Explore Careers - Job Market Report
This unit group includes workers who assemble, finish and inspect plastic parts and finished products. They are employed by plastic products manufacturing companies and plastic parts divisions of aircraft or other manufacturing companies.
fibreglass laminator, plastic bottle trimmer, plastic parts assembler, plastic products fabricator, plastic products inspector and tester, plastic tank assembler, plastics assembler, plastics inspector, plastics trimmer, skylight assembler.
- Operate machines or equipment, or use hand tools to cut, shape, splice and fit plastic materials to form parts and assemblies
- Assemble composite materials on patterns to form parts and assemblies using bonding agents
- Operate spray-gun unit to apply resin mixtures to metal or wooden mould to form plastic products
- Load and operate autoclave oven to cure and bond plastic parts and subassemblies
- Operate finishing equipment to trim, grind or buff plastic products into final form.
- Inspect manufactured plastic products for defects and conformance to specifications and quality standards, visually or using instruments
- Affix seals or tags to approved plastic products and mark and reroute defective products for repair or recycle
- Prepare reports on products inspected
- Make minor adjustments and repairs to products.
Outlook & Prospects for Plastic Products Assemblers, Finishers and Inspectors in Lanaudière Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Lanaudière Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2012-11-26|
For the 2012-2014 period, job opportunities in the Lanaudiere region are expected to be fair for this occupation.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Apr 07 - Apr 11, 2014
- Groupe Arbec announced the closure of the seniors home, Heather Lodge, in Rawdon, after failing to sign an agreement with the health network. Most employees will be transferred to other establishments. (available in French only)
- A new Proxim pharmacy just opened its doors in Repentigny. This new establishment will have enabled approximately 20 new jobs to be created. (available in French only)
- A new residential construction project of two 24-apartment buildings, totaling a $6M investment, has begun in Saint-Charles-Borromée (available in French only)
- A new 80-space daycare will be built in Terrebonne at a cost of $1.5M, leading to the creation of 15 new jobs. It is scheduled to open in August 2014. (available in French only)
- A new restaurant under the Benny & Co rotisserie chain will soon open its doors in Lavaltrie. Its opening is scheduled for August 2014 and will create 25 new jobs. (available in French only)
- After being destroyed by a fire in 2013, Terrebonne's Boulangerie Lazio recently re-opened its doors. The reconstruction allowed it to double its surface area. (available in French only)
- A new ÉconoMax appliance store location opened its doors in March 2014 in Joliette. This new establishment enabled the creation of 30 new jobs. (available in French only)
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