Polycorp Logo

Careers

At Polycorp we work together to provide our customers with cost effective solutions to corrosion, abrasion, impact, noise and vibration problems. Explore career opportunities at Polycorp below.

Careers

Senior Buyer

9/7/2022

Polycorp Ltd. is  the industry leader in the design and manufacture of engineered polymer products for a global customer base in the Mining, Rail, and Protective Linings industries. 

Based in Elora, Ontario, Polycorp offers employees competitive compensation, excellent benefits and a collaborative team environment.  The Company is less than a 30 minute drive from Guelph or Kitchener-Waterloo.

Position Summary:

The Senior Buyer manages and coordinates incoming raw materials and MRO (maintenance, repair and operating supply) items, as well as analyzes inventory levels and market trends to ensure Polycorp obtains consistent quality at an economical price.  Actively obtain cost savings. Work within the Company's goals and objectives of quality, cost and delivery.

Education/Experience Required:

  • Purchasing: 3 years (preferred)
  • Post-Secondary Education in Business or related discipline (preferred)

Qualified applicants should submit their resume, cover letter, and salary expectations to: careers@poly-corp.com with Senior Buyer in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Polycorp places top priority on health and safety and AODA compliance.  Accommodations provided upon request.

See attached for full Career Posting.

Senior Buyer 2022-09-07.pdf

Polymer Product Specialist

9/6/2022

Polycorp Ltd. is  a privately owned Canadian company specializing in the design and manufacture of engineered polymer products that address a variety of corrosion, abrasion, impact, noise and vibration issues in the Rail, Mining, and Protective Linings industries.  Located in Elora, 30 minutes from Guelph or Kitchener-Waterloo.

Position Summary:

As a key member of the Rail Division Engineering group, you will be responsible for assisting with technical aspects of polymer material/product development, manufacturing, testing, process improvements and cost savings initiatives.  This position will report directly to the Engineering Manager - Rail Division.

Education/Experience Required:

  • Post-Secondary Education in Material Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum 3 years related work experience in a technical role, preferably with rubber and polyurethane
  • Working experience with solid and closed cell foam polyurethane products
  • Advanced technical skills and mechanical aptitude
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and project management skills
  • Proficient computer skills, knowledge of MS Office as well as design applications

Qualified applicants should submit their resume, cover letter, and salary expectations to: careers@poly-corp.com with Polymer Product Specialist in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Polycorp places top priority on health and safety and AODA compliance.  Accommodations provided upon request.

See attached for full Career Posting.

Polymer Product Specialist - 2022-09-06.pdf

Calender Operators Needed

9/6/2022

Polycorp Ltd. is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of engineered polymer products for a global customer base in the Rail, Mining, and Protective Linings industries.

Based in Elora, Ontario, Polycorp offers employees competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a collaborative team environment. The Company is less than a 30 minute drive from Guelph or Kitchener-Waterloo.

We are looking for Full-time Calender Operators.  The successful candidates will be responsible to help manufacture our products in support of our principles of safety, quality and on time delivery.  

Job Types: Full-time

Competitive Compensation:

  • Starting $23.50/hr. This rate increases to $24.50/hr after 3 month probation completed successfully. 
  • PLUS...shift premiums ($1/hr afternoons, $2/hr nights; continental shift weekends days $3.50/hr, weekends nights $4.50/hr)
  • PLUS...Hiring bonus of $1,500 for new hires and an additional $1,500 to the referring employee (paid out in $500 increments every 3 months)
  • PLUS...A temporary Economic Relief Bonus of $200 paid monthly
  • PLUS...Annual Merit Wage Increases based on overall performance review. Earn up to an additional 4% annually
  • PLUS...Paid Education Assistance Plan - $1,000/yr for every full-time employee
  • Paid uniforms, safety shoes, and other PPE 
  • Staff appreciation events such as BBQ's, golf tournaments, fishing charters, Canada's Wonderland, etc.
  • Quarterly/Annual Employee Awards

One of the Best Benefit and Pension Programs in the Area: 

  • BENEFITS: Extended Health Care (100% paid for Hospital Care, Drugs, Vision, Professional Services), STD/LTD, Out of Province Insurance for you and your family to name a few.
  • PENSION: Polycorp will match your contribution up to 5% + 1% (total contribution can be up to 11% towards your retirement)

NOTE: Polycorp is not on a bus route.

Skills and Abilities:

  • High School Diploma and/or equivalent work experience
  • Able to read write and fill out production reports with accuracy
  • Team player and can communicate effectively with co-workers
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment an asset

Email your resume to: careers@poly-corp.com with Calender Operator in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Polycorp places top priority on health and safety and AODA compliance.  Accommodations provided upon request.

See attached for more details.

Calender Operator 2022-09-06.pdf

Regional Sales Manager, Protective Linings Division

9/6/2022

Polycorp is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of engineered polymer products for a global customer base in the Rail, Mining and Protective Linings industries.  As a result of continued growth, we are looking for an Account Manager for the Protective Linings Division.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Director Protective Linings, the primary activity of the Senior Account Manager is to execute sales strategies and develop tactics and actions for assigned accounts to achieve sales and profit objectives in a technical environment.  Expand relationships with our current customer base and develop new relationships with new customers for the specific goal of business development and consistently growing annual sales in the North American market.  Create added value for the customer and Polycorp by ensuring a deep understanding of the customer's applications.  Keep a focus on the market drivers and emerging technologies.  Thorough understanding of the competitive landscape by geography and industry segment with a pursuit strategy to defend our position.  Effectively communicate and collaborate with other account managers and corporate management regarding customer dynamics, performance, and sales opportunities.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Established technical professional who ideally has experience in the following: Protective Linings, Rubber Industry or Coatings Industry;
  • Persistent attitude and interpersonal skills to ensure success in securing new accounts and servicing existing customer needs;
  • Ability to look outside the box to develop new accounts and product opportunities;
  • Strength in identifying and building relationships with key decision makers - from the Owner/Executive Team to the shop floor personnel; Within the account base and at the end user level;
  • Divide your time effectively by being the key link between customers and our manufacturing facility in Elora, Ontario will also be critical for success; and
  • Must practice effective time/activity management and ability to multitask.

Education and Experience Required:

  • University education - BA, Chemical Engineering preferred;
  • Min. 10 years' experience selling in B2B environment;
  • Expected travel throughout North America is 60%+;
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills; and
  • Proficiency in making Technical Presentations with the use of MS Office Suite.

Work hours and travel flexibility is a must, as the majority of our customers are based in North America - therefore extensive travel is required.

Qualified applicants should submit their resume, cover letter, and salary expectations to: careers@poly-corp.com with Regional Sales Manager in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Polycorp places top priority on health and safety and AODA compliance.  Accommodations provided upon request.

See attached for full Career Posting.

Regional Sales Manager Protective Linings Division - 2022-09-06.pdf

Production Team Members Wanted - $23.50/hr+shift premiums

7/4/2022

Polycorp Ltd. is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of engineered polymer products for a global customer base in the Rail, Mining, and Protective Linings industries.

Based in Elora, Ontario, Polycorp offers employees competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a collaborative team environment. The Company is less than a 30 minute drive from Guelph or Kitchener-Waterloo.

We are looking for Full-time Production Personnel.  The successful candidates will be responsible to help manufacture our products in support of our principles of safety, quality and on time delivery.  

Job Types: Full-time

Competitive Compensation:

  • Starting $23.50/hr. This rate increases to $24.50/hr after 3 month probation completed successfully. 
  • PLUS...shift premiums ($1/hr afternoons, $2/hr nights; continental shift weekends days $3.50/hr, weekends nights $4.50/hr)
  • PLUS...Hiring bonus of $1,500 for new hires and an additional $1,500 to the referring employee (paid out in $500 increments every 3 months)
  • PLUS...A temporary Economic Relief Bonus of $200 paid monthly
  • PLUS...Annual Merit Wage Increases based on overall performance review. Earn up to an additional 4% annually
  • PLUS...Paid Education Assistance Plan - $1,000/yr for every full-time employee
  • Paid uniforms, safety shoes, and other PPE 
  • Staff appreciation events such as BBQ's, golf tournaments, fishing charters, Canada's Wonderland, etc.
  • Quarterly/Annual Employee Awards

One of the Best Benefit and Pension Programs in the Area: 

  • BENEFITS: Extended Health Care (100% paid for Hospital Care, Drugs, Vision, Professional Services), STD/LTD, Out of Province Insurance for you and your family to name a few.
  • PENSION: Polycorp will match your contribution up to 5% + 1% (total contribution can be up to 11% towards your retirement)

NOTE: Polycorp is not on a bus route. Candidates must be able to work rotating shifts every two weeks.

Skills and Abilities:

  • High School Diploma and/or equivalent work experience
  • Able to read write and fill out production reports with accuracy
  • Team player and can communicate effectively with co-workers
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment an asset

Email your resume to: careers@poly-corp.com with Production Team Member in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Polycorp places top priority on health and safety and AODA compliance.  Accommodations provided upon request.

See attached for more details.

Production Posting 20220704.pdf

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS:

Please submit your resumes to:

Human Resources
Polycorp Ltd
33 York Street
Elora, ON
N0B 1S0

or by email here

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies, please.

COMMUNITY SUPPORT

Polycorp is committed to community involvement and broader based giving. Polycorp supports local suppliers, academic institutions, and other social organizations.

Learn More
Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies

REQUEST FOR CONTACT

Looking for more information. Help us help you by filling out our simple online contact form.

Request