Laser Operator


Our Woodbridge based client, a custom retail fixtures manufacturer, is hiring to meet demand for its highly regarded design and production services. As an industry leader, they are looking for a talented and dedicated individual to join their team. If you are customer focused, with a “never say die” attitude, and want to work in an environment where employees have a share in the overall success of the business, this is the company for you.

Position Overview:
This position is responsible for the daily setup and operation of one or more laser cutting machines. He/she also assists with area housekeeping, maintenance work and material staging.

Afternoon shift 4:30pm – 1am


  • Perform daily machine startup and shutdown procedures on laser cutting equipment
  • Stage raw materials at work-center for the day’s production
  • Load and unload machines
  • Maintain daily dust collector service & associated logbook in assigned area, report equipment deficiencies
  • Ensure production schedule follow through as allocated by the plant manager
  • Assist in loading/unloading other machines when required to maintain throughput
  • Perform minor maintenance and cleaning of cutting equipment and work area
  • Perform machine alignment procedures & optic cleaning maintain optimal performance
  • Facilitate work-order paper flow in accordance with company standards
  • Check parts with precision inspection equipment
  • Monitor resonator gas levels and recommend supply requirements for daily production, order as required


  • 2-4 years of experience operating laser cutting machines.
  • Working experience on multiple brands of laser machines.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend drawings.
  • Ability to inspect flat laser cut parts with precision inspection equipment.
  • Ability to learn or have some working knowledge of NC machine code.
  • Ability to work well as a team member.

    Physical Requirements:

  • Lift, carry, push and or pull 1 – 50 lbs. frequently
  • Squat/kneel, bend/stoop, crawl, twist/turn, grasp and reach overhead and outward frequently
  • Sit, stand and walk for 1 – 10 hours per day
  • Wear all required Personal Protective Equipment as per company standards
  • Work in a fast paced industrial environment


  • $20-25/hr commensurate with experience
  • Group health and dental coverage
  • 4% vacation pay
  • Employee profit sharing program

    We thank all those who apply however, only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted. Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship. Please send applications to [email protected] and quote job ref# VEOPRTR170123.