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Welder

Etobicoke  |  Full-time (Union)  |  Property and Facilities
Welder
Full-time (Union)
Fleet Services
Etobicoke
Wage: 30.93 per hour, plus Benefits, Pension and many other perks

Woodbine Entertainment is currently looking for a Welder/Fabricator who is customer focused and has a safety mindset.

As a Welder/Fabricator, your main responsibilities will be to weld, fabricate and maintain custom machinery; as well as repair equipment, operate hand tools and maintain a tidy workstation. You will be required to consistently uphold and demonstrate all Woodbine Entertainment Health & Safety rules, standards and practices as designated by Fleet Services Department. You will be accountable to report any special occurrences or discrepancies to your direct manager, Senior Manager Grounds & Fleet Operations.

Our ideal candidate has a strong passion to wow our guests and co-workers, has excellent communication skills and has a friendly and outgoing personality. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and have a desire to learn new things and maximize your potential.

At Woodbine, the opportunities are endless, so come join a company that makes work awesome!


Key Responsibilities

  • Fabricate structures from drawings or sketches
  • Restore damaged steel, cast iron, aluminum components by welding, dissembling, and assembling relative components
  • Maintain inventory of materials onsite used for fabrication
  • Consistently maintain a clean and safe workstation
  • Ability to build and maintain strong customer relations (internal departments, horse people, etc.)
  • Demonstrate a safety conscious mindset and work ethic
  • Able to read shop drawings and use various types of electrodes and metals
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player
  • Organized with superior attention to detail
  • Proven ability to complete repairs and service within established timelines and in immediate/emergency situations
  • Ensure work is carried out in accordance with established company procedures
  • Adhere to company policies and safety procedures
  • Uses appropriate safety equipment while performing work as a condition of employment
  • Willing and able to work flexible hours in support of business and customer schedules

Job Specifications

  • Minimum grade 12 diploma
  • Must have current CWB certification
  • Have a complete personal basic trade tool inventory of good, recognized quality for the trade
  • Minimum 5 years related experience as a Welder/Fabricator
  • A background in the Heavy Equipment and/or Agriculture a strong asset
  • Welding experience with Flux Core, Arc Air, MIG, TIG (aluminum) including the ability to fabricate steel structures from drawings or sketches
  • Able to safely operate hand and power tools
  • General computer skills in Windows and Microsoft Office Suit environment
  • Able to read, write, and converse effectively in English
  • Must have Valid Ontario Driver’s License with a clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs