Shop Assistant - Cutting and Forming

  • Vernon, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

KingFisher Boats, North America’s leading manufacturer of all welded heavy gauge aluminum fishing boats, requires a Shop Assistant for our Center of Excellence in Vernon, BC.

The successful candidate will be assisting the Cutting & Forming department with daily shop activities in a fast paced manufacturing environment. Availability required for day, afternoon and weekend shifts.

Job Description

  • Receive material
  • Kit parts
  • Operate router table
  • Work in conjunction with the primary operator on the Brake Presses to utilize machine time in a cost effective manner
  • Monitor quality and identify defects in product
  • Assist with other shop duties ie. Drilling, sanding, forklift operations etc


This is an entry level position with on the job training. 

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Some manufacturing/shop experience would be an asset
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Able to lift up to 60 lbs
  • Basic to intermediary computer skills
  • Flexible schedule (days, evenings, weekends, overtime when required)

Additional Information

Kingfisher Boats recognizes and embraces the importance of values in our ever-changing workplace. To be successful, all applicants must demonstrate behaviours that are reflective of our values: 

  • Respect for People 
  • Financial Responsibility  
  • Being Accountable 
  • Improving Everyday
  • Community Enrichment 
  • Team Players

We offers a comprehensive compensation package that may include: 

  • competitive salary,
  • msp and extended benefits coverage,
  • profit sharing,
  • retirement saving plans,
  • employee purchase plans, 
  • and education and apprenticeship opportunities.

 We will review all application, however, only those selected for an interview will be called.