Infusion Technician- Permanent, Fulltime

Meteghan River, NS

A.F. Theriault & Son Ltd

Posting last updated:

May 31, 2022


An Infusion Technician laminates layers of fiberglass on molds to form hulls, hatches, and components. They also perform routine physical labor; moving materials, tools, and/or equipment; cleaning equipment, vehicles, machinery, and work areas; operating various types of tools, such as pneumatic, electric, and hand; brush roll or hand brush painting. Also, carry out additional duties according to the supervisor's directions.

Duties & Responsibilities

- Manufacturing of boats and composite components with hi-tech closed moulded resin infusion technology.
- Subassembly of vessels and composite components to high-quality fit and finish standards.
- Apply layers of plastic resin to mold surfaces prior to placement of fiberglass mats, repeating layers until products have the desired thicknesses.
- Select precut fiberglass mats, cloth, and wood-bracing materials as required by projects being assembled.
- Repair or modify damaged or defective glass-fiber parts, checking thicknesses, densities, and contours to ensure a close fit after repair.
- Will be exposed to environmental elements as work is conducted inside and outside throughout the year.

Skills & Qualifications

- Previous shipyard/marine experience is preferred
- Comfortable in a dynamic environment in the production of composites and vacuum infusion.
- Applicants must be safety conscious
- Willing to work overtime and weekends as needed to complete projects or meet deadlines
- Possess the ability to work well both with a team or unsupervised
- Applicant must provide Steel Toe boots, all other Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required for this position is provided

Working Conditions



Salary: Discussed in next steps

Additional pay:
Overtime pay

Company pension
Disability insurance
Extended health care
Life insurance
On-site parking
Store discount
Vision care

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