Job Details - Production Worker

Production Worker

Cabot Gypsum ULC

Full-Time Permanent

Weekdays Weekends Evenings Nights Shift


Cabot Manufacturing ULC; a wallboard manufacturer in Point Tupper, NS is currently seeking Production Worker. 

Job Duties:

  • Check equipment before start-up to identify anything that could lead to a failure
  • Keep area clean and ensure there are no hazards
  • Set up and operate machinery in a safe manner including unloader, stacker, dunnage cutter, mixer, and additives machine
  • Operate single-function machinery to grind, separate, filter, mix, treat, cast, roll, refine or otherwise process mineral ores
  • Ensure correct operation of machinery
  • Make adjustments to machinery as required
  • Perform testing per Quality Department’s requirements including set analysis, drop tests, and quality tests
  • May operate crane and fork lift as required

How to Apply:

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to



  • Minimum grade 12 education required (secondary school)
  • No experience necessary, on the job training provided
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and communicate verbally and in writing, and learn best practices
  • Must be available to work irregular hours including weekends, days, and nights for up to 12 hour shifts
  • Capable of working in a team environment
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Ability to work on short notice
  • Forklift experience considered an asset
  • Possession of Class 3 license considered an asset
  • Steel-toed boots required
  • Criminal Record Check required

On the Job Requirements

Employees must:

  • Adhere to safety policies
  • Stand, sit, walk, reach, stoop, kneel for long periods of time
  • Have the ability to lift tools and equipment of 40lbs or more
  • Have the ability to work under a strict timeline
  • Have the ability to work at heights, and this may be required
Intended Job Posting Audience

This employment opportunity is open for qualified and eligible candidates domestically and internationally.

Applications from Foreign Nationals will be considered.

Location Information
Point Tupper
The Town of Port Hawkesbury
Nova Scotia
Job Information
Cabot Gypsum ULC
NOC Code
Machine operators, mineral and metal processing (9411)
Experience Required
Available Openings
Pay Type
Pay Rate
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
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Language Proficiency Level
Intermediate (CLB 5-7)
Posted on
April 9th 2021
May 9th 2021