Job Title:



H&R Machine Welding & Fabrication

Company Description:

www.hrmachine.ca – Custom Machine and Welding & Fabrication Shop Fred Hiller founded H&R Machine in 1982. A small shop, H&R quickly gained a reputation for high quality products and a name for getting the product to the customer when they said they would. H&R Machine has managed to maintain that same high level of quality and commitment to this day. Jamie Hiller grew up with his father's business and now, as Head of Operations, proudly and competently carries on that same tradition of high standards and customer satisfaction. The seven-member staff at H&R Machine is comprised of licensed welders, licensed machinists, fitters, painters and draftspersons. Today, H&R Machine custom designs and manufactures for all segments of the market. Clientele include those in Heavy Manufacturing, Light Manufacturing, Commercial and Retail. Jamie and Fred are proud to be able to support the Rescue Services. As firefighters themselves, they take pride in being able to supply state-of-the-art, top-quality, affordable equipment to other firefighting agencies.

Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:



Full time and part time positions


  • read blue prints and plans
  • use blueprints with work plans to develop and design welding projects
  • fabrication: laying out, cutting, fitting, measuring and welding metals


  • must have experience as a welder fabricator
  • knowledge and experience in GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding) and SMAW(Shield Metal Arc Welding)
  • CWB or TSSA certification is an asset, but not required
  • good work ethics: must be punctual, reliable, good communication and team work skills
  • work safe and meet deadlines
  • ability to read and understand drawings
  • ability to work with minimal supervision
  • physically fit: ability to do physical labour and other strenuous physical tasks
  • ability to use variety of tools and equipment
  • basic math skills and mechanical aptitude
  • must have valid driver license

How to Apply:

Please email resume to floft@2ndchance.ca.  Please have job title and employer in subject line, as well as interest in working F/T or P/T. Or, apply in person @ 201 Gregson Court, Fergus, ON   Note:  no phone calls