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Position: Sheet Metal Mechanic & Welder


We are an Air Pollution Control Service Company that specifically focuses on Baghouse systems.Over the past 5 years we have established an additional sheet metal business that has tremendous growth opportunities. Our geographical focus is Southern Ontario.
We are looking for a Sheet Metal Mechanic for our Fabricating Shop and on our customer premises who like to be part of a growth opportunity.

Quality and consistency are keys to our growth and our success.

Summery of work:

  • Exhaust Dust Systems of any description
  • Mist Collection Duct Systems
  • Complete Shop Fabrication of Dust Collectors complete with on-site installation
  • Fume Extraction Installations
  • Fabrication and Installation of Sound Enclosures
  • Fabrication and Installation of Fume Exhaust Hoods

Basic Qualifications:
No specific length of experience is required. However, you must be able to demonstrate that you have the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities gained through training and /or experience to perform the duties described in this application.
Applications who meet the basic qualification requirements will be further evaluated according to the degree to which they possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities described in the Job Elements.

WELL QUALIFIED: A well-qualified candidate will have experience in planning, laying out, constructing, and installing sheet metal parts, items, and assemblies. Experience will also include the ability to perform welding work.


Additional Skills that would also be considered in place of/in addition to the Sheet Metal Qualifications


Mechanical and Millwrighting experience


General Requirements and Preferences

Languages
English

Education
Completion of high school preferred

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Driver’s license
WHMIS: Fork Lift, Aerial/lift license, preferred but can train

Experience
5 years or more

Major Work Area
Installation; Service; Repair

Type of Establishment/Work Setting Experience/Physical Capabilities
Industrial (Noisy; often dusty)
Fast-paced environment; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye coordination; Standing for extended periods; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Hours of work
35 to 44 regular hours + daily overtime possible
Weekend overtime likely throughout the year
2 weeks holiday

Benefits:
60% copay on benefits by Frost Emission
Details provided during the initial interview

Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver’s license; Company transportation to and from job site provided

Tools/Equipment
All tools and equipment are provided by the company
Steel-toed safety boots to be supplied by the application. A shoe allowance is given when shoes need to be replaced
Safety glasses/goggles; Gloves; Ear plugs; etc. are provided by the company

Areas of Specialization
Dust and fume collection systems; Custom sheet metal items; Miscellaneous industrial machinery repair

Welding techniques
Oxy-acetylene; ARC; gas tungsten ARC (GTWA) (TIG); Gas metal ARC (GMAW) (MIG); Resistance or spot welding; Shielded metal ARC (SMAW)

Major Duties
Determine layout of systems; Measure and mark sheet metal according to template; Operate metal working machines to cut, punch, drill, shape or straighten sheet metal; Grind and buff seams, joints and rough surfaces; Inspect products to ensure quality and conformity to specification; Set up power equipment; Cut materials using Plasma Table; power tools or by hand; Assemble, erect and install hoisting and rigging equipment. Plans and lays out work from blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications, and work orders in the construction and maintenance of installation facilities.

Plan and lay out welding assignments from blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications, and work orders.

Perform sheet metal mechanic duties in a safe manner, utilizing safety practices and procedures, and complying with established safety rules and regulations.

Essential Personal Skills
Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning

Additional Skills (Preferred but not essential)
Design duct systems; measure airflow, static pressure and interpret the results

Wages
We offer good wages, based on experience
All qualified candidates are invited to apply

Salary
Career level Required : Experienced (Non-Manager)
Experience Required : 2+ to 5 Years
Education Required : High School or equivalent
Job Type : Employee
Job Status : Full Time

Contact Information

12-111 Fourth Avenue, Suite 370
St. Catharines, ON L2S 3P5
Phone : 905-934-1211
Fax     : 905-934-4469
Email  : frost@baghouse.net