Foundry Worker - Canada Pipe Company ULC

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2022

Job Detail



English or French


  • No degree certificate or diploma


1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Foundry departments of metal products manufacturing companies
  • Foundry



  • Make sand moulds using patterns moulding boxes sand and hand tools following bench floor or pit moulding methods
  • Pour molten metal into moulds to produce metal castings
  • Make cores for use in moulds to form holes or void spaces in castings
  • Set up and operate casting machines to cast ferrous or non ferrous metal products
  • Grind and buff seams joints and rough surfaces
  • Grind or chip excess metal from metal products using hand tools

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Hand tools
  • Small hand tool
  • Grinding machine

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Ear plugs


Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Other benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site recreation and activities