Job description

The opportunity:

We are seeking an experienced and ticketed Welder. Joining our growing team means rolling up your sleeves and getting the job done amongst a diverse group of professionals, with a genuine dedication to quality, performance & growth.

As a Welder you would:

  • Perform welding work on heavy duty civil equipment such as trucks, excavators, screening plants, metal bins etc…
  • Work with wire fed and stick welders
  • Read and interpret blueprints or welding process specifications
  • Troubleshoot production problems and take preventative or corrective action
  • Fabricate as required
  • Maintain a clean, orderly, and safe work environment

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Journeyperson (certified)
  • British Columbia – Red Seal & Welder “A” Ticket or Specialty Metals
  • Or equivalent if from other provinces
  • Valid class 5 Driver’s License
  • 3-5 years experience with welding and fabricating
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Compensation for this position will be based on experience. This position may be required to work some shift work; days and afternoons.

Who we are:

Milner Group is a family run business that has been serving Vancouver Island for nearly fifty years. We started out with one gravel pit and one truck to serve our clients, we gradually expanded into civil contracting, and continued to grow from there. We now are proud to offer residential and commercial development, general excavation, municipal road building, highways infrastructure, logging, and wood waste recycling. Milner group continues to provide services such as trucking, gravel quarrying, demolition, and hazardous materials abatement, hauling, and disposal services for residential and commercial waste to a diverse range of clients in the Mid-Island area. Milner Group is a small company with big goals, a hard-working team, and a lot of equipment. Our team is passionate about our work and committed to our clients —no project is too big or small for Milner Group!


What We Offer:

Milner Group offers compensation above industry average and a comprehensive benefit plan. We offer a friendly and respectful work environment in which to grow and develop within our company.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Additional pay:


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Vision care


  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Nanaimo, BC: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Welding: 1 year (preferred)


  • Red Seal – Welder certification (required)