We Are Hiring

Varsteel Kelowna Brake Operator

How to Apply: 

Applicants may apply through www.varsteel.ca/employment

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent 

Salary: $32.38/hr with benefits after 3 month probation as per Union contract 

Language: English 

Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible 

Minimum Education: High School 

Positions Available: 1

Job Location(s) 

Kelowna, British Columbia


Job Description 

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): 

Not required


Minimum 3 years



Work Setting: 

Structural steel fabrication company, Platework manufacturing company, Heavy machinery manufacturing company (Brake and Plasma Operations)

Weight Handling: 

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills: 

Read specifications or follow verbal instructions, Lay out, set up and operate one or more light or heavy metalworking machines, Check products for correct shapes, dimensions and other specifications, Troubleshoot, perform corrective action or minor repairs, Select and transport material to work area manually or using crane or hoist, Document work completed, Clean and lubricate equipment, Replace parts as required, Regular machine maintenance, machinery operations (combi-lift, cranes, forklift)

Own Tools/Equipment: 

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: 

Fast-paced environment, Repetitive tasks, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail

Transportation/Travel Information: 

Own transportation, Valid driver's licence

Essential Skills: 

Strong math skills, Reading text, Document use, Numeracy, Writing, Communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing, Computer use, Works well with others

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