On behalf of our client, Grand River Personnel are seeking candidates with experience in Wood Finishing  for an opportunity in KITCHENER.

We thank all those that apply, however, please note that only those qualified for the role will be contact.  This position is not open to students.

This is a FULL-TIME ongoing role and is not open to students.

Days: 7:00AM – 3:30PM

Pay Rate: $18.02/hr (or more depending on experience) + 4% vacation pay added to each cheque weekly!

The Company offers signing bonuses and pension plans.


  • Sand surfaces according to procedures with orbital sander or manually
  • Visually inspect quality of products for defects
  • Maintain finishing equipment (spray-guns)
  • Apply wood fillers
  • General housekeeping: inspect and clean equipment as needed
  • Other duties as assigned by Team leader or Manager
  • Safely wear required PPE (Respirator)


  • Grade 12 education, or equivalent
  • Experience in Wood Finishing/Spray Painting/Chemical Knowledge
  • Experience in manufacturing is an asset
  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the job (standing, lifting, bending, twisting, wearing PPE)
  • Good language communication skills in English – written & verbal
  • CSA Approved Footwear
  • Reliable, punctual and dependable – Attendance is key
  • Ability to safely wear required PPE (Respirator – no facial hair permitted)

If this position sounds like a great fit for you, then don’t delay, apply today!


EMAIL your current resume to jobs@grpjobs.ca and let us know how you would be a great fit for this position.

CALL our office at (519)576-0920 to make an appointment to register (only if you have sent us your resume)

We are located at 842 Victoria Street North, Unit 16, Kitchener (located on the corner of the building) Please bring with you 1 piece of photo ID, proof of your SIN, any valid work permits/certifications, as well as your current resume.

Have any questions? Give us a call! (519)576-0920

Grand River Personnel is committed to promoting accessibility for Ontarians with disabilities and complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, and makes accommodations available for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes.  When an applicant for employment is chosen to participate in an assessment and/or the selection process, reasonable accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.

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