Job Title:

Machine Operator/General Labourer/Retail Associate


Alpaca Time

Company Description:

Alpaca Time is a retail store and mill that manufactures high quality Alpaca fibre socks, insoles, mitts and gloves. Custom fibre processing only meticulously sorted and graded Canadian Alpaca fibre to make each of its consistently high quality end products.

Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:



Full Time (40 hour work week: Mon to Fri. 8 a.m. – 4:30 and optional rotational Sat’s 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.)




  • Operating machines; spinning yarn, plying yarn, cone winding yarn (picker, carder, pin drafter)
  • Operate machinery in a safe manner
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Check and weigh materials and products
  • Optional: assisting in retail store, helping customers


  • Willing to learn
  • Physically fit, and able to work in a fast paced environment and perform repetitive tasks, able to stand for lengths of time
  • Basic math skills (+, - , X, ÷, able to use a calculator)
  • Excellent attention to detail and hand eye coordination; customer service experience an asset
  • Dependable and reliable; Retail experience an asset; Experience an asset but not necessary
  • Must have own transportation

How to Apply:

Interested applicants are can submit their resume to: Or in person at 5509 Hwy 9, Harriston ON N0G 1Z0 between 10:00am and 4:00pm  


Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment, Repetitive tasks, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Standing for extended periods, Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Work Site Environment:  Odours, Dusty, Noisy Personal Suitability: Punctuality, Team player, Excellent oral communication, Dependability, Initiative, Flexibility, Reliability, Effective interpersonal skills, Multi-Task, Time Management Skills