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The MetriCan Group of Companies are committed to providing a motivating, healthy and safe work environment for all its employees internationally. The key success factor to any thriving organization are its employees.

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We are in it for the long haul; hence, it is crucial that we, as individuals and as an organization, commit to one another, our customers and our partners. We always exemplify professionalism, respect to people and demonstrate honesty and trust to build an integrity-driven environment. Team spirit is high - creating an environment that is energetic, fun and strong!

  • Press Operator
    Oakville, ON
    Thursday, January 19, 2023


    Metrican is a leading Tier 2 supplier of metal automotive components. Our diverse capabilities allow us to serve all manufacturing needs, from prototyping to production.

    At Metrican we are looking for positive, team-oriented people who can also work independently. It is imperative that all employees focus on efficiency, quality, continuous improvement, and most importantly, safety.


    The Press Operator is responsible for the safe operation and set-up of metal stamping production. Responsibilities include transfer die set-up, troubleshooting, and efficient operation of 250T to 1320T presses. Full safety, quality and production training will be provided.


    • Day Shift: 6:30 am to 3:00 pm Monday to Friday


    • The safe and efficient operation of a transfer metal press (250 to 1320 Ton)
    • Must meet assigned production quotas and requirements
    • Set-up manual, progressive, and linear transfer dies for metal stamping production
    • Maintain production logs and documentation
    • Work with QC personal on ensuring quality is maintained during production and setup
    • Quickly resolve metal stamping production issues, preserving production quotas and timelines


    • Automotive metal stamping / manufacturing production experience is required
    • Linear Transfer System experience is an asset
    • Metal stamping production set-up experience, preferably with 600 Ton to 1320 Ton metal transfer presses
    • Familiarity with Quality Documentation / ISO9001 / TS16949
    • Understand basic written and verbal instructions to complete assigned tasks
    • Valid Lift Truck Training is an asset but not required
    • Valid Overhead Crane Training is an asset but not required


    • $20.00 to $27.00 per hour
    • Company paid Healthcare Benefits after 3 months
    • Pension Plan available after 1 year
    • Personal Protective Equipment Safety Allowance provided
    • Metrican is accessible by public transportation
    • Opportunities for advancement

    Metrican is an equal opportunity employer who provides an inclusive and diverse work environment. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for applicants upon request at any stage of the recruitment process.

    Other companies may call this position: setup operator, set-up operator, production operator, metal stamping, machine operator, automotive production worker.

    No Agency calls please

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