If you’re looking for a rewarding career in an innovative company, then Central Precast is for you. We’re a leading manufacturer of concrete infrastructure, unique aesthetic solutions, and the largest and most diversified dealer of landscaping and masonry products in Eastern Ontario. When you come to Central Precast, you join a culture that is committed to offering you a long, rewarding career. We believe in building teams and trust through honest relationships, responsible actions, and hard work. In our 65 years in business, we’ve fostered a family feel with a forward-looking environment where employees are encouraged to challenge the status quo. Join the Central Precast family and be part of an enduring company name.

Employee Perks & Benefits



Medical, Health
and Dental



Vision Care



Group Insurance



Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)



Training and Professional Development



Competitive Salaries



Annual Bonuses



Pension Contributions



Team-Building Activities



Employee Appreciation Lunches

BEGIN YOUR CAREER WITH CENTRAL PRECAST

If you are looking for opportunities in the precast concrete industry, then Central Precast is the place to be.

HOW TO APPLY

Please send your resume and covering letter (indicating the job you are applying for) to hr@centralprecast.com, or download the application form from  the link below and email the completed form to hr@centralprecast.com.

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Carpenter

Overview

The primary responsibilities of this position are to perform tasks to assist in the successful completion of projects from start to finish. Work with hand and power tools in a safe and efficient manner while adhering to established safe working procedures and wearing the proper safety equipment always.  Assist in the resolution of design issues, change requests, material defects, and site concerns. Enable your crew to maintain high standards of workmanship and efficiency.

 

Responsibilities

  • Must have at least 2 yrs consecutive experience doing construction or renovations
  • Experience in drywall, finishing, flooring, framing, painting and related tasks are required
  • Must have valid drivers’ license and reliable transportation
  • Must be punctual and have strong work ethic
  • Ability to follow verbal and written directions, work independently and with others are mandatory

 

Qualifications

Education Required:

  • High School Diploma

 

Years of Experience

  • Less than 1 year to less than 2 years in construction or concrete industry

 

Specific Experience

  • Self-starter with excellent work ethic
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong team player with a positive attitude

 

Competencies

  • Maintain high level of safety at all times
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, high-production environment
  • Willing to work overtime and shifts when needed including Saturdays
  • Able to work unsupervised, motivated to complete all tasks
  • Able to communicate, and work well with others in a team environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Always maintain a professional attitude, especially when handling stressful situations

 

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

 

Working Conditions

  • Wage: $20-$23 per hour to start, depending on experience
  • Permanent, Full-time, 44 hours/week

 

Benefits

  • As per collective agreement, Medical benefits, Group Insurance benefits, Vision care benefits, bonus

 

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@centralprecast.com We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

CONCRETE FINISHER

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Overview

The primary responsibilities of this position are primarily working with concrete and reinforced steel for precast concrete structures. This is a demanding job that requires good physical condition and the ability to maintain high attention to detail in a fast-paced environment. Concrete finishing experience is required.

 

Responsibilities

  • Collecting materials, assembling cages, setting up casts, and pouring concrete
  • Raking, tamping, and leveling poured concrete
  • Cleaning and oiling concrete moulds
  • Applying screed finish to concrete
  • Transporting raw materials throughout the plant manually
  • Removing rubble, other debris to maintain warehouse cleanliness
  • Checking finished precast for damage and defects
  • Assisting in minor concrete repairs

 

Qualifications

Education Required:

  • High School Diploma

 

Years of Experience

  • Less than 1 year to less than 2 years in construction or concrete industry

 

Specific Experience

  • Perform repetitive, physical labour for long periods of time in a dusty, dirty, wet and muddy environment
  • Maintain high levels of safety and be aware of surroundings
  • Be very detail oriented
  • Be able to work unsupervised and be self-motivated
  • Self-starter with excellent work ethic
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong team player with a positive attitude

 

Competencies

  • Maintain high level of safety at all times
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, high-production environment
  • Willing to work overtime and shifts when needed including Saturdays
  • Able to work unsupervised, motivated to complete all tasks
  • Able to communicate, and work well with others in a team environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Maintain a professional attitude at all times, especially when handling stressful situations

 

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

 

Compensation Offer

  • Wage: $21 – $24/hour, based on experience
  • Unionized, permanent, Full-time, 44 hours/week

 

Benefits

  • As per collective agreement, Medical benefits, Group Insurance benefits, Vision care benefits, bonus
  • Central Precast wants to help each employee build a long and rewarding career at the company. We are committed to ongoing career progression and employee development providing targeted on-the-job training, skills development, and job rotation opportunities. If you want to learn and grow, Central Precast is the place for you!

 

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@centralprecast.com We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

 

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Foreman - Onsite

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Responsibilities

  • Coordinate site precast/subcontractor tasks and deliveries according to priorities and plans
  • Identify and resolve job and personnel problems analyzing, investigating, recommending and implementing required actions
  • Ensure installation activities/tasks are properly coordinated on time and to quality standards
  • Responsible for daily and weekly planning and scheduling of work activities
  • Ensure the precast layout is accurate before the start of installation
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Ensure good communication (verbal or written) to all crew members (typically 3-5-person crew)
  • Maintains a clean, organized, safe work area at all times.
  • Promote and adhere to required Company Health & Safety rules and regulations
  • Promotes preventive maintenance of tools and safety equipment.
  • To attend all required/necessary site meetings
  • To be the liaison between the site and the office

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience
  • Diploma in Construction Management or equivalent is an asset
  • Ideally experience in precast concrete installation or experience in steel erection or curtain or window wall systems also acceptable
  • Minimum 5 yrs experience as a Construction Site supervisor with specific experience preparing job site layouts
  • Ability to read drawings and plans
  • Proven supervisory experience as a site Supervisor
  • Strong knowledge of the Construction trade, techniques and equipment
  • Organized with effective communication skills including focus on teamwork
  • Ability to lead by example, educate, coach, develop and direct workers with specific, timely instructions and feedback
  • Proven experience in planning and maintaining budget and schedule
  • WHMIS/GHS Certification
  • Working at Heights Certification
  • Supervisor Health and Safety Awareness

 

Work Environment

  • You will be working outdoors in all types of weather
  • You will be working a standard 40-hour week with the expectations of overtime and some weekend work to complete projects on schedule
  • Some travel required

 

Compensation Offer

  • Unionized, permanent, Full-time, 44 hours/week

 

Benefits

  • As per collective agreement, Medical benefits, Group Insurance benefits, Vision care benefits, bonus
  • Central Precast wants to help each employee build a long and rewarding career at the company. We are committed to ongoing career progression and employee development providing targeted on-the-job training, skills development, and job rotation opportunities. If you want to learn and grow, Central Precast is the place for you!

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@centralprecast.com We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

 

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Formwork Carpenter

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Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this position are to perform tasks to assist in the successful completion of projects from start to finish. Work with hand and power tools in a safe and efficient manner while adhering to established safe working procedures and wearing the proper safety equipment always. Assist in the resolution of design issues, change requests, material defects, and site concerns. Enable your crew to maintain high standards of workmanship and efficiency.

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma
  • Must have at least 2 yrs consecutive experience doing construction or renovations.
  • Experience in drywall, finishing, flooring, framing, painting and related tasks are required.
  • Must have valid drivers’ license and reliable transportation.
  • Must be punctual and have strong work ethic.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written directions, work independently and with others are mandatory.
  • Self-starter with excellent work ethic
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong team player with a positive attitude
  • Maintain high level of safety at all times
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, high-production environment
  • Willing to work overtime and shifts when needed including Saturdays
  • Able to work unsupervised, motivated to complete all tasks
  • Always maintain a professional attitude, especially when handling stressful situations

 

Specific Experience

  • Wood Working: 1 year (required)

 

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

 

Working Conditions

  • Wage: from $26.15 per hour
  • Permanent, Full-time, 44 hours/week

 

Benefits

  • As per the collective agreement, Medical Benefits, Group Insurance Benefits, Vision care benefits, bonus
  • Central Precast wants to help each employee build a long and rewarding career at the company. We are committed to ongoing career progression and employee development providing targeted on-the-job training, skills development, and job rotation opportunities. If you want to learn and grow, Central Precast is the place for you!

 

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@centralprecast.com We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

 

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Inside Sales Representative

Overview

The Inside Sales Rep position is a frontline position with extensive interaction with customers, co-workers, drivers, yard and plant personnel. This position also ensures that customers are serviced in a courteous and attentive manner and that orders and purchases are handled properly, accurately and in a timely fashion.

 

Responsibilities

  • Assist customers at the counter and over the phone including
  • Prepare loading bills, delivery tickets and/or invoices as required
  • Calculate customer material requirements
  • Take customer orders over the phone and/or in person
  • Answer incoming calls and assist or direct calls as required
  • Assist in Inventory management-updating, controlling and/or ordering as required
  • Ordering supplies, completion and maintenance of applicable documents
  • Prepare Point of sale (POS) daily cash receipts log
  • Co-ordinate deliveries to customers with Dispatcher
  • Participate in taking our physical inventory

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma with minimum of 2 yrs. experience in inside sales or related position ideally within the building materials or landscape products field
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven customer service orientation demonstrating a positive and professional attitude towards customers at all times
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage time effectively
  • Adaptable and willing to help out as required including periodically loading pro
  • Keen attention to detail and effective organizational skill
  • Enthusiastic, reliable and dependable with a commitment to quality work and initiative including identifying/reporting errors and taking the necessary action to prevent recurrence
  • Collaborative personality that demonstrates teamwork and respect within the workplace
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Bilingual (English & French) is an asset

 

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@centralprecast.com We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

Sandblaster

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Overview

The sandblaster position is required for one of the final stages of precast concrete production. This individual will be required to use sandblastings techniques to finish precast elements. The applicant must have a good eye for consistency. Knowledge of compressors and sandblasting techniques is an asset.

 

Responsibilities

  • The right candidate will have blasting experience with sand, glass or water, on pre-cast concrete panels
  • They will have experience driving a heavy-duty work truck
  • Shotblasting experience would be an asset, but willing to train
  • Reliable transportation to work

 

Qualifications

  • Forklift Licence an asset. Not required.

 

Qualifications

Education Required:

  • High School Diploma

 

Years of Experience

  • Less than 1 year to less than 2 years in the construction or concrete industry

 

Specific Experience

  • Self-starter with an excellent work ethic
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong team player with a positive attitude
  • Sandblasting: 1 year (preferred)

 

Competencies

  • Maintain a high level of safety at all times
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, high-production environment
  • Willing to work overtime and shifts when needed including Saturdays
  • Able to work unsupervised, motivated to complete all tasks
  • Able to communicate, and work well with others in a team environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Always maintain a professional attitude, especially when handling stressful situations

 

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

 

Working Conditions

  • Wage: $24.15-$26.15 per hour
  • Unionized, permanent, Full-time, 44 hours/week

 

Benefits

  • As per the collective agreement, Medical Benefits, Group Insurance Benefits, Vision care benefits, bonus
  • Central Precast wants to help each employee build a long and rewarding career at the company. We are committed to ongoing career progression and employee development providing targeted on-the-job training, skills development, and job rotation opportunities. If you want to learn and grow, Central Precast is the place for you!

 

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@centralprecast.com We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

 

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Skilled Labourer

Overview

Skilled Labourers are responsible for aiding in all areas of the precast plant. They are
responsible for collecting materials, assembling cages, setting up forms and concrete
placing. They participate in general housekeeping and other various tasks throughout the
plant. A high level of safety practices must be used at all times.

 

Responsibilities

  • Receive oral instructions to determine work assignments
  • Perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials
  • Position or dismantle forms for pouring concrete
  • Transport raw materials, finished products and equipment throughout plant manually or using powered equipment
  • Assist machine operators, Crane Operators and other labourers as required
  • Bending of reinforcing steel for precast concrete structures
  • May assist with minor repairs and maintenance
  • Remove rubble and other debris
  • Clean and remove excess debris from molds and other equipment
  • Participate in daily Pre-Production Meetings
  • Complete Field Level Risk Assessments before beginning each task

 

Qualifications

Education Required:

  • High School Diploma

 

Years of Experience

  • Minimum 1 year Construction or concrete experience

 

Specific Experience

  • Experience working in a production line setting
  • Prior experience in a precast setting or working with concrete is considered an asset

 

Competencies

  • Maintain high level of safety at all times
  • Able to work in a fast paced, high production environment
  • Willing to work overtime and shifts when needed including Saturdays
  • Maintain a professional attitude at all times, especially when handling stressful situations
  • Able to work unsupervised, motivated to complete all tasks
  • Able to communicate, and work well with others in a team environment
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Maintain a professional attitude at all times, especially when handling stressful situations

 

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

 

Working Conditions

  • Wage: $22.65 – $24.65/hour, based on experience
  • Unionized, permanent, Full-time, 44 hours/week

 

Benefits

  • As per collective agreement, Medical benefits, Group Insurance benefits, Vision care
    benefits, bonus
  • Central Precast wants to help each employee build a long and rewarding career at the
    company. We are committed to ongoing career progression and employee
    development providing targeted job training, skills development and job rotation
    opportunities. If you want to learn and grow, Central Precast is the place for you!

 

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@centralprecast.com We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

Welder

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Overview
Welders are primarily responsible for building and welding the wire forms that are used for concrete production. They participate in general housekeeping and other various tasks throughout the plant. A high level of safety practices must be used at all times.

 

Responsibilities

  • Interpret welding process specifications
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic, full automated welding equipment
  • Operate flame-cutting equipment
  • Operate brakes, shears and other metal shaping, straightening and bending machines
  • Fit, braze and torch-straighten metal
  • Operate oxygen arc cutting equipment
  • Determine weldability of materials
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment
  • Operate previously set-up welding machines to fabricate or repair metal parts and products
  • Complete Field Level Risk Assessments before beginning each task

 

Qualifications
Education Required

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

 

Years of Experience

  • Minimum 1 year to less than 2 years
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Layout forms

 

Specific Experience

  • Reading and interpreting blueprints and plans
  • Prior experience in a welding shop is an asset

 

Competencies

  • Maintain high level of safety at all times
  • Able to work in a fast paced, high production environment
  • Willing to work overtime and shifts when needed including Saturdays
  • Maintain a professional attitude at all times, especially when handling stressful situations
  • Able to work unsupervised, motivated to complete all tasks
  • Able to communicate, and work well with others in a team environment
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Repetitive tasks

 

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Butt or seam resistance welding machine
  • Arc welding machine, spot welding machine
  • Grinders, saws
  • Torches

 

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

 

Working Conditions

  • Wage: $23.15 – $26.15/hour, based on experience
  • Unionized, permanent, Full-time, 44 hours/week

 

Benefits

  • As per collective agreement, Medical benefits, Group Insurance benefits, Vision care benefits, bonus
  • Central Precast wants to help each employee build a long and rewarding career at the company. We are committed to ongoing career progression and employee development providing targeted on the job training, skills development and job rotation opportunities. If you want to learn and grow, Central Precast is the place for you!

 

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@centralprecast.com We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check may be required.

 

Apply Now