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Location: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

Status: Full Time/ Permanent

Novatec is recruiting for machine operators.  Primary responsibilities include the set-up, operation, and general maintenance of the equipment.  The challenge of this position is operating multiple machines at one time.


Novatec has two shifts, the day shift (Monday to Friday, 7:30am to 4pm) and the evening shift (Monday 4pm to 2:30am to Thursday 4pm to 2:30am, A LONG WEEKEND EVERY WEEK!) shifts.  Operators work under minimal supervision.


Successful candidates will have:  strong attention to detail skills; strong troubleshooting and independent thinking skills; and, must be self-motivated.


Successful candidates will have:

  • Solid basic math skills;
  • Solid basic English language reading skills;
  • Be able to lift up to 75lbs unassisted;
  • Be able to stand for up to 2.5 hours at a time; and,
  • Physical dexterity as well as being able to twist, turn, bend, reach, push, pull, and lift.


Total remuneration includes:

  • Full medical/dental/vision/Life/LTD/ADD benefits package as of the first full month of employment and Novatec pays 60%
  • 9 paid holidays per year
  • 2 weeks paid vacation, pro-rated in year of hire
  • 3 paid Personal Days per year
  • 1 paid Volunteer Day per year
  • Eligibility in the Annual Profit Sharing Program, which has paid-out handsomely year-over-year!
  • Evening shift differential of 3%
  • Boot allowance
  • Eligibility for education funding


Interested parties should complete either the online application or forward their resume and cover ASAP to

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