Lantic is currently recruiting for the position of Welder located at its Vancouver sugar refinery. The position reports to the Maintenance Superintendent. The successful candidate will work as part of our Maintenance Team.
This full-time permanent position is covered by a union collective agreement that pays $41.35/hour with a comprehensive benefit package that includes dental and vision care. Benefit package also includes boot and tool allowance. A pre-employment medical and drug screen is required. Working conditions are consistent with manufacturing from the raw state to the final product.
Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Fitting and welding pipes, vessels, boilers as well welding all ferrous and non-ferrous materials
Scoping jobs and making material order lists
Ability to perform minor plant pipe fitting jobs
Hold a BC or Interprovincial TQ (Red Seal) Other mechanical or electrical BC or Interprovincial TQs (Red Seal) would be considered assets
Proficiency in SMAW, GMAW, GTAW and PWP 7 welding procedures in stainless steel and carbon steel
Industrial Maintenance experience
Strong analytical/troubleshooting/decision making skills
Knowledge of W.H.M.I.S., TDG and OH&S regulations
Ability to work and communicate in a team environment
Good interpersonal skills
Previous experience in a food processing/manufacturing environment is preferred