Clipper Canoes - Apprentice Fiberglasser/Laminator

Do you want to have a hand in building Western Canada's most iconic canoes? We are looking for an experienced laminator to work in our fibreglass shop where we build canoes and occasionally other laminated products.

Our business has been in operation since 1978 and we represent the leading edge of our chosen field. We have a strong team of individuals focused on meeting the needs of our clients. If you think you have what it takes to fill this position send your resume by mail to Box 115 Abbotsford, B.C. V2T 6Z5 or fax to 604-852-6933 or via westerncanoe@telus.net

Job requirements:

    • Knowledge of composite laminations – fiberglass, Kevlar is an asset
    • Knowledge in working with: basalt, carbon, and or innegra is an asset but not necessary
    • Ability to work independently and problem solve
    • Able to work as part of a team
    • Be adaptable and able to multi task

Other requirements:

    • Have reliable transportation to work
    • Be punctual
    • Be tidy and clean up after yourself
    • Be willing to learn new skills
    • Be organized and paying attention to detail

Job will include:

    • Waxing molds
    • Cutting material
    • Hand laminating product

Remuneration: $15 - $25 per hour based on experience

Perks: Health/Dental benefits after 3 months