KBR screenprint seeks full-time production assistant

KBR SCREENPRINT & EMBROIDERY of Carleton Place is looking for a Full-Time Production Assistant to complement our current staffing.  We are a small but dynamic team.  The Production Assistant reports directly to the Owner.


  • Post-secondary education is helpful
  • 2 to 3 years’ experience in customer service is ideal
  • Good command of English language
  • Ability to learn the garment industry and remain current on trends
  • Energetic team player who works well under pressure
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated willingness and desire to learn and do what is needed to “get the job done”
  • Ability to learn all elements of the project, including timelines, production limitations and conceptual design to meet the customer’s needs.
  • Understanding of graphics, layout and design is helpful
  • Some mechanical abilities to troubleshoot equipment issues would be helpful


  • He/she will be responsible for Customer Service
  • Heat Press decorating on garments
  • Embroidery on a variety of items using our 4-head embroidery system
  • Provide Screen-printing production support by cleaning/prepping screens
  • Folding of finished garments and order packing
  • Prepare work orders for jobs as per customer specifications
  • Assist with raw material order placement and processing/sorting of incoming goods
  • Other ad-hoc jobs assigned by the owner

The position is 5 days a week depending on production needs. Beginning salary is minimum wage.

Candidate will be required to be available as per assigned schedule.  Shop hours are 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday (Thursday until 7pm on a rotational basis), with rare weekend work when the workload requires the extra time.  Schedule is dependent on job priority and volume.

NOTE:  This job requires the ability to lift, up to 65 pounds, it also involves standing for long periods and repetitive work.

Contact Kelly Smith by e-mail (kelly@kbrscreenprint.com) or phone 613-257-3332.