At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”.

Founded in 1930 and headquartered in Burlington, Ontario, Vicwest is a leading supplier of quality exterior building products for all segments of the construction industry across North America.

Career Success Begins With Vicwest – At Vicwest, the key to our success is the continuing success of our people.

What you can expect from Vicwest:

  • A SAFE Work Environment: Safety is our first priority
  • Competitive Wages
  • Long-term Employment Opportunities
  • Continuous Opportunities for Advancement
  • Dental and Health Benefits
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Service Recognition Program

AVAILABLE POSITIONS:

“Our Reputation Stands On What We Build”

At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”, We are currently looking for labour positions in our Kensington plants.
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

Position Summary
The labourer has to load, unload, and move inventory materials within or near the plant with different equipment, if needed, such as forklift, cranes or conveyors. They provide help to Machine Operators when required.

Key Accountabilities
• Load and unload materials and move to and from designated area
• Help Machine Operators when required.
• Inventory materials within or near the plant.
• Clean the work area.
• Collaborate and assist co-workers.
• Perform other duties throughout the plant.
• Be reliable and punctual
• Able to work independently and in a fast pace team environment

Qualifications
• High School Diploma
• 1-2 years of experience in a plant position an asset
• Experience in operating forklift an asset
Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Interested in this role?
Apply via email today vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands On What We Build”

At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”, We are currently looking for a Inside Sales Coordinator for our Victoriaville office.
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

Position Summary
Under the Supervision of the Customer Service Manager, the Inside Sales Coordinator provides customer service by responding to inquiries and complaints about products and services received by phone, fax or email. Points commonly discussed may include but are not limited to price, delivery dates, adjustments, orders and other.

Key Accountabilities
• Receive, analyze and coordinate activities related to the reception of orders from customers.
• Follow up on orders by ensuring good communication to customers by providing them adequate information regarding the status of their orders.
• Verify and enter information in the internal system as well as maintain complete and accurate sales order entry
• Work with different partners (internal and external) to ensure that all customer needs are met. Make sure to maintain good communications and improve quality by following policies, reporting and tracking improvement opportunities.
• Develop sales initiatives by researching and identifying potential opportunities by soliciting customers, maintaining good relationships, providing technical information and good communication as well as providing proposals.

Qualifications
• University or college degree
• Knowledge of the manufacturing environment is an asset.
• Excellent relationship building skills.
• Knowledge of our channels (agricultural, commercial and industrial) is an asset
• Excellent written and oral communication skills (French and English is an asset)
• Good time management skills and priority management
• Solution oriented (creativity)
• Methodical approach (plan, improve and perform)
• Customer service oriented
• Team spirited
• Open minded
• Proficient with MS Office Suite
• Knowledge of SAP is an asset

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Interested in this role?
Apply via email today vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands on What We Build”

At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”, We are currently looking for a Truss Fabricator in our Kensington Truss plant.

If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

Position Summary
The Truss Fabricator position would be assembling Floor and Roof trusses by using tools and saws. The Truss Fabricator will also catching and packing lumber.

Key Accountabilities
• Assembling Floor & Roof Trusses in a plant environment
• Able to use small tools, Miter saws, Skill saws
• Catching & packing lumber on carts
• Able to lift the minimum standard

Qualifications
• Carpentry or construction skills would be an asset
• Able to multi task & work in a fast pace environment
• Flexible hours & able to work OT when required

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Interested in this role?
Apply via email today vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands on What We Build”

At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”. We are currently looking for a Quality Coordinator to join our Stratford office.
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

POSITION SUMMARY
The Quality Coordinator reports directly to the Quality Assurance Manager and is responsible for supporting the day-to-day functions of a quality management system.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Gather and enter data and perform routine analysis for reporting quality performance and related activities
• Initiate and follow-up on corrective actions and verify internal compliance
• Assist the Quality Assurance Manager with national quality audits
• Update QA logs and generate quality reports
• Implement and maintain QA manual and other quality documentation
• Assist and work with other departments to ensure QA policies/procedures are implemented and standards are being maintained
• Respond to quality related inquiries from internal and external customers
• Train new hires in quality procedures
• Assist in other quality assurance duties as directed and assigned by the Quality Assurance Manager

SKILL, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
• Post-Secondary degree or diploma in Quality, Engineering, Manufacturing Technology or related discipline.
• 1-3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
• Demonstrates excellent communications, training and leadership skills; with proven project management talent
• Problem solving skills and capable of making decisions based on collecting and analyzing data
• Strong knowledge of lean tools and methods such as Five S, Six Sigma, Kaizen and root-cause analysis, certifications an asset
• Familiarity with ISO 9000, 14000, 43000 would be considered an asset
• Experience in construction products industry an asset
• Results driven to deliver value and cost savings

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Interested in this role?
Apply via email today vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands on What We Build”

At Vicwest, we are “Building for Tomorrow”.

At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”, We are currently looking for a shipper/receiver in our Kensington Truss plant.

Position Summary

The shipper/receiver position would be doing all duties relating to shipping and receiving inventory and finish products in and out of the Truss plant.  The Shipper/receiver has to load, unload and move material within or near the plants with forklifts.  The person will provide help to the drivers when needed.

Key Accountabilities

  • Load and unload materials
  • Operating equipment such as forklift, winch, crane or conveyor to move materials to and from designated areas.
  • Help Drivers when required.
  • Moving inventory materials within or near the plant.
  • Maintaining a clean and organize the warehouse and the yard.
  • Collaborate and assist co-workers.
  • Able to do minor maintenance as required
  • Perform other duties throughout the plant.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
  • Experience in operating and maintaining forklifts
  • 1-2 years of experience in a similar position an asset
  • Experience in maintenance would be considered an asset

INTERESTED IN THIS ROLE?
If you are interested in applying to this role, please send your resume to: vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

“Our Reputation Stands On What We Build”
At Vicwest we are “Building for Tomorrow”, We are currently looking for a Helpdesk Technician to join our Burlington office.
If you are looking to join a company that is customer focused and values product quality while driving innovation, then we want you on our team!

POSITION SUMMARY
The Helpdesk Technician reports directly to the Infrastructure Manager and is accountable for providing support and customer service to users on company supported computer applications and platforms.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Serve as the first point of contact for customers seeking technical assistance over the phone, email, or in person
• Perform remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and asking pertinent questions
• Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by customers
• Walk the customer through the problem-solving process
• Direct unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel
• Provide accurate information on IT products or services
• Record events and problems and their resolution in Vicwest’s ticketing system
• Follow-up and update customer status and information
• Identify and suggest possible improvements on procedures

SKILL, EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
• Post-Secondary degree or diploma in IT, Computer Science or relevant field
• Proven experience as a HelpDesk Technician or other IT customer support role
• Tech savvy with working knowledge of office automation products, databases and remote control
• Excellent understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products
• Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues
• Proficiency in English and French
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
• Customer-oriented and cool-tempered disposition
• Strong time-management skills and ability to successfully handle multiple priorities

 

INTERESTED IN THIS ROLE?
If you are interested in applying to this role, please send your resume to: vbphr@vicwest.com

Vicwest welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.