Machine Operator


Hood Packaging


January 1, 2021


Cornwall, ON, Canada





The Bag Machine Operator reports to the Production Supervisor. Machine Operator operates machinery in the most efficient manner possible creating a minimum amount of waste. Operator is responsible for the quality and quantity of material being produced. Follow/support Food Safety and Quality Guidelines. Works safely at all times, keeps work area clean and performs duties required for the day-to-day operation of his/her specific work area.


  • Demonstrate a commitment to Safety by following safety rules & guidelines.
  • Responsible for reporting unsafe conditions or unsafe acts observed during the work shift.
  • Correctly reads and understands a Work Order.
  • Removes the bags from the machines for packaging.
  • Responsible for correct count and quantity of bags in boxes or master containers.
  • Assembling and labeling cartons.
  • Work is completed within established standards of accuracy and efficiency.
  • Able to consistently produce less than 1% of non-conforming product.
  • Capable of quickly correcting non-conformances in process.
  • Completes set-ups and order changes as required.
  • Monitors running conditions on a regular basis.
  • Stores material in proper location.
  • Assists other operators on machines and helps to move pallets to and from machines.
  • Complete Work Orders for Equipment Problems.
  • Able to communicate with co-workers and management.
  • Able to take direction from Supervisor and Lead Hands.



Education and experience recommended for the position.

Grade 12 Diploma


Minimum experience

· 2 - 3 years experience working in a Production environment.

· Mechanical Aptitude

· Must be proficient in the English language - speak, write and read.


Physical Demand Analysis is available upon request




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