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Welders & Fabricators

Reference ID: 85595

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Abbotsford, BC
Calgary, AB
Vancouver, BC
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Full Time
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Construction, Mining and Trades
Manufacturing and Production

About Newlands Systems

With over 30 years of industry experience, Newlands Systems has established itself as the premiere North American custom manufacturer of brewing equipment. 

Newlands Systems has the brewing experience, engineering and technical background, and skilled craftsmanship to build your custom stainless steel brewery. Newlands designs breweries from the brew master’s perspective, through all steps from  brewery design, to custom fabrication, to onsite installation, and training.

With an unparalleled commitment to excellence in quality, customer service, and innovation, we consider our people to be our most valuable asset. With two modern and ASME and ISO certified facilities in Abbotsford, we aim to train, develop and motivate our team to succeed and build challenging, rewarding and successful careers with us.  

About the Role

Newlands Systems is growing fast and has multiple vacancies for Welders/Fabricators to join the team in Abbotsford, BC. Specifically, we are seeking individuals to work the afternoon shift (10-hour shift starting at 2:30pm, Monday to Thursday with the opportunity for overtime on Fridays). Day shifts may be available in the future.

Working in a custom shop environment, so you will be responsible for operating TIG or GTAW welding equipment to weld ferrous and non-ferrous metals, as well as fabricate and assemble structural metal products in accordance with job orders, verbal instructions, and blueprints.

In this role, you will be working on brewery and winery fermenters, tanks, brew kettles, tuns, process piping and other accessories- so your ability to work with light gauge tubing and process piping is essential. Those from the food industry or a brewery/winery equipment manufacturing environment strongly encouraged to apply.

Your primary responsibilities include: 

  • Operating manual or semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments using processes such as gas tungsten arc (TIG or GTAW), gas metal arc (MIG or GMAW) 
  • Studying engineering drawings and blueprints to determine the required materials and plan the sequence of tasks to cut metal most efficiently, as well as identifying specific customer requirements 
  • Inspecting materials for quality and conformance prior to usage and correct any inconsistencies
  • Adhering to all quality control/assurance procedures 
  • Keeping tools and work area clean and tidy
The successful candidates will ideally be Red Seal or Journeyman Welders or Fabricators with at least four years of stainless steel experience, however an equivalent combination of experience will be considered. However, you must have the ability to TIG WELD Stainless Steel in a timely manner and to a high standard. 

About the Benefits

We offer an hourly rate of $22-$35, depending on your qualifications and experience. You will also receive the following benefits after a 3-month probationary period: 
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Company matched RRSP
  • Death, Disability and Life Insurance
  • Performance-based incentives/bonus
  • Opportunities for training and professional development
Don't miss this opportunity to join a team and company that prides itself on a clean, high-quality finish, and great working environment. If you share this passion, we would love to hear from you! Apply today at

Posted: November 13, 2017
Closes:January 12, 2018