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We're Hiring!

 

 

Our competitive and challenging custom product environment offers the following benefits:

 

Day Shift - Compressed work-week/4 - 10 hour shifts and overtime after 40 hours

 

Financial Wellness:

  • Competitive Salary/Wage
  • Group RRSP/DPSP Matching Program
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Apprenticeship Program

Healthcare Wellness:

  • Disability & Life Insurance (including Dependent Life)
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Care Benefit
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Workplace Spending Account:

  • Tools and Office Accessories
  • Custom Hearing Protection
  • Prescription Safety Glasses
  • Workplace Safety Boots/Shoes

 

 

Fitter/Welder

 
Specific Responsibilities:
  • Read and interpret engineered and drafted drawings
  • Select and prepare material in the proper sequence in order to ensure accuracy and efficiency
  • Construct patterns and templates as guides for layouts
  • Layout  and fit material according to specifications, ensuring all tolerances are met  
  • Analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution and solve problems
  • Rig, hoist and move materials to work-site or storage area
  • Position, manipulate and install fabricated objects
  • Set up and operate various metal fabricating machines such as shear, saw and ironworker
  • Operate fabrication tools such as grinders, drills and cutting torches
  • Assemble and fit metal sections by means of Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Flat or Metal Core Arc Welding (MCAW) Flat.
  • Perform safety inspection of equipment and accessories
  • Make minor external repairs to equipment and accessories
  • Practice good housekeeping methods by keeping work area clean and clear of obstruction
  • Complete work documentation including pre-inspection procedures, quality control check lists and labour tracking to ensure data is recorded accurately in accordance with company standards
  • Ensure that all business activities are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with Ball Service Group Inc. Conduct Code
  • Ensure strict adherence to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Industrial Establishments
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Voluntary overtime available through extended shift hours and/or additional shifts on weekends.

Required Skills:
  • Completion of Secondary School;
  • Minimum 3 years related work experience in custom metal fabrication;
  • Demonstrate competencies required in order to obtain the Gas Metal Arc Welding and Flux Core Arc Welding according to the CWB Standard W47.1 Division 2;
  • Proficient at reading Technical engineered or drafted drawings;
  • Proficient with the use and interpretation of CWB weld symbols;
  • Proficient with Metric and Imperial measurement systems;
  • Proficient with the use of fabrication machinery and tools;
  • Proficient layout skills using material according to specifications;
  • Demonstrate decision and problem solving skills;
  • Proficient with the use, handling and storage of welding equipment and supplies;
  • Must possess good oral and written communication skills in order to complete work assignments;
  • Ensure strict adherence to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Industrial Establishments;
  • Must work in accordance with Company rules, policies and procedures;
  • Ability to work with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically and professionally at all times;
  • Strong work ethic.
Additional Qualifications Are Considered an Asset:
  • CWB Certification in Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Flat and Metal Core Arc Welding (MCAW) Flat Position;
  • AWS Certification;
  • Certified Forklift and Crane Operator.
Working Conditions:
  • Lifting, bending, standing and sitting;
  • Exposed to repetitive movement;
  • PPE requirement – CSA safety boots, protective eyewear (provided), gloves (provided) and hearing protection (provided);
  • Voluntary overtime available through extended shift hours and/or additional shifts on weekends.

 

 

 

Fab Shop Hand

 
Specific Responsibilities:
  • Previous work experience in a manufacturing environment, specifically the steel industry, within a custom metal fabrication shop would be an asset;
  • Previous experience in a material handling role and/or a forklift/crane license is an asset, but not a requirement;
  • Hands-on with mechanical aptitude and familiarity with operating power tools such as drills, grinders and band saw.  Hand tools such as tape measures, clamps, screw drivers, and wrenches;
  • Experience reading and interpreting technical shop drawings in order to fabricate parts would be an asset;
  • Complete work documentation including pre-inspection procedures, quality control check list and labour entry to ensure data is recorded accurately in accordance with company standards;
  • Assist with keeping shop clean, organized, and safe.

 

Professional Skills:
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is essential;
  • Ability to work within a collaborative team in a respectful and positive manner;
  • Ability to adapt and respond positively with change;
  • Self-motivated with positive attitude. Willing to learn new skills and share experiences;
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic and fast-paced environment that may require working additional shifts and weekends;
  • Strong commitment to safety.

 

Working Conditions:
  • Lifting, bending, standing and sitting;
  • Exposed to repetitive movement;
  • PPE requirement – CSA safety boots, protective eyewear (provided), gloves (provided) and hearing protection (provided);
  • Voluntary overtime available through extended shift hours and/or additional shifts on weekends.

 

 

 

 

Ball Service Group Inc. strives to create a respectful, accessible, and inclusive work environment. Upon individual request, hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview, or selection processes, please contact Human Resources for assistance.

 

Resumes can be submitted to Attention: Human Resources via email with the position in the subject line to jnemes@bsginc.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.