Manual Machinist – Night Shift and Weekend Shift

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Manual Machinist

Weldco-Beales Manufacturing designs and manufactures specialized heavy equipment attachments for the construction, forestry, mining, scrap recycling, road maintenance and resource industries throughout Canada, the USA and internationally. Weldco prides itself on providing a great employee experience where safety always comes first. Weldco-Beales is currently recruiting a Manual Machinist for the Langley manufacturing team. This position will report to the Machine Shop Foreman.

This position will be on our Night Shift as 4-10s (Mon-Thurs 5:30AM to 4:00PM) or Weekend Shift as 3-12s (Fri-Sun 5:30AM to 5:30PM).

Our CultureWeldco-Beales prides itself on maintaining a strong culture of safety, hard work, and pleasing our customers with high quality customer service and products. We have an all hands-on deck attitude where everyone has a genuine interest in the company?s success. We all know if the company does well, we all do well. We are looking for like-minded people who will support our culture. If you fit the bill, please read on?

Your primary responsibilities:

+ Studies specifications, charts, drawings or sample parts to determine the machining operation to be performed

+ Reads and interprets blueprints, follows directions given, drawings and work orders

+ Calculates dimensions and tolerances, and prepare working sketches if necessary

+ Operates and uses various machine shop equipment and tools safely at all times, which includes some or all of the following: lathes, mills, boring mills, drills, saws and machining centers

+ Check parts for defects, maintains and repairs equipment as required

+ Safety conscious with full participation in the safety program and all safety requirements

Your qualifications:

+ Completion of high school

+ 3+ years related experience in the machining industry, working with manual boring mills and lathes is required

+ Working towards the Machinist Apprenticeship Program or Red Seal Machinist Certification would be an asset

+ Be proficient in the use of all tools common to the fabrication shop environment

What you bring to the position:

+ In-depth knowledge of all tools and equipment and their use and care

+ Advanced knowledge of general safety practices

+ Communication skills to read, write, listen, and speak in a clear & concise manner to individuals at various levels

+ Interpersonal skills work collaboratively and cooperatively with others

+ The ability to use your hands skillfully and quickly, measure sizes and distances accurately

+ The ability to work independently at tasks that require concentration as well as physical effort

+ Basic computer knowledge

+ Time management skills to productively complete work and meet all expected deadlines

+ Organizational skills to plan out and coordinate his or her work in a logical manner

+ Physically fit to lift items weighing up to 35 kg.

If you feel you fit the overall profile, please clearly demonstrate this in your cover letter and resume when applying.

What we bring:

+ Competitive pay

+ Health, dental, insurances, Employee Assistance Program, MSP (BC)

+ Company Pension Plan with 3% company matching

+ Rewards – employee incentive program, service awards, company/team events

+ Personal growth, career advancement opportunities

+ Feedback and recognition for a job well done

+ Education and apprenticeship support

+ A workplace the prides itself on safety, cleanliness, respect, and results.

Weldco Companies is a subsidiary of IDC (Inuvialuit Development Corporation) and is 100% Inuvialuit owned. Weldco provides Employment and Career Development opportunities for its beneficiaries and employees. Applications for this position may be kept on file for twelve months and may be considered for future positions within Weldco or IDC. Your interest in Weldco is appreciated. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. No phone calls please.