• Production Operator

  • Silfab Solar
    Job Description
    Job Title:  Production Operator I
    Department: Production
    Reports to:   Production Manager
    Making a difference in the world by reducing carbon emissions and improving access to clean energy with every module we make. 
    Silfab Solar is the leading automated solar panel manufacturing facility in North America. We are an international leader in the development, manufacturing, distribution, and innovation of ultra-high efficiency PV modules, operating with Just-In-Time manufacturing and leveraging over 40 years of solar experience. Our state-of-the-art facilities located in Toronto, Canada, Burlington, Washington, and Bellingham, Washington have helped pioneer smart module technology and innovative process to produce superior reliability and performance specifically designed for North American market. 
    At Silfab Solar, our team members have been actively shaping sustainable solutions since its inception and we are looking to grow our team of 700+ experts who are dedicated to our mission and to evolving technology for the next generation of solar products. 
    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Operate automatic and semi-automatic machines to position 
    • Clean and prepare workstation and machines 
    • Assemble and test components and ensure adherence to specified requirements, soldering experience is an asset 
    • Perform simple electrical and continuity testing of electronic components, parts and systems 
    • Identify and mark acceptable and defective assemblies 
    • Check final assembly for finish, labelling and packaging methods 
    • Production reporting  
    • Ensure profitable business operations 
    • Complete other tasks as required and/or directed 
    • Maintain compliance with established policies and procedures and related labor laws 
     Education and Experience:
    Required Qualifications 
    • High School diploma or equivalent 
    • Ability to work 12-hour rotating shifts, either day or night 
    • Team and customer oriented 
    • Attention to detail 
    • Hand-eye coordination, manual dexterity, ability to distinguish between colors 
    • Ability to read, understand and follow work instructions in English 
      Preferred Qualifications 
    • 2 years of production experience 
    • Basic computer skills 
    • Problem solving  
    • Continuous learning 
     Physical Requirements: 
    • Noise Exposure: Elevated levels: 75% of time 
    • Repetitive Motions: 90% of time 
    • Standing: 80% of time 
    • Lifting: Up to 75 pounds 10% of time, 50 pounds 15%, > 25 pounds 25% of time 
    • Walking: 15% of time 
    We are pleased to offer employment in the clean energy industry with a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes: 
    • Vacation Pay 
    • 401(k) 
    • Sick Pay 
    • Paid Holidays 
    • Employee Assistance Program 
    • Medical/Dental/Vision 
    • Health Savings Account 
    • Supplemental Insurance 
    • Employee Tuition Program 
    • Shift Differential Pay 
    • Employee Recognition Program
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