Metal Fabricator (Fitter)

Niik Steel Inc., Nanaimo, BC
$23.00 - $36.00 / Hourly

Job Description

Niik Steel ( is a dynamic and growing steel fabricator delivering design, fabrication, and installation services. Our company is growing and is hiring an experienced Metal Fabriactor (Fitter) to join our team. The ideal candidate will have their Metal Fabricator Trade Certification, and their Metal Fabricator (Fitter) Red Seal Certificate.

The position will be based in the Nanaimo Area, BC. Key responsibilities for this position include: 

  1.  Interpreting engineering drawings and others' instructions to plan methods and sequences of operation, 
  2. Laying out reference points and patterns
  3. Planning the sequence of tasks to cut metal most efficiently
  4. Studying engineering drawings and blueprints to determine material requirements
  5. Assembling and fitting plates & sections to form structures
  6. Welding or bolting sections together
  7. Constructing patterns and templates
  8. Seting up and operating heavy-duty metal-working machines
  9. Rigging, hoisting and moving materials to storage areas or within worksite.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications include:

Certificates & Training

  • Metal Fabricator Trade Certification
  • Metal Fabricator (Fitter) Red Seal Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • Forklift Operator Certification
  • Marine Service Technician Trade Certification
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Brakes and presses
  • Cutting torches
  • Drills
  • Grinder
  • Shears
  • Use computer numerical control (CNC) machines
  • AutoCAD
  • Saws

Welding techniques

  • ARC spot
  • Flux core arc welding (FCAW)
  • Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)

Details Apply Now

Date Posted: 06/20/2024
Start Date: Ongoing
Classification: Exempt
Level: Mid-Level
Job Type: Full-time
Wage: Hourly
Wage From: $23.00
Wage To: $36.00
Preferred Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
Number of Employees: 4

Niik Steel Inc.
Job Postings 4
Company Website:
Company Phone Number: 250-591-7400
This Company is part of the following Regional Construction Associations: