Production Support Labourer

Production Support Labourer


GN Thermoforming Equipment is an internationally recognized manufacturer of quality machinery and tooling for the plastics industry, presently exporting to over 70 countries. We are located 40 minutes south of the City of Halifax in the picturesque seaside community of Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia.

Since our first export almost 40 years ago, we continue to enhance our product line and services to the thermoforming industry.  We are proud of our reputation of supplying our customers with quality, innovative products and excellent customer service.

We have an immediate opening in our Production Department for a Production Support Labourer.

The successful candidate will be responsible to provide cross-functional labour support to Production, or other departments as required.  Tasks and assignments may include, but are not limited to, sandblasting, prepping parts for painting, drilling with hand tools, operating radial arm and drill press, bench work, machine operation, basic maintenance activities, housekeeping, polishing & sharpening tooling, tool testing, cutting material, sub-assemblies, machine panel building, forklift operation, etc.

If you enjoy a variety of tasks and responsibilities, we would be very interested to hear from you.

Qualifications include:

  • High school completion or equivalent.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude with attention to detail.
  • Must be adaptable to a changing work environment, competing demands and is able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
  • Ability to work independently or in a team in a high paced environment.
  • Forklift experience would be an asset.
  • Valid Nova Scotia driver’s license.
  • Must be able to wear a respirator.


Our Vision to "Build Success with Our Customers" is made possible through our culture of innovation, integrity, honesty, drive, spirit, commitment and respect.

We offer competitive wages and a comprehensive benefit package, including but not limited to, medical & dental coverage, life and AD&D insurance, disability benefits & RRSP matching program.  Tools are also provided.

Are you interested in joining our team?  A brief video introduction to GN can be seen by clicking the following link

Qualified candidates should forward their Resume and covering letter, in confidence to:

GN Thermoforming Equipment
PO Box 710
Chester, Nova Scotia
B0J 1J0

Attention:  Vivian Rafuse, Human Resources
Fax:  902-275-3100

No phone calls please.  We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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