Kelly Cove Salmon Ltd., a division of Cooke Aquaculture Inc., a dynamic and growing east coast family company, with Platinum Member status in the Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program has an opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join the Company’s Marine Maintenance Team at our St. George, NB facility.

Cooke is a global seafood company with operations in North America, Europe, and South America. Our company’s success is driven by our dynamic, highly-skilled and innovative management team, supported by dedicated employees who live in coastal communities and contribute to the local area’s economy and sense of community.

The Role:
As a result of our robust growth, we are adding a Welder to our team of professionals. Reporting to the Marine Maintenance Shop Supervisor, this position will be responsible for welding steel components with welding equipment as specified by layouts, blue prints, engineering drawings, work orders, or verbal instructions; operating hand power tools, grinders, cutting torch, and other hand tools related to the jobs needs; inspecting and correcting welds as necessary to meet product specifications; read, understand, and follow job order specifications, or work orders.


You must be comfortable working with fitters or fitters/welders to assist in the fabrication or welding of multi-component parts. This position will also be responsible for inspecting equipment to maintain functional equipment and reporting repair requirements to management.


The ideal candidate with be familiar with a variety of welder concepts, practices, and procedures; Ability to understand welding symbols and diagrams, read blueprints, and/or other printed instructional material in the welding of products or parts. Must be thoroughly familiar with welding equipment such as torches, torch tips, filler rods, flux, hoses, valves, and gas cylinders.


The Opportunity:
The role description is just one part of the story. This is an opportunity to grow, to stretch, to work within the parameters of the role but stretch to your fullest potential. We are a team that doesn’t count hours, we count performance, we reward contribution and we recognize talent. It is about being at the center of the fastest growing company in New Brunswick and knowing you are part of that growth. The ability to bring your passion for learning, desire for growth, and energy for moving your career forward is what we offer.

The Why:
Why Cooke…simple because we are a company that rewards initiative, resourcefulness and work ethic. We will champion your growth and provide you with the platform to create your path, your career, and your future. Salary commensurate with experience and includes a competitive health and dental benefit package.


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