Production Summer Student
Jones Healthcare Group is a world-class provider of advanced packaging and medication dispensing solutions. With over 100 years serving health and wellness markets, the privately held company is moving through an aggressive growth strategy with plans to invest $20 million into the business over the next two years.
“Over a century ago, Jones provided apothecary packaging to help pharmacists safely dispense medication to patients,” says Ron Harris, President & CEO at Jones. “One thing has never wavered since our beginning: we have always been focused on wellness. It’s in our DNA.”
Through its four business units—Cartons & Labels, Packaging Services, Canadian Pharmacy and Medication Adherence —and its three European subsidiaries Venalink UK, Venalink Spain, and MEDI-Clear, the company brings a unique expertise across health sectors to its customers. And, with a continued vision to advance healthcare with progressive packaging platforms, Jones puts consumer well-being first while responding to evolving market needs.
For more information, please visit www.joneshealthcaregroup.com
Summary of position
Jones is seeking eager and energetic students to join our team from May through August 2021. As a Production Summer Student, you would be responsible for preparing jobs, performing work tasks, and assisting with clean-ups on a continuous assembly line.
If you love working as a team in a fast-paced environment, then this position will be of interest to you.
If you get excited about growing your skills and bringing unique solutions to solve problems, then this position is a perfect fit for you.
If you are naturally a self-motivator who takes pride in their work, then you’ll want to consider this opportunity.
Here are some of the different activities you will be asked to do:
- Packing and feeding the product on the machines
- Perform routine quality checks
- Assist Operators when necessary
- Ensure proper skids are available as per specs
- Seal and label corrugate, pile on skids and move to inspection areas
- Document counts and corrugated used on dockets
- Fill out necessary paperwork and required data entry within SAP
If you’ve got:
- A High School Diploma
- Previous manufacturing experience an asset
- Colour acuity
- Physical strength (able to lift approximately 35 lbs)
We’d like to hear from you!
Please submit a cover letter and resume.
While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to accessibility for all persons with disabilities, Jones will, upon the request of the applicant, provide accommodation during the recruitment process to ensure equal access to applicants with disabilities. Please contact the Jones Human Resources department at 1.800.265.9093 about your needs, and we will consult with you to ensure suitable accommodation is provided.
For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please also contact the Human Resources department.