Careers at Cambridge Pro Fab

General Labourer

Location: Brantford, Ontario     Posted: Oct 09, 2018     Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Employment Information

  • Permanent, Full Time, Day
  • $14.00 to $16.00 per hour, 41 hours per week, group benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Vision Care Benefits
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible.
  • Work Shift:  Day, Evening


The role of a General Labourer is to assist with the fabrication of our products by performing basic yet important tasks that are essential in keeping production moving in the steel fabrication shop. Duties include operating basic hand tools and assisting machine operators, fitters/welders, shippers/receivers, etc. Housekeeping, grinding, and insulating are key components of this physically demanding job.  


  • Clean up debris, materials and equipment around the worksite (ex. Washrooms, lunchroom and yard when required including sweeping floors, etc.)
  • Remove garbage
  • Move material to racks and Stores
  • Insulate and line units when required
  • Clean/prep of material (ex. Grinding, acid washing)
  • Paint
  • Assist others as necessary
  • Be proactive and accountable for deadlines and job requirements
  • Follow all company and legislation policies and procedures
  • Occasional use of overhead cranes, forklift trucks and equipment (when trained)
  • Lift and carry heavy objects including materials, supplies and equipment
  • Perform work safely and follow policies and procedures
  • Perform any other tasks that he/she or the Manager feels is required to better the company
  • May be required to pass a weld test
  • This role involves primarily work in the shop. The person in this role can spend time outdoors, as steel and other materials and equipment are stored in the yard. The employee can be exposed to all weather conditions. The work is sometimes in tight spaces and requires frequent standing, bending, kneeling and ladder climbing

Tools Required (but not necessary to start):

Tools listed below are required to fulfill the position. Time will be allotted to obtain the full tool requirement.

  • Screw driver set
  • 25' measuring tape
  • Locking tool box
  • Scraper
  • Socket set
  • Adjustable wrench
  • 5" grinder (preferably Makita)
  • Side cutter
  • Hammer
  • Welding helmet

Requested Skills:

  • Reading and Writing
  • Desire and ambition to start a career in welding is considered an asset.

How to Apply

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Please fax: (519) 740-6162

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