Job Locations CA-NB-St. George
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(7/19/2022 8:18 AM)
Job ID
Saltwater Marine Maintenance


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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 has an opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join the Company’s Marine Maintenance Team at our St. George, NB facility.

Cooke is a global seafood company with operations in North America, Europe, and South America. Our company’s success is driven by our dynamic, highly-skilled and innovative management team, supported by dedicated employees who live in coastal communities and contribute to the local area’s economy and sense of community.

The Role

As a result of our robust growth, we are adding a Welder to our team of professionals. Reporting to the Marine Maintenance Shop Supervisor, this position 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
  • Reading, understanding, and following job order specifications or work orders
  • Inspecting equipment to maintain functional equipment and reporting repair requirements to management


You must be comfortable working with fitters or fitters/welders to assist in the fabrication or welding of multi-component parts.


A successful candidate will:

  • Be familiar with a variety of welder concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Be able to understand welding symbols and diagrams, read blueprints, and/or other printed instructional material in the welding of products or parts
  • Be thoroughly familiar with welding equipment such as torches, torch tips, filler rods, flux, hoses, valves, and gas cylinders


The Opportunity

The role description is just one part of the story. This is an opportunity to grow, to work within the parameters of the role but to reach your fullest potential. We are a team that is driven to succeed. We count performance, we reward contribution and we recognize talent.  It is about being at the center of a growing, global leader in seafood and knowing you are part of that growth. The ability to bring your passion for learning, desire for growth and energy for moving your career forward is what we offer. 

The Why

Why Cooke? Simple - because we are a company that rewards initiative, resourcefulness and work ethic. We will champion your growth and provide you with the platform to create your path, your career, and your future. Salary commensurate with experience and includes a competitive health and dental benefit package.


NOTE: The recruiter is reviewing and interviewing eligible applicants for this position as they are received. If you are interested in this posting, you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. 


We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.



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