Sheet Metal Worker (Assembler)

Our History:

VAW Systems Ltd. is an international leader in the design and manufacturing of noise control and filtration equipment for fans and gas turbine engines. We have over a 40+ year history of building high quality products for customers around the world.

VAW is pleased to offer its employees competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits plan including health, dental and vision coverage and employer paid premiums. We also provide a company matched RRSP program, Employee Assistance Program, on the job training and potential for continuous long term employment and advancement within our organization.

Your Opportunity:

VAW continues to grow and is looking for Sheet Metal Assemblers to join our fast paced, safety focused, custom manufacturing facility. We have openings on our Monday to Friday Day Shift (7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) and Evening Shift (4:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.).


• Read engineering drawings, sketches and work specifications to be performed, and lay out, measure and mark sheet metal according to drawings or templates
• Operate machines such as shears, brakes, punches, and drill presses, to cut, bend, punch, drill, shape or straighten sheet metal
• Fit and join sheet metal parts using riveting, or tack welding to fabricate products
• Grind and buff seams, joints and rough surfaces
• Inspect product quality and installation to ensure conformance to specifications
• Install and use rigging and hoisting equipment

Skills and Qualifications:

• Experience working in a metal fabrication manufacturing environment is a requirement
• Ability to interpret drawings and sketches
• Knowledge of/experience in MIG/spot welding
• Ability to safely operate roll forming equipment, overhead crane and forklift
• Ability to safely use hand and power tools, including a metric tape measure
• Safety focused
• Possess the skills and abilities to consistently produce high quality products and ensure quality control is maintained to the established standards
• Must be organized, flexible, proactive and interact in a positive and respectful manner with co-workers
• Knowledge of industrial/commercial fans, noise control and HVAC systems are assets
• Knowledge of Lean principles an asset


• Dental Care
• Extended Health Care
• Vision Care
• Disability Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Program
• On-Site Parking
• RRSP Match
• Overtime Pay

Wage: Up to $24.75 per hour

If you feel you are the ideal candidate that is needed for this role, please send your resume and shift preference in confidence to:

We appreciate your interest in VAW Systems, however only candidates who are already eligible to work in Manitoba will be considered. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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