Nelson Manufacturing

Truss Assembler

Nelson Lumber Company Ltd., a progressive, well-established, 100% Canadian-owned with operations throughout Western Canada for over 70 years; has an exciting opportunity for a Truss Builder who wants to join our team in Grande Prairie. The best candidate will be someone who enjoys personal growth alongside our ever-expanding business operations and operate within the guidelines set out by the Manager. His/Her main task will be to assist the Senior Truss Assembler in manufacturing trusses.


  • Participate in setting up production table
  • Move materials required to the production area
  • Participates in production, including placement of wood, connector plates, truss markings & truss removal from jig
  • Will observe company safety rules
  • Maintains workstations cleanliness & order
  • Other duties as assigned


  • No formal training is required. Must be reliable, mature & self-motivated. On-the-job training is available. Previous truss manufacturing would be considered an asset.


  • 8-hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

We look forward to hearing from you

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