Our mission is simple: To enrich the lives of our partners. Zelus is committed to providing our customers with the highest quality products and services available today, and we believe that commitment begins with hiring the best people.

As a member of the manufacturing team and as a new Zelus family member, you will join a diverse, dynamic group of highly motivated individuals that bring with them a wide array of talents, skills and backgrounds.

The Welder (afternoon shift) will perform various tasks and interact with fellow welders in the shop while reporting to the Production Manager.


  • Inspect incoming material
  • Finish welding of assigned parts as per the drawings supplied for the specific part
  • Repair any deficiencies found during the inspection
  • Welding must be completed in accordance with applicable standards and procedures
  • Ensure part is complete and ready for the next step in the production process
  • Guiding and liaising with other employees in their area
  • Ensure work area is kept clean and clear of hazards (ie: Wiping down equipment)
  • Ensure correct information is recorded in the time and attendance system
  • Ensure production information is recorded in the in process quality system
  • Ensure all work is performed in a safe manner
  • Proper use of shop supplies
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Uses or operates equipment in a safe manner
  • Reports defects in equipment
  • Works in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and it regulations
  • Reports any known workplace hazards or contraventions of the Occupational Health and Safety Act to their supervisor or employer
  • Is aware of their rights under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, including the right to refuse unsafe work and the right to know about any potential hazards to which they may be exposed in the
  • Execute all the weld procedures required in the welding area, including the necessary preparation, such as grinding or arc air
  • Understand welding procedures and practices including welding symbols
  • Understand and perform proper fit up techniques
  • Grind and clean using grind discs and wire wheels
  • Be able to perform basic visual weld inspections appearance, fusion, penetration,
  • Reading and interpreting drawings
  • Understand material characteristics and requirements (i.e.: thickness, width, sweep and camber tolerances)
  • Operation and limitation of all machinery and equipment in area
  • Material handling techniques (use of cranes, slings, etc)


  • Secondary school diploma or high school equivalent as a minimum;
  • Welders certificate or ticket
  • Maintain a level of education necessary to keep pace with new manufacturing technology and company requirements.


  • Competitive wages
  • Shift-Premium per hour for afternoons
  • Friday’s Off (Monday – Thursday 10hr shifts)
  • Comprehensive benefits package including a health spending account
  • RRSP/DPSP Plan
  • Company BBQ’s, Social Events
  • Family, friendly environment

Zelus Material Handling provides accommodation to job applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. If a job applicant requires an accommodation during the application process or through the selection process, the hiring manager and human resources will work with the applicant to meet the job applicant’s accommodation needs.