Olon is committed to being the employer of choice in the communities where we operate. We have built a culture that is entrepreneurial, innovative and committed to providing the very best for our customers and our employees.

Olon provides a world of opportunity. Our dynamic and growing organization offers our people the chance to test their abilities beyond the job description, and contribute to an organization that is a leader in its industry.

We invite you to learn about employment opportunities in:

  • Georgetown, Ontario
  • Geneva, Illinois
  • Washington & Jeffersonville, Indiana
  • Lexington & Union Grove, North Carolina

Employment Opportunities
Thank you for considering employment with Olon Industries. Listed below are all the opportunities currently available. Details of submitting your resumes for advertised positions are covered in the sections below.
 
How to Apply for Employment at Olon Industries
Applicants can apply for employment using one of the following methods:

  • Via e-mail: E-mail your resume to resumes@olon.com.
  • Via Fax: Fax your resume to (905) 877-7383.

If you are applying to more than one job vacancy, please send an e-mail for each job you are applying for. You must include the position title on your resume and in the subject line of your e-mail. When submitting by fax, please fax a separate resume for each job you are applying for and include the position title on your resume.

  • Via mail or in person: Please drop off your resume between the hours of 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday, or mail to:

Human Resources Department
42 Armstrong Avenue
Georgetown, Ontario
L7G 4R9

Olon Industries is an equal opportunity employer.

JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To ensure daily requirements of the production area are met on all assigned equipment and to assist with the troubleshooting on the designated equipment.

TASKS

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Validate and approve first off
  •  Set up any equipment in designated area
  •  Responsible for quality, production and safety targets for designated line
  •  Training of all personnel in designated area
  •  Preparation of required material to run the designated line
  •  Clean equipment including but not limited to roller application and glue pots
  •  Purging and refilling glue from equipment/ dowel insertion and replenishing
  •  Ensure proper quality control of finished product
  •  Prepare required material for end product
  •  Notify supervisor of quality defects
  •  All other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  •  Strong mechanical aptitude
  •  Ability to train and share knowledge
  •  Effective communication, interpersonal and supervisory skills
  •  Ability to read drawings
  •  Comprehension of written documentation

REQUIRED TRAINING:

  •  All applicable Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
  •  Olon specific training for designated position

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB:

  •  Must be able to lift and carry 20lbs on a frequent basis and 50lbs on occasion

Olon Industries is an equal opportunity employer.

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JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To provide assistance with daily requirements of production and maintain a clean working area.

TASKS

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Cut wood to length and apply labels
  • Make and package boxes
  • Strap and wrap finished goods 
  • Build crates
  • Insert file rails
  • Perform offline drilling of drawers
  • Housekeeping duties including removal of garbage, sweeping, maintaining a clean work area
  • Assist with feeding and unloading of all equipment
  • Complete appropriate paperwork
  • Assist with the cutting operations on the cutting saws
  • Assembly of moldings
  • Ensure quality control of product
  • All other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Previous manufacturing experience is an asset
  • Work experience with minimal supervision
  • Able to read a measure tape
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal

REQUIRED TRAINING:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent is an asset
  • WHMIS
  • Forklift license
  • All applicable Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
  • Olon specific training for designated position

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB:

  •  Must be able to lift and carry 20lbs on a frequent basis and 50lbs on occasion

Olon Industries is an equal opportunity employer.

APPLY

JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To ensure daily requirements of the production area are met on all assigned equipment and to assist with the troubleshooting on the designated equipment.

TASKS

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Validate and approve first off
  •  Set up any equipment in designated area
  •  Responsible for quality, production and safety targets for designated line
  •  Training of all personnel in designated area
  •  Preparation of required material to run the designated line
  •  Clean equipment including but not limited to roller application and glue pots
  •  Purging and refilling glue from equipment/ dowel insertion and replenishing
  •  Ensure proper quality control of finished product
  •  Prepare required material for end product
  •  Notify supervisor of quality defects
  •  All other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  •  Strong mechanical aptitude
  •  Ability to train and share knowledge
  •  Effective communication, interpersonal and supervisory skills
  •  Ability to read drawings
  •  Comprehension of written documentation

REQUIRED TRAINING:

  •  All applicable Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
  •  Olon specific training for designated position

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB:

  •  Must be able to lift and carry 20lbs on a frequent basis and 50lbs on occasion

Olon Industries is an equal opportunity employer.

APPLY

JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To ensure daily requirements of the production area are met on all assigned equipment and to assist with the troubleshooting on the designated equipment.

TASKS

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Validate and approve first off
  •  Set up any equipment in designated area
  •  Responsible for quality, production and safety targets for designated line
  •  Training of all personnel in designated area
  •  Preparation of required material to run the designated line
  •  Clean equipment including but not limited to roller application and glue pots
  •  Purging and refilling glue from equipment/ dowel insertion and replenishing
  •  Ensure proper quality control of finished product
  •  Prepare required material for end product
  •  Notify supervisor of quality defects
  •  All other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  •  Strong mechanical aptitude
  •  Ability to train and share knowledge
  •  Effective communication, interpersonal and supervisory skills
  •  Ability to read drawings
  •  Comprehension of written documentation

REQUIRED TRAINING:

  •  All applicable Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
  •  Olon specific training for designated position

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB:

  •  Must be able to lift and carry 20lbs on a frequent basis and 50lbs on occasion

Olon Industries is an equal opportunity employer.

APPLY

JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To ensure daily requirements of the production area are met on all assigned equipment and to assist with the troubleshooting on the designated equipment.

TASKS

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Validate and approve first off
  •  Set up any equipment in designated area
  •  Responsible for quality, production and safety targets for designated line
  •  Training of all personnel in designated area
  •  Preparation of required material to run the designated line
  •  Clean equipment including but not limited to roller application and glue pots
  •  Purging and refilling glue from equipment/ dowel insertion and replenishing
  •  Ensure proper quality control of finished product
  •  Prepare required material for end product
  •  Notify supervisor of quality defects
  •  All other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  •  Strong mechanical aptitude
  •  Ability to train and share knowledge
  •  Effective communication, interpersonal and supervisory skills
  •  Ability to read drawings
  •  Comprehension of written documentation

REQUIRED TRAINING:

  •  All applicable Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
  •  Olon specific training for designated position

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB:

  •  Must be able to lift and carry 20lbs on a frequent basis and 50lbs on occasion

Olon Industries is an equal opportunity employer.

APPLY

JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To provide assistance with daily requirements of production and maintain a clean working area.

TASKS

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Troubleshoot and provide solutions to equipment malfunctions 
  • Complete all work requisitions as outlined by Production Supervisor
  • Train Operators on the proper use of equipment
  • Monitor and maintain the inventory levels of parts and all tools
  • Ensure all safety practices are adhered to and report infractions to the Production Supervisor
  • Ensure proper maintenance for all equipment
  • Develop and maintain an adequate Preventative Maintenance schedule for all equipment
  • Be the primary contact for production related Contractors
  • Maintain a high level of professional conduct
  • All other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Previous maintenance experience
  • Exposure to PLC’s, electrical systems and welding
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Good organizational skills
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication skills

REQUIRED TRAINING:

  • Licensed Electrician or Millwright or equivalent
  • All applicable Occupational Safety and Health Regulations
  • Olon specific training for designated position

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB:

  • Flexible working hours, including being readily available for call ins
  • Must be able to lift and carry 20lbs on a frequent basis and 50lbs on occasion

Olon Industries is an equal opportunity employer.

APPLY

JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE OF POSITION:  To minimize downtown due to equipment related malfunctions and

                                             assist in ensuring constant productivity in all production areas.   

TASKS

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Troubleshoot and provide solutions to equipment malfunctions 
  • Complete all work requisitions as outlined by Production Supervisor
  • Training Operators on the proper use of equipment
  • Monitor and maintain the inventory levels of parts and all tools
  • Ensure all safety practices are adhered to and report infractions to the Production Supervisor
  • Ensure proper maintenance for all equipment
  • Develop and maintain an adequate Preventative Maintenance schedule for all equipment
  • Be the primary contact for production related Contractors
  • Maintain a high level of professional conduct
  • All other duties as assigned

REPORTS TO:                           Operations Manager

QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Previous maintenance experience
  • Exposure to PLC’s, electrical systems and welding
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Good organizational skills
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong communication skills

REQUIRED EDUCATION:

  • Licensed Electrician or Millwright, or equivalent working experience.

REQUIRED TRAINING: 

  • All applicable Occupational Safety and Health Regulations
  • Olon specific training for designated position

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB:

  • Flexible working hours, including being readily available for call ins
  • Able to work rotating shifts – days, afternoons, midnights and weekends
  • Must be able to lift and carry 20lbs on a frequent basis and 50lbs on occasion

APPLY

JOB DESCRIPTION

PURPOSE OF POSITION:  Responsible for identifying opportunities for improvement, and assist in development and delivery of strategically focused organizational processes to make them as efficient as possible in accordance to operations plans

TASKS

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Research and analyze all work processes and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Develop and implement short and long term strategies for the organization to improve processes of manufacturing
  • Remove low value activities and recommend solutions
  • Provide guidance and training for compliance of new procedures
  • Work together with area leads to resolve project issues
  • Lead all process audits and identify areas of concern or bottleneck
  • Establish measurable standards and monitor progress of implemented changes
  • Models and demonstrates Olon Values
  • Works towards attainment of operations Vision
  • All other duties as required

REPORTS TO:                                Operations Manager – Washington, IN        

QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • 4 - 7 years of Process Improvement Experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Self-starter, strong problem-solving and team player
  • Strong presentation skills and ability to multi-task
  • Excellent negotiation and conflict resolution skills

REQUIRED EDUCATION/ TRAINING:

  • University Degree in Engineering, Business of related field

PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF JOB:

  • Plant/ Office Environment
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule

APPLY

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