Sheet Metal Worker

Cowichan District Hospital Replacement Project

Sheet Metal Workers are required on the Cowichan District Hospital Replacement Project.

Below you’ll find what certifications and other requirements are needed for this trade on this project. Requirements can change from one project to the next, so be sure to read the trade profile (this page) for the project you’re hoping to work on.

If you’ve got questions, we’re here to help. Just email workforce@bcib.ca or call 1-888-567-2242.

 

Working conditions:

  • Extended shift hours, in changing weather conditions.
  • Busy, noisy, and dusty environments on dynamic terrains with multiple trades working together.
  • Personal Protective Equipment will be required (e.g. steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses/goggles, etc.)
  • Construction jobs may require workers to be in good physical condition with the ability to lift heavy weight.

 

Requirements:

  • Valid Certificate of Qualification or Red Seal, Journeyperson, or Apprenticeship Sheet Metal certification.
  • Commercial ventilation or roofing/cladding experience considered an asset.
  • Fall Protection / Fall Arrest certification required.
  • Sheet Metal Ducting: Aerial Lift / Elevated Work Platform certification required.
  • OFA Level 1 considered an asset.
  • Must have good observational skills and the ability to multitask.
  • Have a good understanding and the ability to follow safe work procedures.
  • Site Ready BC including WHMIS required (provided by BCIB upon employment).