Job summary: We have an exciting direct hire opportunity for a full-time welding shop foreman with Specialty Machine and Fabrication in Sarnia.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Training all employees on the use of machinery within the shop
  • Leading by example as a working foreman with outstanding welding skills
  • Overseeing orientation for new employees
  • Managing a team of approximately 40 people
  • Managing day to day activities within the shop
  • Ensuring that all required PPE is always worn while on the job site
  • Ensuring all work is verified for conformance to specifications

Location: Sarnia, ON

Position type: Direct hire

Pay: $33.00-$38.00/hour

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 7:00am-3:00pm


  • Expert experience with pressure vessel welding, carbon steel, stainless steel, nickel alloys, alloy 400, and brass
  • Experience with fork trucks and twenty-five ton overhead cranes
  • Knowledge to lay out, fit, and weld carbon steel and alloy components to assemble pressure vessels, heat exchangers, and other fabrications
  • Ability to read blueprints and knowledge of welding and metallurgy

Ways to apply:

  • Call our office at (519) 336-7962
  • Apply via Indeed
  • Complete an online application at http://apply.expresspros.com

Benefits available to Express associates:

  • Medical benefits
  • Referral bonuses
  • Reward programs
  • Career training and development resources
  • Scholarship program
  • National retailer discounts

About Express Employment Professionals:

Founded in 1983, Express today employs more than 550,000 people across over 800 franchise locations worldwide. Our long-term goal of putting a million people to work is at the heart of our company’s vision: to help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people. The Sarnia Express Employment Professionals franchise began operation in 2006 and serves Sarnia-Lambton and surrounding areas with temporary staffing, contract workers, and direct hire placement in a variety of fields, including professional, skilled trades, office services, and light industrial. Our ISO certified office has grown steadily, placing more than 6,000 people with local businesses at no cost to job seekers. Express is proud to be a Certified Military Friendly Employer through Canada Company and to have received ClearlyRated’s 2020 Best of Staffing Client and Talent awards based on the satisfaction of our clients and associates.

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For a complete listing of all open positions, visit www.expresspros.com/sarniaon/job-openings.aspx

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $33.00-$38.00 per hour