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Production Technician

August 11 2022
Categories Manufacturing, Production, Industrial, Production, Operations, Quality, Safety, Trades, Manual, Operator, Machinist, Trades, Technicians, Construction
St Catharines, ON


Group: Cosma International
Division: Venest Industries
Job Type: Permanent/Regular

Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.

Role Summary

The Production Technician will be working in a fast paced environment. They must remain composed under pressure, work independently, be able to organize and prioritize their work with a sense of urgency. Casual overtime or flex hours may be required to meet deadlines.

Key Qualifications/Requirements

  • Familiarity and knowledge of press and welder operations an asset.
  • Working knowledge of Statistical Process Control (SPC), quality checks, and related documents an asset.
  • Ability to lift and carry 35 lbs.
  • Knowledge of safe operating procedures on presses and related equipment an asset.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision as well as part of a team.
  • Able to read and interpret reports, instructions, procedures and guidelines.
  • Able to manage and schedule multiple priorities and meet deadlines; able to work flexible hours and overtime.
  • Ability to demonstrate understanding of how job performance affects product quality and customer satisfaction.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and build and maintain positive employee relations.
  • Safe and conscientious worker with a good safety, performance, and attendance record.
  • Previous experience an asset.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.

Key Responsibilities


  • Practice our ‘Safety First’ policy by addressing hazards, defective equipment, wearing personal protective equipment as required, and by reporting unsafe conditions immediately.
  • Train others as required.
  • Rotate and operate all equipment as assigned.


  • Assist Shipping and Receiving as required


  • Produce quality parts to standard rates.
  • Perform and document Quality Assurance hourly and last-off inspections on all parts as per the Control Plan, and advises Team Leader and/or Supervisor of non-conforming conditions.
  • Correct process defects as directed.


  • Assist team to meet Key Performance Indicators and Continuous Improvement objectives.
  • Assist or complete die or weld fixture set-ups with the team.
  • Document results and corrective actions required.
  • Maintain SPC charts on each operation as required.
  • Complete Production Traceability Reports as per station control.
  • Assist with problem solving initiatives as required.

Additional Information

Venest Industries has an accommodation program in place that provides reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, please contact Human Resources. network