Labourer CAN

Country/Region:  CA

Basalite Concrete Products-Vancouver, ULC is one of the largest manufacturers of concrete products in Western Canada. Product lines include structural block, interlocking paving stones, retaining wall systems, garden line products, and a full range of bagged dry mix products. Basalite is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Pacific Coast Building Products Family of Companies.

Basalite’s Core Values guide our behavior and our business. The test of a company's values is not what is written or said, but by the actions and decisions made every day. Integrity, Safety, Respect, Customer Focus, Quality, Innovation and Financial Success.






POSITION SUMMARY: Production personnel to engage in entry level activities of our manufacturing processes. Position is considered full time seasonal. Responsible for supporting and demonstrating the Core Values of Integrity, Safety, Respect, Customer Focus, Quality, Innovation and Financial Success. Performs other related duties as assigned.


RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Attends safety meetings and abides by all safety rules set forth by company and governmental regulatory agencies; ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • Production / assembly line work
  • • General laboring and housekeeping
  • • Hand stacking and piling products
  • • Machinery operation
  • • Inspection for quality and conformance
  • • Regular attendance is required.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Proficient at speaking, reading and writing English.
  • • Basic arithmetic skills
  • Previous experience working in an industrial setting
  • • Healthy, fit and able to perform physically demanding tasks.
  • • Regular attendance is required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; Reach with hands and arms;
  • Talk and listen, take direction;
  • • long periods of standing and walking
  • Required to bend at the waist; Lift and/or move up to 40 kg
  • • Regular attendance is required.

WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • • Plant environment with loud noise, moving machinery, dusty, dirty.
  • • Outdoor weather conditions.
  • • Wear mandatory and/or other appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • • Shift work

I have reviewed the principal duties for which I am responsible, as well as the minimum requirements for this position. I understand that the duties and responsibilities, which are listed above for this position are descriptive only and are not necessarily exhaustive. I also understand that the duties, responsibilities, essential functions and other information listed above may change or be supplemented from time to time as needed, and that I may be required to perform other duties and responsibilities that may be assigned, even if they are unrelated to the regular scope and tasks of the position. This job description supersedes any-and-all prior job descriptions for this position. The duties listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.

The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change. I understand that I am employed by the Company on an "at-will" basis.

I have read and understand this document.

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Basalite offers excellent benefits and compensation package which includes medical, dental, vision and pension.