Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd., a division of Cooke Aquaculture Inc., a dynamic and growing east coast family company, with Platinum Member status in the Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program, is offering a unique opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join the Company’s team as a Welder based out of our St. George, NB facility.
Founded in 1985, Cooke Aquaculture Inc. has grown from a small family business to the world’s largest independent, fully-integrated producer of Atlantic salmon and related products. The company remains family owned and based in Blacks Harbour, NB, with operations throughout Atlantic Canada, Maine, Chile, Spain and Scotland. Cooke Aquaculture is committed to responsible and sustainable seafood production and the delivery of high quality products through a number of brands and sales offices throughout Canada, the US and internationally. The company is also a proud partner and supporter of a variety of community-based organizations and events.
The successful candidate will be responsible for welding steel components with welding equipment as specified by layouts, blue prints, engineering drawings, work orders, or verbal instructions; operating hand power tools, grinders, cutting torch, and other hand tools related to the jobs needs; inspecting and correcting welds as necessary to meet product specifications; read, understand, and follow job order specifications, or work orders. Work with fitters or fitters/welders to assist in the fabrication or welding of multi-component parts. Inspect equipment to maintain functional equipment if any equipment needs repairs notify supervisor/lead or maintenance department.
The ideal candidate with be familiar with a variety of welder concepts, practices, and procedures; Ability to understand welding symbols and diagrams, read blueprints, and/or other printed instructional material in the welding of products or parts. Must be thoroughly familiar with welding equipment such as torches, torch tips, filler rods, flux, hoses, valves, and gas cylinders.
Salary commensurate with experience which includes a competitive health and dental benefit package.
If you have a willingness to work with others in a team environment in a changing environment to reach a common goal please forward your resume, in confidence.
We appreciate all resumes; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.