Cutter/Grinder – 2nd Shift

St. Cloud

Posting Date: 10/12/2018

Closing Date: 10/12/2018

Classification: Wage
Number of Positions:
Department: Production/Manufacturing

Job Type: Full Time
Hours of Work: 3:00 pm - 1:30 am


This position is responsible for the cutting and grinding of fiberglass parts to specifications by using a variety hand tools to ensure quality parts are sent to customers.


  • Trace the template onto the fiberglass part using a hand scribe
  • Utilize routers and grinders to cut fiberglass parts according to template
  • Utilize drills to make holes in fiberglass parts according to specifications
  • Must be able to promote teamwork and work well with peers and supervisors
  • Supports company initiatives with enthusiasm and a positive, results focused attitude
  • Maintain and promote a safe working environment
  • Continual communication with Management and other department leaders
  • Perform other related duties as required


  • Strong problem-solving abilities including troubleshooting and resolving issues
  • Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Must be able to reach and bend on a consistent basis
  • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs on a regular basis
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-task production environment
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written are essential
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload
  • Ability to exercise initiative and sound judgment
  • Ability to work in harmony with others while maintaining a positive and professional attitude with overall success in mind
  • Evidence of a satisfactory work record including performance, attendance and team playing
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and deal with issues logically and within the company guidelines
  • Available for overtime hours if needed

We want to hear from you if you are:

  • Able to use small hand tools
  • Can cut evenly and squarely
  • Like to pay attention to detail in the tools that you use and the parts you make
  • Take pride in seeing what you made contribute to our success

As part of the NFI Group (TSX: NFI Carfair Composites supplies quality fiberglass components to original equipment manufacturers and to our sister companies operating under the brands: New Flyer® (heavy-duty transit buses), ARBOC® (low-floor cutaway and medium-duty buses) and MCI® (motor coaches) in Canada and the United States.  We are a leader in fiber-reinforced plastic design and composites technology with dedicated team members located in facilities in Winnipeg, MB (Canada), St. Cloud, MN (USA), Anniston, AL (USA), Wausaukee and Gillett, WI (USA).

Part of our mission as a leader in the Fiberglass Plastics Industry is to provide uncompromised quality and customer satisfaction within a culture of continuous improvement and a safe working environment where employees have the tools to generate value for the mutual benefit of both internal and external customers.

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