Fitter - Welder

  • Southwestern Manufacturing Inc.
  • Windsor, ON, Canada
  • Oct 06, 2017
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Southwestern Manufacturing Inc. operates in a competitive global market producing wide ranging metal based assemblies and components across a variety of industry sectors including but not limited to Mining, Oil & Gas, Crane and Drag-line Components, Agricultural, Machine building, and Heavy Equipment Manufacturing.

Increased over the years, our extensive plant capacity developed to cater for our multi million pound turnover, is spread across four facilities manned by over 200 employees. It incorporates shot blasting, stress relieving, fitting, welding, machining, non-destructive testing, final paint, right on through to our own logistics network, resulting in high value finished items across many diverse sectors delivered right to your door. This is a single source solution for the customer as opposed to using a range of other individual supply chain members carrying out single activities.


Southwestern Manufacturing Inc. is seeking 3 permanent full-time (minimum of 40 - 48 hours per week) experienced FITTERS to start as soon as possible. We operate on a rotating shift of days and afternoons.


Job Requirements

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience
  • English language
  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent
  • Able to stand for extended periods work within a fast-paced environment and have an attention for detail to ensure tight deadlines are met
  • Steel-toed safety boots and measuring tape
  • Current certification



  • Examine blueprints and materials list to obtain parts specifications
  • Fit and assemble structural frameworks and housings from materials following blueprint
  • Position parts in jigs - file, chisel, and grind parts, as indicated, to fit them together.
  • Compare dimensions of assembly to blueprint using square, rule, and calipers.


We offer

  • Competitive wages
  • A comprehensive benefits package including medical, vision, dental, life insurance and pension plan
  • Opportunity to be part of a growing, diverse team