Skills Labourer - Mineral And Metal Processing near Toronto (ON)

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a labourer - mineral and metal processing in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Labourers in mineral and metal processing (NOC 95100).


  • Transport raw materials, finished products and scrap materials through the plant
  • Feed conveyors, crushers and other equipment
  • Open valves and start pumps
  • Skim dross from furnaces
  • Sort, stack, bundle and stamp materials
  • Perform other activities to assist process and machine operators in mineral ore and metal processing
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Load and unload vehicles using forklift or dolly

Skills and Knowledge Checklist

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.


Handling Goods and Materials Help - Handling Goods and Materials
  • Loading and Unloading
  • Sorting
Operating and Repairing Equipment, Machinery and Vehicles Help - Operating and Repairing Equipment, Machinery and Vehicles
  • Operating Stationary Industrial Equipment
  • Mechanical Installing, Maintaining and Repairing
Service and Care Help - Service and Care
  • Cleaning and House/Shop Keeping


Manufacturing and Production Help - Manufacturing and Production
  • Processing and Production
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