Full time
Milton, ON
Stargate has earned the distinct recognition as the “FASTEST GROWING ALUMINUM TRAILER MANUFACTURER IN CANADA”.

We are currently looking for Welders / General Labourers, starting at $21.50/hr

Under the direction of the Foreman, the responsibilities of the Welder / General Laborer position include fitting and joining/tacking, fabricating, and repairing aluminum and other material by applying appropriate welding techniques in accordance with product specifications and production schedules.

  • Operate equipment safely and demonstrate safe work habits
  • Detect faulty operation or defective materials and notify foreman
  • Utilize safety equipment
  • Perform welding duties using a wire welder in flat, vertical or overhead positions
  • Weld aluminum components with welding equipment as specified by layouts, engineering drawings, work orders, or verbal instructions.
  • Work includes set-up, laying out work using jigs/fixtures or hand layouts to fabricate parts and/or rework finished products.
  • Work with fitters or fitters/welders to assist in the fabrication or welding of multi-component parts.
  • Operate hoists, hand power tools, slings, grinders, cutting torch, and other hand tools related to the job needs.
  • Inspect and correct welds as necessary to meet product specifications.
  • Read, understand, and follow job order specifications, engineering drawings, and/or work orders.
  • Willingness to cross-train and perform the work of other job tasks in addition to the primary assigned position.
  • Familiar with a variety of welder concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Ability to understand welding symbols and diagrams, read blueprints, and/or other printed instructional material in the welding of products or parts.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be thoroughly familiar with the set up and operation of welding machine and other equipment such as torches, torch tips, filler rods, flux,   hoses, valves, and gas cylinders.
  • Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Demonstrate willingness to work with others in a team environment.
  •  Positive, willingness to learn and participate in a changing environment to reach a common goal; not to exceed one written warning.
  • Possesses strong attention to detail and ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • High School diploma required.
  • One - Two years welding experience or related field.
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, blueprints, specifications and instructions.
  • Aluminum welding and heavy equipment manufacturing experience a plus.
Perform work standing up in work cell for 8-10 hours per day and up to 5 days a week.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk ; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Lifting devices must be used or help must be requested for anything over 35 pounds.

To apply, please contact your Employment Specialist
Non-registered applicants, please contact your nearest Centre for Skills Employment Services office to find out how to apply:
  • Burlington: 289-962-6155  
  • Oakville: 289-962-1643  
  • Milton: 289-208-3728

Post ID: JD332
Company: Stargate Manufacturing Ltd
Hours: Full time
Wage: $21.50
Status: Permanent
How to apply: jamie.dallan@centreforskills.ca