Fitter Apprentice

Reporting to: Supervisor, Fabrication Shop

Division: Fabrication


Ebco Industries, Ltd. (Ebco) is one of Canada’s largest manufacturing facilities with over 64 years in manufacturing expertise. We deliver world-class quality manufacturing and repair and rebuild services to projects based domestically and worldwide. Our strengths encompass the complete spectrum from heavy metal fabrication, heavy machining, turnkey assembly to light precision machining and fabrication as well as precision sheet metal fabrication. Our customers range from small and/or start-up companies to world class suppliers of OEM capital equipment and machinery. Our headquarters and manufacturing facility is located in Richmond, B.C. Canada.


As a Fitter Apprentice, your role is critical to the reputation that Ebco has built for delivering world-class quality manufacturing. You will be learning about & working on fitting and fabricating to meet customer specifications.


Technical Experience:


· Grade 12 or equivalent

· Actively pursuing a Fitter / Fabricator Trade Certification

· Ability to learn to understand and interpret drawing tolerances and specifications


· Ability to learn how to work with operating manual or semi-automatic flame cutting equipment, and shears

· Ability and interest in learning how to operate rolls & brake-presses, and a CNC burning machine


Main Responsibilities:

  • Working alongside a Fabricator to accomplish the following:
  • Interpreting drawings, welding processes and welding specifications
  • Operating manual and semi-automatic welding equipment
  • Welding to customer specifications with supervision

o Operating welding equipment, oxy-fuel cutting, grinding

o Heat straightening

o Operating and handling overhead cranes and lifting equipment

o Working with Carbon and Stainless Steels and Aluminum


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

· Ability to learn welding procedures and quality control requirements

· Willingness to learn how to read, understand and interpret welding process specifications, welding symbols and blueprints

· Strong critical thinking skills

  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Flexibility with shifts; dependent on workflow and projects
  • Excellent interpersonal relations
  • Initiative and resourcefulness
  • Ability to stand, bend and walk for extended periods as well as lift up to 40-50 lbs

We will provide you with a competitive compensation and benefits package as well as an excellent opportunity to learn and grow in this dynamic environment.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Vision care


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