Pumps Equipment, a division of Sulzer Ltd, is a global leader in the development and supply of pumping solutions and related equipment to its key markets oil and gas, power, and water. We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment where diversity is valued as a key driver for success.


Grinder/General Labourer

We have an immediate opening for an experienced and responsible candidate at our Burnaby manufacturing facility. As a general shop technician within the category of "Specialist", the focus areas for this role will be in Grinding and General Labour.


Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Ability to perform precision smoothing, polishing, or grinding of stainless steel objects an asset
  • Ability and knowledge of working with a variety of hand and power tools an asset
  • Loading/unloading, painting, clean up, forklift duties and setting up/removing temporary fence
  • Prior experience in the use of cranes a definite asset
  • Assist with painting and crating of pumps and components
  • Maintaining work supplies and materials by reading work orders; locating and verifying items in inventory; loading items on trucks or pull-carts; moving items to site; unloading items
  • Maintaining a clean and safe work site by: removing scrap; sweeping and mopping area; erecting barriers, following safety rules and procedures; wearing appropriate personal protective equipment
  • Back up position for Shipping and Receiving
  • Ability to follow instructions and direction, and take appropriate initiative to participate in a team environment



  • Counterbalance Forklift certification an asset
  • Ability to plan and complete tasks on time
  • Familiar with basics of sandblasting
  • Adept in the use of power tools
  • Good computer skills
  • Must be a team player


We offer competitive wages and health benefits. Eligibility for enrolment with the group pension plan follows three-months of service. We encourage and foster personal development and provide opportunities for advancement in a challenging and rewarding workplace. This is a union position and may require shift work.



If you are interested in this opportunity, apply today through our careers page, and reference Requisition #63982