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Manufacturing Helper - Foam line (Afternoon shift)


Brampton, ON, CA, L6T 2H8

REQ ID:  37516

Sealed Air Corporation is a knowledge-based company focused on packaging solutions that help our customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today’s biggest social and environmental challenges. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Bubble Wrap® brand cushioning, and Cryovac® brand food packaging solutions, enable a safer and less wasteful food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.7 billion in sales and has approximately 15,000 employees who serve customers in 123 countries. To learn more, visit


This role is based at our Sealed Air Canada head office and manufacturing facility located in Brampton, ON, and is part of our Product Care division. Our location produces lightweight foam, Jiffy lite bubble padded mailers, bubble wrap products, and other protective packaging products. Sealed Air Canada offers a close-knit, safe, team-oriented, high-performing work environment with competitive wages, health and dental benefits, retirement savings benefits, and pay-for-performance incentives. We pride ourselves with our commitment to safety and have received awards for our team’s safety culture. Teamwork is one of our biggest values - we have many long-tenured employees as part of our Sealed Air family and are looking for new faces to join our team!

Job Description

POSITION:    Manufacturing Helper – Foam Line




REPORTS TO:  Production Manager


LOCATION:  Brampton Manufacturing Facility
                       95 Glidden Road, Brampton, ON, L6T-2H8, Canada


HOURS:       Full-time hours (40), however weekly hours may vary.
                     This role is overtime eligible.

SHIFT:          2nd Shift (3:30 pm to 11:30 am) Monday to Friday
The ideal candidate should be willing to provide coverage for vacations, sick days, other LOAs, weekends (when needed), etc. for business needs.


JOB TYPE:  Permanent full-time


PAY & BENEFITS:    Competitive hourly rate (overtime eligible) 
Health and dental benefits
Retirement savings plan (DC pension plan, RRSPs, TFSAs)
Pay for performance incentives


Job Description Detail


Working at the Brampton location, the Manufacturing Helper aides in the manufacturing process of quality packaging products such as our foam packaging. Helps maintain the production, quality, safety, and housekeeping company standards, and maintains a good working relationship in team settings. Works in a safe manner and follows all safety procedures and policies.


Capable of learning and following company’s housing keeping standards and maintain a safe and clean environment. Has a good understanding of when and how to clean parts and machinery. Aides the Operator in safely changing machine parts. Accurately places recyclable material in appropriate bins.


Production Process:
Follows direction from Manufacturing Operator based on the shift production schedule. Helps gather and measure raw materials and parts to required specifications. Prepares station for production process and aides in manufacturing of quality products. Helps the Manufacturing Operator on the machine lines with: operation feed, speed and temperature. Aides the Manufacturing Operator in safe and efficient storage of finished products. The successful candidate must be able to maintain the production, quality, safety, and housekeeping company standards; and, maintain a good working relationship in team settings. Able to help complete all required reports, as well as troubleshoot when problems arise. Follow additional duties and responsibilities as assigned by Manufacturing Operator and Supervisor, as required.


Primary Responsibilities:
•    Safety - Be able to maintain high level of production, safety and housekeeping standards.
•    Quality – support all quality systems along with focus to minimize quality rework.
•    Dependable – will be mechanically inclined with good work and attendance record 
•    Communication – possesses strong interpersonal skills and demonstrates the willingness to learn SAP to successfully fulfill shipper duties.
•    Initiative / Self - Motivation - Ability to work independently with minimal supervision


•    High School Diploma or Equivalent is required
•    1-3 years of experience in a manufacturing facility
•    Understanding of WHMIS labelling and ability to identify potential work hazards
•    Ability to read, write, understand and speak fluent English
•    Ability to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment
•    Basic computer skills
•    Mechanically inclined
•    Flexibility, ability and willingness to switch shifts to cover vacation, sickness, overtime, etc. based on business needs
•    Ability to lift up to 40 lbs. several times each day.
•    Ability to stand for periods of up to 4 hours at a time
•    Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team environment
•    Good work ethic, solid attendance records, positive attitude

NEXT STEPS: Qualified applicants will move through the recruitment process which includes panel  interviewing, an assessment test (online), as well as a mandatory criminal background search.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability or other protected grounds under Human Rights legislation.

Sealed Air Canada welcomes and encourages applications from all candidates, including those with disabilities. Sealed Air Canada has an accommodation process in place that provides accommodation for employees with disabilities and/or medical needs. If you require a specific accommodation due to a disability and/or medical need during any step of our recruitment process, please communicate this to your recruiter.


It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

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