Welder TIG/MIG

As the largest producer of high-mix, low-volume custom precision sheet metal products in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest, Wesgar has a reputation for delivering an unparalleled service experience to every client.

At Wesgar, we believe our employees are the key component to producing quality products which in turn allows us to offer our customers with complete solutions.

An opportunity to join our growing team has become available and we are currently seeking an TIG/MIG Welder.

Duties

  • Production welding of precision sheet metal parts as directed by the coordinator and perform tasks as per the department processes
  • Precision welding of metal parts using Tig or Mig welding machines and techniques Set up and operate welding machines correctly
  • Identify machine issues and either fix or report them

Qualifications + Experience

  • Capable of Tig and Mig welding – 18 gauge
  • Strong skills and knowledge of tolerances, measuring, use of equipment (calipers, tape measure)
  • Good blueprint reading skills, able to follow instructions and mechanical drawings
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs
  • At least 1 year proven Tig and Mig welding experience, in a precision sheet metal environment is essential
  • Previous experience in welding steel, aluminum and stainless steel
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada

Skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Able to follow work instructions
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs

Job Type

Full time, permanent—shift work required

Location

Port Coquitlam, British Columbia

About Wesgar

Wesgar is the largest producer of high-mix, low-volume custom precision sheet metal products in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. Our team of over 210 fabrication specialists, engineers, metal technologists, and quality control professionals serve our customers across North America.

Wesgar provides employees with competitive wages and career advancement opportunities, an excellent working environment, great benefits, profit sharing, employee recognition programs, and more.