Labourer Cabinet Assembler New Manfacturing

  • Nisku, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Alta-Fab Structures Ltd. provides innovative, high-quality modular buildings, designed to meet the industrial space and remote housing needs for any industry. We manufacture and service single-unit structures for wellsites and multi-unit large camps and complexes.

Job Description

  • Study specifications in blueprints, sketches, or shop drawings to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required
  • Setup and operate machines including power saws and other woodworking machines to cut, shape and form woodstock or wood substitutes
  • Attach parts or subassemblies together to form completed units, using glue, dowels, nails, screws, or clamps
  • Bore holes for insertion of screws or dowels, by hand or using boring machines
  • Cut timber to the right size and shape and trim, sand or scrape to prepare joints to ensure a snug fit, using hand tools, such as planes, chisels, or wood files
  • Reinforce joints with nails or other fasteners to prepare articles for finishing
  • Install hardware, such as hinges, handles, catches, or drawer pulls, using hand tools
  • Apply inlays, varnish, veneer, stain or polish to finished products
  • Perform final touch-ups with sandpaper or steel wool
  • Laminate cabinet and furniture components
  • Design and make templates, jigs and fixtures for production of furniture and other products
  • Repair or alter wooden furniture, cabinetry, fixtures, paneling, or other pieces


  • A strong commitment to safety and a safety leader
  • Must be able to interpret blue prints, and shop drawings
  • Ability to work safely with a wide variety of hand and power tools and materials
  • Proficient with a measuring tape
  • Must be able to work independently or in a group/team setting
  • Ability to work in a fast paced team environment
  • Ability to work in an indoor confined work area environment
  • Position requires 1 – 2 years experience within the field of cabinetry assembly
  • Current Forklift certificate would be considered an asset
  • Position requires strong English communication skills, including written, spoken and comprehension
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada

Additional Information

Year round full time employment. Must have vehicle to commute to Nisku.  Application process required pre-employment drug, alcohol and physical testing.