Our Company

Digital Shovel is a 3-year-old tech start-up, focused on manufacturing large scale infrastructure components to support Blockchain centric datacenters. Since our inception, we have strived to create innovative modular datacenters, focusing on new designs and complete vertical integration to drive performance and value for our customers.

For a quick overview of our primary product line, checkout this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qWoPjRiHPz8

We have a strong benefits package (including prescriptions, vision, dental, etc), comfortable indoor work atmosphere, and a great team to work with!

The Position

We are seeking an individual to perform the role of lead working fabricator/supervisor. You will be transitioning from various areas both over seeing, training and performing tasks as required. Additionally, you will be working directly with a very hands-on management team to constantly improve and develop new manufacturing processes and products.

Job Responsibilities

· Oversee and organize the fabrication team

· Champion safe work practices, and monitor team for compliance, reprimand and document violations as required

· Monitoring, tracking and enforcing check-in and time tracking policies

· Fabricating new and complex pieces in various departments, until such time that SOPs are in place for other staff. Specific tasks will include (but not limited to):

o Welding (Mig & Tig on thin mild steel, stainless and aluminum)

o Large batch material prep in automated saw

o Forming with Brake Press and dialing in bend parameters

o Drilling, tapping, reaming etc

o Punch Press Operation

· Setting up and checking calibration of brake press

· Working on prototype and custom pieces with the design and engineer team

· Design, fabricate and test various jigs

· Assist with general production in departments that are falling behind as required

· Monitoring consumable and tool inventory, and ordering as necessary

· Interacting with consumable vendors to procure items (discs, welding tips, dies, etc)

· If required (hopefully not) completing workplace incident reports, and WSIB reports

Qualifications and Skills

· 5+ years brake press experience, and strong understanding of brake press setup, and accuracy tuning (both modern and older style units)

· High level of familiarity welding thin gauge mild steel and aluminum (14-20 ga)

· 2+ years experience operating a CNC Bandsaw (Preferably with a Hyd Mech)

· 5+ years experience with Ironworker style punch press

· Basic familiarity and experience with CNC Plasma Cutter

· Ability to read and follow drawings

· Weld inspection and instruction skills

· Experience with Fanuc Welding robot would be an asset (though not required)

· Intermediate phone, email and spreadsheet skills

· Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

· Strong understanding of safety regulations and requirements, WSIB protocols and procedures

We are hiring for this position immediately, and we are only interviewing candidates who are in the province and can come for an in-person interview.

There is a skills test attached to the posting. Please fill it out as part of the application process.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $55,000.00-$62,500.00 per month


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care



  • automatic horizontal bandsaw: 3 years (Preferred)
  • training and supervising: 3 years (Required)
  • Powder coating: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Brake Press Operation: 5 years (Required)
  • Welding: 5 years (Required)
  • punch press: 1 year (Required)
  • Metal Fabrication: 5 years (Required)
  • Brake Press Setup: 3 years (Required)

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