Calian is a Canadian-based, publicly traded company that prides itself in its international reputation for excellence and long-standing history of continual growth. This opportunity is within the Advanced Technologies (AT) division, based out of our research location in the north industrial area of Saskatoon, called Calian Composites (formerly SED Research Inc). Calian Composites is an offshoot of Calian Advanced Technologies, focusing on the fabrication and use of advanced composites for satcom and other industries.

Recently, Calian has developed carbon fiber composite antennas for the next wave of high bandwidth internet-over-satellite. To continue the endeavor into cutting edge manufacturing technologies, we are looking for individuals who share our passion for new and innovative ideas.

To learn more about who we are visit our website and explore the Advanced Technologies section – www.calian.com.


Calian Composites is looking for a team player that thrives in a hands-on environment to join our team as a Fabricator 2 to build innovative composite products. You will have the ability to be apart of creating a positive team experience by working with your team to assist with training and mentoring. As a Fabricator 2 you will be responsible for assisting with producing high quality products by ensuring accurate measurements, meeting product specifications, and maintaining safety every step of the way. You will make an impact by producing integrated composite parts that come to life to solve a technical problem.


Fabrication of small and large composite parts

Trimming and finishing work on parts

Working with your team by assisting with training and mentoring

Bonding of composite structures

Final packaging & shipment

Assist in the integration of these subassemblies into larger, more complex systems

Quality inspections, aiding with laser metrology, and applying protective coatings with our in-house spray booth are tasks available to those who are willing to acquire the essential techniques


A strong desire to learn new skills and working with your hands

A positive attitude and inquisitive mind, with a keen eye for detail

No prior experience in composite manufacturing required

Leadership, training, and mentoring experience considered an asset

Previous experience in manufacturing or carpentry experience considered an asset

Why Work for Calian?

A collaborative, team-oriented work environment that promotes learning, collaboration, and skill improvement

Annual salary and performance reviews, with regular one-on-one sessions to support career development

Robust company-paid benefit and pension plan with the option to buy company stocks

Opportunity to make an impact by supporting work and projects that people depend on daily

Flexible work environment and a culture that supports work and life balance

The ability to meet the requirements outlined in the Canadian Controlled Goods Program is mandatory.

Thank you for your interest in Calian!