Industrial Assistant

Coquitlam, BC
Salary: $13.00 /hour

Job Summary

Associated Labels and Packaging is a premium label printing and flexible packaging company located in Coquitlam, BC. Since starting in a small label printing plant in Vancouver in 1981, our plant has grown to over 50,000 square feet, with 24 hour-a-day press runs reaching into the millions. We are one of the largest suppliers of labels in Western Canada and the Pacific North West and are looking to grow our team as we continue to expand.

The benefits of joining our team as the Industrial Cleaner include:

  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • Medical and dental benefits
  • 24 hour employee gym
  • Educational assistance and professional development
  • Fun company-sponsored events like bowling, paintballing, snowshoeing, food truck lunches
  • Quarterly shiatsu massages at work

Reporting to the Production Shift Supervisor, the Industrial Cleaner / Assistant is responsible for industrial cleaning in the production area, cleaning washrooms and lunchrooms, delivering supplies to operators, and assisting with production-related tasks. This position opens up many opportunities for future advancement.

  • Washes and clean pans, trays and doctor blades carefully
  • Fills Flexo and 90/10 mix jugs twice a day & distributes them to all presses
  • Provides clean rags and stir sticks to all presses
  • Places matrix and light paper in the blue tank outside
  • Flattens cardboard boxes and puts them into the cardboard bin
  • Rewinds and sorts all small butt-rolls from the rewind & press areas and fills drums with cores before the end of each shift
  • Empties all garbage bins before the end of each shift
  • Cleans the production floors daily and removes labels from the floor with a scraper
  • Cleans the outside of the building daily, ensuring that the area around the garbage bin and compactor is clean
  • Checks water dispensers daily and replaces water jugs when needed
  • Collects empty plugs from the chemical drums
  • Changes the plastic sheets at the bottom end of the benches once a day
  • Monitors paper towel dispensers daily and refills when empty
  • Replenishes supplies daily in the sanitation areas of all buildings
  • Cleans and mops the ink room a minimum of two times per week
  • Removes chemical waste and transfers to empty drums for disposal
  • Cleans production bathrooms and replenishes bathroom supplies on the afternoon and graveyard shifts
  • Follows all safety and food-safe procedures and complies with company policies
  • Performs other related duties and tasks as required to meet the needs of our operations

Qualifications of Industrial Cleaner:

  • Ability to lift heavy objects, walk and stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to work individually as well as part of a team
  • Reliable
  • Positive attitude

Hours available:

Morning Shift: Monday – Friday, 6:30am – 2:30pm

Afternoon Shift: Monday – Friday, 2:30pm – 10:30pm

Graveyard Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 10:30pm – 6:30am

Please indicate your shift preference in cover letter.

We invite you to visit our website at to learn more about our business.

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