Stair Builders

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Closing date: September 18, 2020

What's the opportunity?

Our stair manufacturing team has a reputation of being the best in the business. We are looking for full-time Stair Builders for our Ottawa stair shop.

Stairs become a focal point in people’s homes. You can take pride in knowing you produced something that is not only a design highlight, but serves an important function. You enjoy physically challenging work, and thrive on the teamwork and work ethic that is required to meet the demands of our fast-paced environment. You value working in a safe workplace as much as we take pride in providing one.

Your day-to-day

  • • Preparing and assembling stringers, risers and treads
  • • Using hand tools and power tools
  • • Sanding, veneering, cutting, gluing and finishing
  • • Assisting with the movement of semi-finished and finished product

What you need to succeed:

Experience

  • • General carpentry experience
  • • Experience finishing wood products
  • • Experience working with your hands, and with power tools

Skills & Qualifications

  • • You are quality and detail-oriented
  • • You enjoy and are able to work well as part of a team
  • • You can communicate well in English

Interior Railing System Installers

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Closing date: October 2, 2020

What's the opportunity?

Our Ottawa team is looking for experienced Railing Installers for interior work at new home construction sites.

As a self-employed subcontractor to KOTT, you will be paid weekly for the work you complete.

If you prefer being ‘hands-on the tools’ to doing administration and securing the next job, this opportunity is for you:

  • • KOTT has large contracts in place with many of Ottawa’s largest home builders, and a full slate of work ahead for stair and railing installations in lowrise residential projects
  • • Our Railing Installation Supervisor is dedicated to letting you keep your focus on installation work – he will troubleshoot site issues for you, and be your liaison to ensure you are paid for your work accurately and on time
  • • Occupational Health & Safety is hugely important at all of our workplaces and job sites – our Railing Installation Supervisor will ensure that Occupational Health & Safety and COVID-19 measures are being followed on the job sites where you work

Your day-to-day

  • • Pick up components and materials as required at KOTT’s 3228 Moodie Drive facility
  • • Report to customer job sites to complete railing system installations, as per the instructions provided by the Railing Installation Supervisor and/or Railing Installation Coordinator
  • • Submit your invoices weekly to the Railing Installation Supervisor

What you need to succeed:

Experience & Qualifications

  • • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as an Interior Railing Installer
  • • Working At Heights certified (current)
  • • WHMIS certified (current)
  • • Good verbal communications skills
  • • Fluency in English is required; fluency in French is an asset

Other

As a self-employed subcontractor to KOTT, you must provide your own:

  • • WSIB coverage
  • • Reliable transportation
  • • Tools
  • • Personal protective equipment

Truss Assembler & Shop Labour

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive AND 581 Thompson St, Cobourg, ON

Closing date: October 2, 2020

What's the opportunity?

Home builders rely on our factory-built components for the quality – and speed of construction – of their new home builds. Our truss manufacturing team plays a huge role in delivering on KOTT’s promise to get our customers what they need, when they need it.

KOTT trusses literally put a roof over people’s heads. Your sense of accomplishment will come from doing a physically challenging job, and producing such an important component of people’s homes. You thrive on the teamwork and work ethic that is required to meet the demands of our fast-paced environment. You value working in a safe workplace as much as we take pride in providing one.

Your day-to-day

  • • Preparing and assembling pre-fabricated roof trusses
  • • Using hand tools and power tools
  • • Picking orders
  • • Stacking lumber at saws
  • • Assisting with the movement of semi-finished and finished product

What you need to succeed:

Experience

  • • You have experience with power tools
  • • You have experience working with your hands
  • • Framing experience is considered a strong asset
  • • Forklift experience is considered a strong asset

Skills & Qualifications

  • • You are quality and detail-oriented
  • • You enjoy and are able to work well as part of a team
  • • You can communicate well in English