Welder – Fitter / Welder – Cambridge, ON

Morning Shift – Monday-Friday – 7am-3:20pm

Afternoon Shift – Monday-Thursday – 3pm-1:30am

$2.00/hour shift premium applies!

Tigercat is a privately owned, innovative, state-of-the-art, growing, Canadian company that designs, manufactures and assembles premium quality, purpose-built forestry equipment for felling, transporting, processing, and loading tree-length and cut-to-length timber. We are growing rapidly, with 1800+ employees across 11 plants in southwestern Ontario.

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Job Description

Assist in the set-up of materials as necessary to complete production requirements

Gather required tools, equipment and materials in work area. Hand carts, forklift or crane may be required to maneuver tools, equipment and materials

Use hand, air, and power tools, cutting torch, plasma cutters and welding machines

Select and install torches, torch tips, filler rods, and flux, according to welding chart specifications or types and thicknesses of metals

Read and interpret shop drawings and blueprints

Connect and turn regulator valves to activate and adjust gas flow and pressure so that desired flames are obtained

Weld materials to complete assembly, ensuring quality through specified dimensions

Ensure that all welds are complete and of good quality

Examine work pieces for defects and conformance with specifications

Skills & Experience

Expertise experience in assembly, fabrication and welding

Read and interpret welding blueprints, drawings specifications, manuals and processes, operating policies, procedures and instructions

Effective problem solving skills with the ability to make sound decisions

Good level of manual dexterity and hand / eye coordination

Ability to bend, crouch, and kneel as well as the ability to reach below, at and above shoulder height to repair and fabricate

Effective problem solving skills with the ability to make sound decisions

Knowledge of LEAN Manufacturing practices

Positive attitude through effective and friendly communication

What We Can Offer You

Progressive health and safety program

Family oriented company

Interesting and challenging work and projects

Opportunity to see and be involved with our products from start to finish

Competitive Wages and Profit Sharing

RRSP Matching Program

Skills development and training reimbursement

Company paid healthcare benefits and Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP)

Tigercat Industries Inc. strives to create a respectful, accessible and inclusive work environment. Upon individual request, hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection processes, please contact Human Resources for assistance.