Wood Shop Technician

  • 8160 Highland Rd, Vernon, BC V1B 3W6, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

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

Hours of work: 

Monday - Thursday 1:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Job Description

  • Cut out floors and miscellaneous parts, using a template, some fabricating required
  • Cover parts with carpet or vinyl
  • Glue and assembly of products from pre-cut parts
  • Carpet interior of boat hulls
  • Any other task to enhance appearance or operation of company

Qualifications

  • Proficiency and technical knowledge with a wide variety of woodworking tools and machines
  • Experience with wood-shop operations and maintenance
  • Ability to read a measuring tape
  • Ability to complete tasks of a physically demanding nature.
  • Excellent inter-personal, organizational and communication skills.
  • First Aid Training is an asset

Working conditions vary, depending on specific job duties. Often, workers have to handle heavy, bulky materials, and they encounter a lot of noise and dust. Workers must often wear earplugs, gloves, respirators and goggles to protect themselves.

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 Player

We offer a comprehensive compensation package that may include: 

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

**KingFisher has received the 2016 Boating Business Employer of Choice Award

We will review all application, however, only those selected for an interview will be called. Please  submit a cover letter and resume.

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