Production Operator (Temporary) - Mississauga, ON

Mississauga, ON, CA

CRH Canada - Cement ON



Job ID:  487077


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides Portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across North America. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. We stand together to reinvent the way our world is built. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.


Hourly Wage Rate: $36.53

Hours of Work: Will be shift work with weekly average hours paid of 48 hours/week


Job Summary:


The main function of the Production Operator in to provide coverage for all positions within the shift team, excluding the Material tester and Console operator, and also assist other shift members as required.


Essential Functions


  • Perform all duties and responsibilities of shift positions (Mill Attendant, Kiln Helper, Crane, Tower Operator, and Fuel Attendant) as required
  • Assist shift members as required
  • Operate pelletizer and slag dryer as required
  • Operate Lime injection system
  • Load CKD dust truck as required
  • Convey operational information during shift change
  • They May be required to move raw materials when they are not required under normal classifications
  • Housekeeping duties as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned when not required under the normal classification




  • Must have a valid “G” class driver’s license
  • Minimum completion of high school diploma
  • Preferred Skill Trade (mechanical/electrical), desired Engineering Skill




  • Knowledge of all production processes
  • Perform well in critical situations
  • Diagnose equipment and process problems
  • Qualify for use of cardox discharging safely and efficiently as required
  • General knowledge of cement-making process
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Good oral/written communication skills
  • Operate mobile equipment


Working Conditions and Physical Demands


  • Working outdoors and varied temperatures and weather conditions 
  • Working indoors in varied conditions (ie. hot, noisy, dusty)
  • Effortless mobility through the production side of the plant
  • Climbing stairs, ladders
  • Physical ability to perform duties
  • Working in confined spaces
  • Working at heights


Health and Safety


  • Comply with OHSA and all of its applicable regulations
  • Personal Protective equipment as prescribed
  • Comply with CRH safety rules, policies, and procedures
  • Report all incidents and near misses
  • Report all safety hazards
  • Follow Lockout/Tag-out procedures
  • Emergency response plan awareness
  • Port security awareness Environment and Quality ISO 9001 and 14001 compliance
  • Report environmental and Safety concerns (dust, emissions, spills) 


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date:  Nov 20, 2023

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