Propeller Technician (Welder)- Full-time, Permanent

Meteghan River, NS

A.F. Theriault & Son Ltd.

Posting last updated:

March 14, 2022


Duties & Responsibilities

-Finish and balance propeller blades;
-Grinding and straightening propeller blades;
-Tig weld propeller blades (will train but the experience is an asset);
-Will be trained in more tasks such as changing the pitch of propellers as the candidate progresses and gains experience;
-Any other task deemed necessary by the Foreman and/or Senior Management;
-Be customer service oriented as customers are frequently in and out of the Propeller shop; and
-Will be exposed to environmental elements as work is conducted inside and outside throughout the year.

Skills & Qualifications

-Previous shipyard/marine experience is preferred;
-Welding experience required;
-Skilled in mathematics;
-Previous experience is preferred. Willing to train the right applicant;
-Must be physically able to lift and carry heavy objects;
-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; and
-Applicant must provide Steel Toe boots, all other Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required for this position is provided.

Working Conditions


- Compensation discussed in next steps
-Casual dress
-Company pension
-Disability insurance
-Extended health care
-Life insurance
-On-site parking
-Store discount
-Vision care

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