General Labourer (Wood Shop Technician)

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

Company Description

KingFisher is the fastest growing designer, builder and marketer of welded heavy-gauge sportfishing boats in North America. We build and distribute 35 models in 5 series: Offshore, Coastal, Sport, Multi-Species and River Jet through an extensive global dealer network from California to Alaska to Eastern Europe.

Our Purpose: 

Enriching peoples’ lives while spending time on the water

What We Value:

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 offer a comprehensive compensation package that may include: 

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

KingFisher has received the award for Canada's Best Managed Company and the Employer of Choice award from Boating Business.

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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


  • On the job training
  • 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

Working Conditions

  • Shift work for day, evening and weekends.
  • Regular periods during which there is continuous physical effort is required, e.g., walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting material or equipment, some of which may be heavy or awkward. 
  • Exposure to factors such as temperature variations/extremes, fumes, moving machinery, humidity, toxic materials which may cause periods of discomfort. 
  • Frequent need to give concentrated attention, either hearing or seeing to work being performed. 
  • Noticeable pressure from deadlines, production quotas, accuracy or similar demands exists. 

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

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