Aluminum Fabricator


Coastal Craft Welded Aluminum Boats is looking for Aluminum Fabricator/Welders to join the team at their manufacturing location in Gibsons.

Qualified candidates will be proficient in working with Aluminum Plate, Sheet, and Extrusions.

Candidates must:

  • Be able to figure, layout, cut and fit, complex parts and shapes, using blueprints, existing structures and template materials with limited supervision.
  • Have the ability to produce quality welds utilizing push/pull welding machines during fit up and installation of fabricated parts is required.
  • Be proficient in marking, scribing, cutting, bending and installing to close tolerances (+/- 1.5875 MM – 1/16”) is required.
  • Have the ability to take and follow complex write and oral instructions as given by lead or supervisor
  • Have the ability to finish welding work to high standards of appearance using grinder’s, die grinders, routers and other finishing tools to maintain quality
  • Have the ability to inspect completed welds to ensure quality according to established standards

Education and Experience:

  • High school Diploma or Equivalent
  • Minimum one-year experience with various forms of fabrication
  • Minimum one-year boat building
  • Experience with basic hand tools
  • Aluminum Tig welding experience and skills are an asset
  • Proficient with:
    • Grinders – Air Die Grinder, 6” Electric Grinder/Sander
    • Saws – Reciprocating, Circular, Chop, Band, Table
    • Drills – Air, Electric, Hand Drill, Drill Press, Routers
    • Other power tools
    • Use of Power Shear and Press Brake would be an asset.

Physical Demands and Working Environment:

  • Must be able to bend and maneuver in tight places, climb up and down ladders/ramps on a daily basis.
  • Must be able to lift and move objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Work environment is industrial manufacturing and requires work in both indoor and outdoor locations.

Please send your cover letter and resume to Please note only those applicants selected for a shortlist will be contacted.