Production Welders (GMAW)

Northside Industries Inc. (NSI)

West Kelowna, BC

Opportunities for Welders of ALL levels to Join our Growing Team

Competitive Wage + Retention Bonus of $500 + Shift Premium + Much More

Whether you are looking to start your welding career or have extensive experience and are looking for a change, we’ve got roles for you!

Northside Industries, an industry leader in the manufacturing and assembly of a variety of steel and aluminum fabrications for the Oil and Gas, Forestry, Heavy Duty Truck, and Mining sectors, is looking for multiple permanent, full-time welders to join our team in West Kelowna, BC.

Northside Industries has been serving their customers a wide variety of products for over 50 years, providing only the highest level of workmanship and service to exceed customers’ expecatations. Northside Industries has an industry-leading mentality of training and developing our coworkers, allowing us to grow our team members, and frequently promote within our company.


  • Competitive wages reviewed after completion of probationary period and annually.
  • Steady full-time employment.
  • Significant training, certification and growth opportunities in Welding.
  • Dental.
  • Employee Share Purchase Program.
  • Extended Healthcare.
  • On site parking.
  • Overtime pay.
  • RRSP matching.
  • Annual Safety allowance.
  • Initial safety loan forgivable after probation.
  • Signing bonus (limited time offer).
  • Afternoon and Evening Shift premiums.
  • Training and development opportunities.
  • Weekends off.
  • And much more.


  • GMAW Welding of a variety of steel products in a safe and efficient manner
  • Following both customer and internal prints to ensure parts meet quality expectations
  • Welder setup for differing material thicknesses and weld-callouts
  • Safe and efficient use of supportive tools such as grinders, jigs/fixtures etc.
  • Interpret weld prints to ensure parts meet all dimensional requirements


  • Minimum of 1 year experience carrying out GMAW welding on a production line is preferred
  • Proven skills to interpret and understand technical drawings including tolerances
  • Experience using hand tools.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to think critically and problem solve.
  • Ability to work in a safe, responsible, and efficient manner.
  • High attention to detail
  • Proven team player
  • Strong work ethic
  • Familiar with testing and measuring equipment.
  • Level C certification is an asset. Current CWB tickets are an asset.

NSI holds quality and welding certification through ISO 9001:2015 and CWB respectively.

How to Apply:

Please apply through Indeed.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $22.00-$29.00 per hour


  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • RRSP match


Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay
  • Retention bonus

Application question(s):

  • What do you look for in an employer?
  • Why are you leaving your current employer?
  • If offered a position, how soon would you be able to start?
  • What is your wage expectations for this position (numerical answer required)?


  • interpreting and understanding technical drawing: 1 year (preferred)
  • GMAW Welding: 1 year (preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Night Shift (preferred)
  • Day Shift (preferred)