Career Opportunities

Maximum flexibility. Great benefits. Competitive pay.
Flexible shift work is only one of the rewards of working with Commissionaires BC.

About Wesgar

Wesgar is the largest producer of high-mix, low-volume custom precision sheet metal products in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. We’ve been in business since 1966, have satisfied over 1,000 customers, and pride ourselves on our combined employee experience in excess of 5,000 years. As a member of our team of over 210 fabrication specialists, engineers, metal technologists, and quality control professionals, you’ll be in good company serving our customers across North America from our four acre/80,000 square foot plant in Port Coquitlam..

Our commitment

We are dedicated to providing Wesgar employees with rewarding employment and competitive compensation, because we understand that our people are the driving force behind our success. We have created a respectful working environments and offer opportunities for enriching skill-sets and advancement to allow you to achieve your personal goals. We continuously welcome new employees to keep pace with our expanding business, many have worked here for decades, which speaks to our positive work environment and employee-centred culture.

Diverse job opportunities

As a one-stop-shop for precision sheet metal fabrication, Wesgar offers rewarding career opportunities in the following areas:

Production Office
  • Design for manufacturability
  • Prototyping
  • Fabrication (cutting, pre-forming, forming, hardware insertion, welding, prepaint operations, finishing)
  • Assembly
  • Machining
  • Quality inspection
  • Inventory and logistics
  • Operations
  • Engineering
  • Customer services
  • Finance and accounting
  • Human resources
  • Health and safety
  • Sales and marketing
  • Quality
  • IT

Production workers…we don’t know what team. Evaluate skills and show them around. And determine best fit.


On the job training…first day, a safety orientation—a few hours. Taken to work centre coordinator. Day to day training—usually short. Assess skills…always post vacancies in house. If employees want to move around, interview them and see if they are suitable—rotate to different departmnet. Offer EAP.

More than minimum wage. Short term and long term disability, dental, for employees and dependents. Cover MSP. We offer benefits. Employee referral program—if an empoyee refer her friend.

No moving shifts…sign contracts to say we can rotate shifts. Some departments can manage it.

Lot of long term employees…start in production and moved up. Very supportive culture. Provide training.

Skills required:

English not a necessity…need basic conversational and written english

Basic computer skills

Previs sheet metal…not a must

Willing to train for the right candidate

On-the-job training and advancement

Whether you join Wesgar as an experienced specialist, or are new to precision sheet metal fabrication, we’ll work with you to develop the high degree of expertise and experience our customers demand. We’ve cultivated a team culture that promotes from within whenever possible and rewards success. We understand that your success is our success, and we’re here to support you.

Diverse opportunities

At Wesgar you’ll enjoy:

  • Interesting and varied work
  • Learning new skills
  • industry leading wages with advancement opportunities;
  • professional, structured and friendly work environment;
  • comprehensive benefits package to include dental, life insurance, extended health and group accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D)*;
  • flexible shifts;
  • full-time, part-time or casual work;
  • progressive vacation package;
  • free uniform & dry cleaning;
  • lone worker safety protection;
  • invaluable work experience;
  • *Benefits proportionate to hours worked.


Commissionaires is changing. Providing superior security to our clients is a challenge we embrace and that means exploring new and innovative methods of delivery. At Commissionaires we are constantly re-examining our strengths and adding new services to build an organization as strong and vital as our heritage.