Trade Openings

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New projects mean a high demand for dedicated and talented trade employees.

We are always looking for great people to fill current and future openings. Please follow the link below and submit your application online. Once you have submitted a resume, we will keep it active for a year or more and you will be considered for openings as they arise.

In terms of work to build the new combat fleet for the Royal Canadian Navy, we anticipate beginning to grow our trades workforce to meet these needs sometime in 2015, in keeping with the DND published timeline for the first set of vessels, the Arctic Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS). If you are interested in future opportunities, please submit your resume now so we have your information far in advance to meet our workforce planning and recruitment needs.

Irving Shipbuilding employs a variety of trades including but not limited to:

  • Pipe fitters
  • Engine Fitters
  • Machinists
  • Welders
  • Electricians
  • Ironworkers
  • Spray Painters/Blasters
  • Labourers

For a complete listing of all current vacancies, please proceed to J.D. Irving's Careers page.

We thank you for your interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Visit Current Staff and Future Staff openings with Irving Shipbuilding Inc. or a list of all opportunities with J.D. Irving, Ltd. if you do not see a match with your skills and qualifications above.

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