Welding Supervisor/ Shop Foreman

Whitehorse - Yukon (YT),

Klondike Welding Ltd.

Job Description:

Position: Shop Foreman

Klondike Welding is a locally owned and operated company for over 30 years. We are a CWB certified welding shop under CSA W47.1. Klondike Welding specializes in Structural Steel Fabrication and Erection, fabricating approximately 500T per year. We are currently seeking an experienced Shop Foreman to join our team.

Job Purpose and Duties:
  • Direct Supervisor to shop on-floor personnel and directs the flow of work throughout the shop
  • Provide direction and on-floor leadership with continuous improvements of the production process
  • Coordinate Production Schedule with Management
  • Ensure production quality is being met and safety is being followed during the process
  • Maintains a working knowledge of the status of all current projects
  • Responsible for day to day problem solving on the floor ensuring there are no unnecessary work stoppage or delays
  • Delegate work responsibilities and tasks to on-floor personnel
  • Responsible for disciplinary actions for insubordination of crew members

The Successful
Candidate should have the following Qualifications:
  • Management Experience with a crew of approximately 12-15 personnel
  • Knowledge and Experience in the Welding Industry
  • Knowledge and Experience in a Shop Atmosphere
  • Must be Capable and Knowledgeable of Structural Blueprints
  • CWB Welding Supervisor Certification would be considered an asset
  • Knowledge and Experience with Steel Erection would be considered an asset

Klondike Welding offers competitive wages based on work qualifications and experience. We offer a Monday- Friday 40 hours/week with the possibility of over-time and benefits for self and/or family.

This position will be a 6-month probationary period with subsidized living for the duration of time to make sure you are the right fit of our team.

If you are interested in this position please send through your resume to [email protected] or if you would like more information please contact our office at 867-633-3355 Ext 1 - (Stacey Halkes)

  • only selected personnel will be contacted for interview

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