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Old 11-22-2006, 09:58 PM
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Know of any welding shops in kelowna hiring c level welders?

I just finished my c level welding course at oc and now i am looking for a job. Any of you welders know a shop hiring?
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Old 11-23-2006, 12:17 AM
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not a good time.Everybody's gettin ready for christmas and year end. Not much local hiring from what I've heard, although northside's always looking, but it would mean working at northside.
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Old 11-23-2006, 06:10 AM
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OCC- Okanagan Custom Cycles is hiring welders and fabricators
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Old 11-23-2006, 01:04 PM
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Check the job bank, theres a place in penticton looking but thats all im aware of.
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Old 11-23-2006, 04:54 PM
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I know they are looking for a mould shop welder at our plant... Formashape (formerly Whitewater) union, benefits blah blah blah, hey its a job...
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Old 11-23-2006, 05:19 PM
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you could apply at monashee and work with my brother, but then you would be doing production welding....
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Old 11-25-2006, 09:06 PM
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peerless trailers penticton is always hiring welders I work there it's a good place to work full benefits, union and pention apply we start at 20 plus an hour depending on experience and there is a carpool leaving kelowna everday for 30 bucks a week I take it from peachland if you have any questions let me know

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Old 11-27-2006, 03:00 PM
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You prolly know my pa. You work days or nights?
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Old 11-30-2006, 08:44 AM
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Hey man, did you check the job bank? There's about 3 shops lookin for welders right now.
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Old 11-30-2006, 11:33 PM
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I work days who is your dad I think it's a great place to work been there a year and have no regrets
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Old 11-30-2006, 11:41 PM
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peerless trailers penticton is always hiring welders I work there it's a good place to work full benefits, union and pention apply we start at 20 plus an hour depending on experience and there is a carpool leaving kelowna everday for 30 bucks a week I take it from peachland if you have any questions let me know
I have welded a couple of times before (almost nothing in the last two years) i would be intersted in some more info . We could relocate , Send me some info
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Old 12-01-2006, 10:48 AM
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I work days who is your dad I think it's a great place to work been there a year and have no regrets
My dad's Mike, the short fella with the beard, thats probably hard to get along with.
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