Shop Associate, Welder, and Assembler
Oakville, ON

Job Summary

  • Work in Shop and fabrication environment using power hand tools
  • Light assembly
  • General help for other team members
  • Arrive on time and manage time wisely
  • Maintain safe work practices
  • Ensure accuracy and completion of assigned tasks and projects
  • Other assigned work as required
  • An asset: Read and interpret drawings

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Job Type / Category

We are looking for responsible and motivated Shop Associates to join our team on a full time basis, Monday to Friday 7:00 to 4:00. We are looking for someone who will support the Shop’s overall goal of providing effective and efficient stainless steel fabricated products. In this position you will be provided with an opportunity to make your mark and work with a team that is highly motivated to be the best. This position will report to the Production Manager and will be responsible for a variety of shop related functions.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

  • Requirements
  • Possess a valid driver's license
  • Ability to work independently in a busy environment
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Computer literate
  • excellent understanding of safety practices and procedures in a fabricating environment


  • Post-Secondary courses in welding and/or previous shop experience
  • fabrication experience that includes knowledge of layout, fabrication and welding in the food service equipment manufacturing sector
  • history of finished product assembly

Work Conditions

  • Physical ability to be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Frequently lift and/ or move items weighing 50 - 60 pounds
  • 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

Company Profile

Tarrison is a full-line manufacturer of products that satisfy the storage, service and display needs of many different industries. With durability and adaptability in mind, Tarrison creates modular stainless steel designs to make sure that our Smart Servery Systems, foodservice equipment, storage and handling products, and outdoor kitchens are optimized for any type of customer.

Tarrison prides itself on its ability to deliver products quickly and accurately. Our fabrication shop and Canadian and US distribution centres are always ready to ship. We are committed to delivering the best service and quality to our customers.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00 to $30.00 /hour


  • Welding: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Food Service Equipment Fabrication: 1 year (Preferred)