Posted on November 21, 2020. Region: Winnipeg, MB

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 experienced Welder/Fitters 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.).


• Demonstrate welding & fitting capabilities
• Carry out welding operations, including reading blueprints and weld symbols
• Ability to create product that meets our customer’s expectations
• Position will predominately be welding however there may be times when flexibility to perform other duties will be required

Skills and Qualifications:

• The ideal candidate will have completed welding training at a vocational or technical training facility
• 3-5+ years of MIG welding & fitting experience in a custom metal fabrication environment
• Thorough knowledge of all types of welding procedures, practices and weld symbols
• Proficient at reading blueprints and using metric tape measures
• Safety focused
• Must be organized, proactive and interact in a positive and respectful manner with co-workers
• Must obtain all required C.W.B. tickets within 6 months (various materials & positions). VAW will facilitate the testing
• C.W.B. transferable welding tickets are an asset
• Knowledge of industrial/commercial fans, noise control and HVAC systems are assets
• Knowledge of Lean principles an asset

If you feel you are the ideal candidate that is needed for this role, please send your resume, along with a cover letter and salary expectations in confidence to: hr@vawsystems.com

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 a weld test and interview will be contacted.


Winnipeg, MB

Job type: Full-time

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