Assembly Operator I

Manufacturing Toronto, Canada


Position at Workite

Job Description Summary


The position of Assembly Operator I is an entry level positions that involves the safe and correct use of all equipment and the assembly of a variety of Workrite products.  The Operator I is responsible for putting together component parts or pieces adhering to a specified set of blueprints or instructions.  They verify the correct quantities of components parts and quality checking completed items, manage parts inventory, and use hand tools and mechanical equipment to produce structurally sound products.  The Assembly Operator I reports to the Operations & Site Manager.


The duties and responsibilities of an Assembly Operator I will consist of, but are not limited to, the following:


  • Perform individual assembly steps per work order requirements.
  • Assemble parts for final packaging.
  • Perform QC (quality control) inspection of products to spot obvious flaws.
  • Pick and/or Pack individual orders and palletize freight shipments.
  • Maintain working knowledge of product assemblies and requirements.
  • Must use all provided PPE (Personal protective equipment) as required. For example, safety glasses and safety toe shoes.
  • Use of pallet jack, forklift or other material handling equipment as required and assigned.
  • Perform scheduled routine custodial duties that may include lifting, sweeping, removing trash and other duties necessary to maintain safe and clean work areas.
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Safety Conscious
  • Total Quality Management
  • Customer Focus
  • Results, Action Oriented
  • Time Management
  • Decision Quality
  • Team Player


  • Work Experience: Entry Level
  • Education: N/A
  • Computer Skills: N/A
  • Organization Skills: Ability to efficiently work in a high paced environment
  • Cross-functional skills: Ability to work with other team members on the production floor
  • Communication Skills: Must be able to communicate with team; ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • 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; reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions; while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; the employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to grip or handle; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear; the employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; the employee must occasionally lift, push/pull and/or move up to 35 pounds; specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus
  • Physical Environment: Manufacturing environment; while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; the noise level in the work environment is usually moderate    


Preferred Requirements:

  • Education: High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Certifications: N/A
  • Computer Skills: N/A


Workrite is a dedicated equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Workrite encourages applicants of all ages.