is a leader in the production of state-of-the-art screening screens. As we are in full expansion, we are looking for candidates who want to grow within a dynamic and innovative company.


MAJOR values diversity within its team and will give fair consideration to all qualified individuals for this position.



If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and to build a career in an innovative and dynamic organization, submit your resume by clicking on Apply Now below. 
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Major is an equal opportunity employer.