· United Engineering, Sidney, British Columbia
Employment Type 050 - Hourly, Union: Full Time




Employment Type: Full Time – Union
Business Unit: United Engineering
Location: Victoria, British Columbia
Reporting to: Operations Manager

Hours of Work: Up to 40 hours/week

Wage Rate: $22.07/hour

Work Setting: Manufacture

Number of Vacancies: 1

United Engineering Ltd. (a Ralmax Group Company) has an immediate opening for a full-time entry level Labourer at our steel fabrication plant in Sidney, British Columbia with a flexible work schedule – day or afternoon shifts range from Monday - Friday/ Tuesday - Saturday. Under general supervision performs unskilled and semi-skilled work in the steel fabrication industry; and performs related duties as required. Receives on-the-job training and in a reasonable length of time needs less supervision. We offer competitive wages and benefits package, professional development, and a dynamic company culture.


The Labourer is responsible for, although not limited to:

  • Performs general maintenance on equipment
  • Adds and maintains coolant to machine reservoirs
  • Maintains and checks coolant levels to all department machines
  • Cleans around work areas
  • Delivers parts and or materials to work areas as required
  • Performs other tasks as directed by management
  • Adhering and comprehension of prescribed safety procedures pertaining to both federal/provincial rules and regulations.
  • Assemble temporary equipment and containments on structures
  • Operation of hand and power tools and willingness to learn how to operate various types of equipment and machinery.
  • Ability to operate overhead cranes
  • Cleaning & fueling of shop service vehicles
  • Assist trades people with their tasks when required
  • Prime paint completed steel components prior to shipment to site or customer pickup
  • Empty scrap bins and refuse containers
  • Perform moderately heavy physical labor under all types of outdoor weather conditions.
  • Follow oral and written instructions; record and maintain accurate records.
  • Learn and follow safety rules; learn to operate a forklift.


Education and Experience

  • Valid class 5 BC drivers' license.
  • Ability to pass screen testing/security clearance.
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada.
  • Knowledge and understanding of OHS, WCB regulations and legislation.
  • Physically fit and capable of lifting/carrying up to 80lbs.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Ability to work well with others and independently
  • Ability to maintain a reliable and positive team attitude
  • Willingness to learn various types of equipment and machinery
  • Strong work ethic and the willingness to show up and learn


Work Conditions:


  • Physical ability to lift up at least 50lbs
  • Travel to off-site locations may be required
  • Safety equipment will be required, e.g. steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses/goggles, etc.
  • Overtime as required
  • Hazards associated with the trade
  • Work both indoors and outdoors

Application Process


We welcome applications from all backgrounds and cultures to join our team (including self-identifying Indigenous, status, non-status, Metis, and Inuit and non-Indigenous cultures). If you have any questions regarding this position or applying for the position, please reach out and email us at: We want to support all applicants during this process. We encourage all indigenous candidates to self identify during the application process.    


Submission Deadline: Open until filled


Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


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    • Location
      United Engineering, Sidney, British Columbia
    • Employment Type
      050 - Hourly, Union: Full Time