Positions Currently Available at BSG


  • Welder/Fitter (Metal Fabrication)

  • Fab Shop Hand
  • Project Coordinator

We are proud to offer the following competitive benefits:

Medical Benefits

  • Life Insurance (including Dependent Life)
  • Extended Health
  • Dental
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Additional Benefits

  • Financial Wellness Program - Group RRSP/DPSP matching program
  • Educational Assistance Program







POSITION:          Welder-Fitter                                                                    JOB TYPE:                               Full-Time


DEPARTMENT:  Fabrication Department                                                    YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:      Minimum 3 years


DATE POSTED:  April 2018                                                                         NUMBER OF POSITIONS:      One - Day Shift (7:00am - 3:30pm)                                                                                                                                                                                         Monday - Friday                        



  • Read and interpret engineered and drafted drawings
  • Select and prepare material in the proper sequence in order to ensure accuracy and efficiency
  • Construct patterns and templates as guides for layouts
  • Layout  and fit material according to specifications, ensuring all tolerances are met  
  • Analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution and solve problems
  • Rig, hoist and move materials to work-site or storage area
  • Position, manipulate and install fabricated objects
  • Set up and operate various metal fabricating machines such as shear, saw and ironworker
  • Operate fabrication tools such as grinders, drills and cutting torches
  • Assemble and fit metal sections by means of Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Flat or Metal Core Arc Welding (MCAW) Flat.
  • Perform safety inspection of equipment and accessories
  • Make minor external repairs to equipment and accessories
  • Practice good housekeeping methods by keeping work area clean and clear of obstruction
  • Complete work documentation including pre-inspection procedures, quality control check lists and labour tracking to ensure data is recorded accurately in accordance with company standards
  • Ensure that all business activities are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with Ball Service Group Inc. Conduct Code

  • Ensure strict adherence to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Industrial Establishments
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Completion of Secondary School 
  • Minimum 3 years related work experience in custom metal fabrication
  • Demonstrative competencies required in order to obtain the Gas Metal Arc Welding and Flux Core Arc Welding according to the CWB Standard W47.1 Division 2.
  • Proficient blueprint reading of engineered or drafted drawings
  • Proficient with the use and interpretation of CWB weld symbols
  • Proficient with Metric and Imperial measurement systems
  • Proficient with the use of fabrication machinery and tools
  • Proficient layout skills using material according to specifications
  • Demonstrative decision and problem solving skills
  • Proficient with the use, handling and storage of welding equipment and supplies
  • Must possess good oral and written communication skills in order to complete work assignments
  • Ensure strict adherence to the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Industrial Establishments.
  • Must work in accordance with Company rules, policies and procedures
  • Ability to work with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically and professionally at all times

  • Strong work ethic

  • CWB Certification in Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Flat and Metal Core Arc Welding (MCAW) Flat Position
  • AWS Certification
  • Certified Forklift and Crane Operator
  • Valid First Aid with CPR A+ AED
  • WHMIS 2015

Working Conditions:

  • Lifting, bending and standing for extended periods of time






POSITION:          Fab Shop Hand                                                                JOB TYPE:                               Full-Time
DEPARTMENT:  Shop                                                                                  YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:      Minimum 1 years


DATE POSTED: October 19, 2018                                                              NUMBER OF POSITIONS:      One    




  • Operate a lift truck in a safe and responsible manner
  • Operate overhead cranes in a safe and responsible manner
  • Set up and operate fabrication equipment (i.e. horizontal band saw, ironworker, cold cut saw, drill press, grinders and rota-broach).
  • Set up and operate welding equipment
  • Handle/move parts, stock, and materials as required
  • Practice good housekeeping methods by keeping work area clean and clear of obstruction
  • Communicate with Supervisor any material or drawing inadequacies
  • Complete work documentation including pre-inspection procedures, quality control check list and labour tracking to ensure data is recorded accurately in accordance with company standards.
  • Assist with other duties as assigned
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a professional manner with customers, co-workers and managers.


  • Valid drivers licence
  • Trained Lift truck driver with safe handling of propane and sound knowledge of safe battery exchange procedure
  • overhead crane operator
  • Working knowledge of fabrication equipment
  • Welding experience, certificate of qualification in GMAW and MCAW a definate asset
  • Working knowledge of blueprint reading and layout
  • Proficient with Metric and Imperial measurement systems
  • Must be detail oriented to perform routine checks for quality assurance
  • Ability to work independently and in a group
  • Must possess good numeracy skills
  • Must possess good oral and written communication skills



  • Lifting, bending, standing and sitting
  • Exposed to repetitive movement







POSITION:          Project Coordinator                                                          JOB TYPE:                               Full-Time


DEPARTMENT:  Office                                                                                  YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:      Minimum 2 years


DATE POSTED:  August 2018                                                                      NUMBER OF POSITIONS:      One                                                                                                                                                                                                       


Project Coordinator


Ball Service Group is an industry leader in Custom Metal Fabrication.  We are currently seeking a Project Coordinator to join our team.  Our fast paced environment requires an individual that is self-driven, result-oriented and possesses a positive attitude.




  • Develop project objectives by reviewing project proposals and plans; conferring with project management team.
  • Support project management team to design and draft projects.
  • Attend bid meetings, prepare bids and estimates applying the manufacturing processes for varying projects.
  • Prepare purchase requisitions, issue purchase orders, follow up with suppliers and expedite deliveries.
  • Monitor the progress of each project to ensure project schedule, budget and quality assurance are being maintained.
  • Ensure all scope and contract extras are approved by the customer.
  • Report to the General Manager or Project Managers/Coordinator any concerns or issues, as well as progress of the project.
  • Perform general administrative and record-keeping functions, including the review and distribution of documentation, preparation of correspondence, job costing summaries, invoicing, maintenance of files, logs, drawings and specifications.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and make constructive suggestions.
  • Ensure that all project work activities are in compliance with local legislative and labour requirements, contract requirements, and Company Policies and Procedures.
  • May perform other duties as required.



  • Completion of post secondary education in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline.
  • 2 – 5 years of related work experience (Custom Metal Fabrication, job shop) or combination of relevant education and work experience.
  • Strong knowledge of project execution activities such as planning, project controls, scheduling and costing.
  • Proficient at reading, understanding and production of blueprints and specifications.
  • Proficient in computer programs and applications such as AutoCAD, 3D CAD (Solidworks) and Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to multi-task, problem solve and handle a high volume of activity with conflicting deadlines. 
  • Strong and confident interpersonal skills with key contacts in verbal, written and electronic form.
  • Excellent organizational, communication (verbal and written) and customer service skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is essential.
  • The ability to work with little supervision, but still within a team environment.
  • Tact and diplomacy.
  • Self-motivated with positive attitude. Willing to learn new skills, share experiences and take on roles of increasing responsibility. Is comfortable working in a dynamic and fast-paced environment that may require working extended hours.
  • Must have a valid Ontario driver’s licence for travel to customer sites.
  • General knowledge of machine shop processes a definite asset.


We look forward to meeting qualified candidates for this opportunity and encourage those who are interested to submit a resume, outlining salary expectations, to Human Resources.



Ball Service Group Inc. is an equal employer and we are committed to fostering an inclusive and barrier-free environment to all employees and candidates. Please contact a member of the HR team if accommodation is required during any point of the recruitment process



We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


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Phone: 519.571.2076
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