Job Posting: Junior Welder

Position Information

Position Title: Junior Welder

Location: Mount Uniacke, NS

Job Summary

As a junior Welder, you are responsible for preparing and completing the initial assembly of prefabricated steel stud frames for wall panel assembly, including:

  • Receive prefabricated steel posts from Roll Form Operator
  • Review shop drawings to determine weld placement requirements
  • Operate stitch weld machine, including calibration of settings
  • Weld sills and cripples to prefabricated wall panel posts
  • Regrind, drill additional holes and anchor connections if needed
  • Organize components in order required for efficient panel assembly

Who You Are

You are the right person for the job if you are a hardworking individual who will bring efficiency and ideas to the table to increase our output, capability, and quality. You have experience in a cold-formed steel or fabrication shop. You are comfortable with MIG welding and utilizing computerized machinery. You demonstrate a high degree of care and attention in your work.

Your Skills & Abilities

  • Hold valid certificate of qualification appropriate for the position
  • Able to interpret shop drawings used to assemble steel stud wall panels
  • Must be able to use and read an imperial unit tape measure
  • Take responsibility of the workstation, keeping up with production, as well as keeping it and the tools/equipment used for the job in good working order
  • Reliable/punctual
  • Safety oriented
  • You have good attention to detail and take pride in your work.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds unaided, occasionally up to 100lbs
  • Must have reliable transportation. There is no public transportation nearby
  • Must be willing and able to successfully achieve WHMIS, First Aid, Forklift, and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) training certificates
  • Completion of high school (or GED equivalent) with one year in a production environment would be an asset
  • Must have CSA-approved safety footwear



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