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Job Description

Job Number
Job Title
ASC : Pedestals
Whitby, Ontario


Pedestals Operator

Reports To:

Senior Operations Manager



Position Overview

The Pedestal Operator is responsible for assembling parts and components of hydraulic pedestals. Duties will include the set-up, operation and maintenance of complex and simple machinery; installing, fastening and aligning various parts and components on assemblies using hand and small power tools; utilizing crane and hoists to position; cleaning components, troubleshooting and diagnosing defective components.

Essential Job Functions
  • Assemble parts according to specifications using assembly drawings, schematics and assembly instructions
  • Attach, connect and adjust all hydraulic systems as specified
  • Fit parts to very close tolerances and operating requirements
  • Use of hand and power tool such as soldering gun, drills and precision measuring equipment
  • Inspect finished product to ensure conformance to specifications
  • Complete required job control, inventory and related reports (example: timecards)
  • Maintain assigned work area and equipment in a safe and professional manner
  • Maintain and adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • Assemble and attach hardware such as caps, clamps, knobs and switches to assemblies
  • Perform all duties in accordance with health and safety safe work requirements
  • Any other related duties as assigned


Job Requirements
  • Completion of Secondary School diploma or equivalent work experience
  • 1-3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment with mechanical and hydraulic assembly experience
  • Ability to read, understand and follow technical drawings and blueprints
  • Knowledge of and experience with inspection techniques, including the ability to notice minute inconsistencies/faults in parts or production processes
  • Mathematically inclined
  • Excellent time management and project management skills
  • Knowledge of electronic components an asset
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking ability
  • High attention to detai
  • Ability to work in isolation or with a team

Work Conditions
  • Manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination required
  • Manual lifting of various weighted products is required
  • Use of personal protective equipment may be required
  • Overtime work may be required