Foam Fabricator / Assembler

Date: Jan 23, 2021

LOCATION: St Jean de Richelieu, QC, CA

Company: Pelican Products, Inc.



Performs various operations to prepare and construct foam sub-components and inserts to fit and cushion container configurations and sizes. Performs manual and mechanical duties to set up and operate a variety of equipment and tools in the fabrication and assembly of a variety of foam and/or plastic containers.  Sets up and operates tools and equipment; reading drawings and specifications and selecting materials.


What You'll Do: 

  • Works from tech sales drawings, email, Bill of Materials, assembly drawings, written and/or verbal instructions.  Maximizes stock usage, build-ups and other activities necessary for layout of sub-component and unit construction and assembly for a variety of first-time and repeat insert requirements.
  • Sets up and performs routine operations including cutting, laminating, pressing and equipment such as vertical, horizontal and profile saws and glue applicators. 
  • Selects stock and cuts to proper dimensions and tolerances.
  • Lays out and glues foam sub-components for final assembly through lamination operations.  Performs self-inspections on completed assemblies and final inspection of completed product as certified.
  • Picks materials, parts and supplies from inventory. Sets up and operates cutting and drilling equipment including saws, glue applicators, assembly tools, drill presses, hand and power tools.
  • Performs gluing, taping, flame treating and labeling operations. Performs required masking and painting. Repairs to bring items into specification
  • Maintains established quality and quantity standards. Follows prescribed safety precautions, established company and department policies, procedures, rules and regulations. Detects and reports improper operations, faulty equipment, defective materials and questionable conditions to proper supervision. Maintains work area(s) and equipment in a clean, orderly and safe condition.
  • Maintains daily production and other records as required.
  • Follows company policies and practices as outlined in the Employee Handbook and/or applicable employment agreement. Follows safety guidelines and procedures in accordance to the job.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.




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