Job Title: Shop Labourer

Department: Support Staff

Reports to: Support Staff Supervisor 

Location: Labrador City, NL

Date Created: 11/03/2021

GENERAL SUMMARY

A key member of the Support Staff Team, the Laborer will help with day-to-day activities in the shop; in addition, the incumbent has the responsibility to keep the workshop clean, load and unload material.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

The incumbent’s responsibilities include the following duties:

  • Prepare surfaces for coating by sand or steel shot media blast, sanding, chemical wipe, wire brush and any other means necessary.
  • Apply primers, base coats and sealers within required specs and mil thickness.
  • Properly mix multi-component systems per manufacturers’ specifications.
  • Apply mid and top coats according to manufacturer and job specifications meeting mil thickness requirements.
  • Clean and maintain painting and sandblasting equipment and maintain a clean working environment at all times.
  • Assist with other projects as needed
  • Assist welders, mechanics and shop supervisor in their day-to-day operations.
  • Transport raw materials and finished metal products manually or using hoists or other devices to storage areas or within the worksite
  • May be required to work at heights eg. scaffold/boom lift
  • Help welders, mechanics and shop foreman in their day-to-day operations.
  • Transport raw materials and finished metal products manually or using hoists or other devices to storage areas or within worksite 
  • Assemble and fit metal sections to form complete units or subunits 
  • Prepare finished products to be painted
  • Sort metal sheets and parts, scrap metal and other materials 
  • Assist in loading and unloading equipment 
  • Wear proper safety equipment.  
  • Perform other related tasks as required.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School diploma 
  • Experience in a welding workshop would be an asset  
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Attention to detail is essential
  • Must be conscientious of quality control for finished products, specifically with sheets of metal such as stainless steel, copper, brass, etc.
  • Must have an team spirit to accomplish final goals and work cooperatively with others
  • Must have good common sense 
  • Must be flexible to work on various tasks as required
  • May be required to work in adverse weather conditions. 

 

Please send resumes to [email protected].