For more than 50 years Knight Signs has worked closely with Canada’s leading architects, retailers, designers, and institutions, creating way-finding and architectural signage solutions with impact and inspiration. Please visit our website to learn more www.knightsigns.ca

Career opportunity description:

Knight Signs is seeking a dynamic and motivated Junior Fabricator, who is responsible for fabricating the base of all types of signs, including directional and wayfinding, channel letters, electrical, post & panel signs. The ideal candidate should have a desire to learn, ability to multitask and perform under pressure. If you are someone who have strong work ethic, have effective communication skills and looking to broaden your career, please send us your resume outlining your related experience.

Knight Signs is willing to train the right candidates in learning the exciting sign manufacturing industry.

  • Fabricate and assemble structural metal products, such as frameworks or shells for illuminated sign cabinets or pole signs according to work order, verbal instructions and blueprints
  • Develop layout and plan sequence of operations, applying knowledge of mathematics, stock allowances for thickness, machine and welding shrinkage and physical properties of metal
  • Set up and operate fabricating machines. Weld, hammer and grind work piece to cut and bend metal
  • Preheat work pieces using hand torch. Position, align, fit and weld together parts. Design and construct templates and fixtures
  • Locate and mark work piece bending and cutting lines, allowing for stock thickness, machine and welding shrinkage, and other component specifications
  • Lift or move materials and finished products, using cranes, forklifts or trolleys
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Production Manager which are in line with employee’s job qualifications
  • Follow safety systems within the plant, such as wearing safety glasses in the plant and ensure safe operations of all equipment are used
  • Review design and layout of shop drawings or blueprint to understand drawing. Bring any concerns to supervisor
  • Provide feedback to supervisor of any concerns
  • Inspect structure throughout the process for quality assurance and correction
  • Clean and maintain equipment and area to prevent wear on tools and equipment and or accidents

You will bring:

  • Trade Certified or hands-on working knowledge and capability to complete tasks relating to welding
  • Able to read blueprints, shop drawings
  • Communicate and work in a team environment
  • Good eye for detail in the welding, fabrication and assembly process, in order to ensure that our stringent production quality standards
  • Efficiently weld aluminum
  • Understanding of sheet metal layout and weld symbols
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and carry at least 15 feet; ability to stand, squat and stoop for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work independently and to think on your feet to solve issues as they arise
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Clear and concise English language abilities, both written and verbal.
  • Experience with hand-power tools
  • Understanding of metric and imperial measurements

Knight Signs will offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Rewarding and fast-paced projects
  • Opportunity for growth and career development
  • Secure long-term employment with opportunity for advancement
  • Extended Medical Benefit coverage after initial three months

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Knight Signs is an equal opportunity employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From $20.00 per hour

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From $20.00 per hour


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care


COVID-19 considerations:
All employees and visitors must wear a face mask indoors, socially distance and check temperatures; precautions taken for COVID-19.


  • Welding: 1 year (preferred)