Welder-Fitter

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 growing and looking for experienced Welder/Fitters 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 12:00 a.m.) and midnight shift (12:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.).

RESPONSIBILITIES:   

·   Demonstrate welding & fitting capabilities

·   Carry out welding operations, including reading blueprints and weld symbols

·   Ability to create product that meets our customer’s expectations

·   Position will predominately be welding however there may be times when flexibility to perform other duties will be required

SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS:

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

·   3-5+ years of MIG welding & fitting experience in a custom metal fabrication environment

·   Thorough knowledge of all types of welding procedures, practices and weld symbols

·   Proficient at reading blueprints and using metric tape measure

·   Safety focused

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

·   Must obtain all required C.W.B. tickets within 3 months (various materials & positions).  VAW will facilitate the testing

·   C.W.B. transferable welding tickets are an asset

·   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:  hr@vawsystems.com

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 weld test and interview will be contacted.

Company Name

VAW Systems Ltd

Posted By

S. West
hr@vawsystems.com

Don't forget to mention:
"Winnipeg Job Bank" or "WJB"

Job Category

Skilled Trades, Construction and Mining

Post Date

November 29, 2017 (1 week ago)