Industrial Painter


Our History:


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 over 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.


Your Opportunity:


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


Skills and Qualifications:


·         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


Wages:  $19.83 to $21.23 per hour.




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.


Company Name

VAW Systems Ltd.

Posted By


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"Winnipeg Job Bank" or "WJB"

Job Category

Skilled Trades, Construction and Mining

Post Date

July 22, 2019 (Long time ago)