Kent Metal Products Ltd. is a local manufacturer of custom metal products that has been in business for over 50 years. Through our division, Advantage Bike Racks & Lockers, we are one of the leading manufacturers and installers of metal storage lockers, bike lockers, bike racks and security partition for the new and retrofit condo and apartment development industry.
Currently we are seeking a full-time Production Worker / Machine Operator to be based in our South Vancouver, BC facility. Working independently, the successful candidate will operate a number of different industrial machines to produce various parts to be packaged into “kits” for our welders to fabricate finished items.
Hours are from 7:30am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday.
Responsibilities and Duties:
- working independently, the candidate will learn to operate Hydraulic Shears, Punch Press, Brake Press, Iron Worker, Cold Cut Saw and Horizontal Band Saw to shear, cut, punch, notch and form sheet metal and bar stock
- pre-production preparation of required parts
- assembly and production of product kits using parts that you prepare
- neatness and cleanliness of your work areas
- Other general duties as directed by management personnel
- Must be attentive to detail to ensure accuracy of work assignments.
- Must have a good work ethic and a willingness to learn and work well with others.
- Ideal candidate should have at least some experience working with equipment and tools in a metal fabrication environment or have taken a related technical course.
- Should not have any lifting restrictions as some lifting of up to 50 lbs.
- Forklift, First Aid, Welding experience and Class 5 Drivers License an asset.
Kent Metal provides an exceptional environment, both to work in and progress. In-house training and a competitive salary based on skills & experiences.
Our location is a short walk from public transit.
Salary: $18.00 to $22.00 /hour commensurate with experience and skills.
We thank all candidates for their applications, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $18.00-$22.00 per hour
- 8 hour shift
- Monday to Friday
- Metal Fabrication: 1 year (Preferred)