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Industrial Coatings Applicators

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VAW Systems Ltd. is an international leader in the design and manufacturing of noise control and filtration equipment for fans and gas turbine engines. We have a 40+ year history of building high quality products for customers around the world.

VAW is pleased to offer its employees competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits plan including health, dental and vision coverage and employer paid premiums. We also provide a company matched RRSP program, Employee Assistance Program, on the job training and potential for continuous long term employment and advancement within our organization.

VAW is looking for experienced Industrial Coatings Applicators to join our fast paced, safety focused, custom manufacturing facility. We have openings on our Monday to Friday evening shift (4:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.).



Set up and operate conventional and airless spray equipment

Maintain and clean all painting equipment, grit blasting equipment and finishing area

Set up and operate the grit blasting equipment

Ability to mix and apply various coating systems (i.e. epoxy, zinc, urethanes, etc.)

Ability to read and interpret paint data sheets

Prepare product for painting

Perform final assembly of products

Ability to work on ladders and at various heights



The ideal candidate will have completed training at a vocational or technical training facility

Ideally 2+ years of painting and coating experience

Safety focused

Possess the skills and abilities to consistently produce high quality products and ensure quality control is maintained to the established standards

Must be organized, flexible, proactive and interact in a positive and respectful manner with co-workers

Knowledge of industrial/commercial fans, noise control and HVAC systems are assets

Knowledge of Lean principles an asset


If you feel you are the ideal candidate that is needed for this role, please send your resume, along with a cover letter and salary expectations in confidence to:

We appreciate your interest in VAW Systems, however only candidates who are already eligible to work in Manitoba will be considered.  Only candidates selected for a paint test and interview will be contacted.


To apply for the Industrial Coatings Applicators job at VAW Systems , send your resume to S. West at
Don't forget to mention "Winnipeg Job Bank" or "WJB" when applying

Company Name

VAW Systems

Posted By

S. West

Job Category

Post Date

June 8, 2018 (1 week ago)

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