Casting Welder

Website Magellan Aerospace

Job Highlights

Title Casting Welder
Type Full Time
Experience 1-2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Haley Station, Ontario, Canada
Company Magellan Aerospace Ltd.

Company Profile

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defense and space agencies worldwide.

Job Profile

The company is recruiting a Casting Welder who will weld various types of defects on magnesium and aluminum alloy castings per customers’ specifications.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma/GED Certificate or equivalent training/experience

Work Experience

  • 1-2 years of manufacturing experience (an asset)


  • Carries out plug welding where required.
  • Check the temperature of casting with a pyrometer.
  • Cleans and identifies weld areas by an approved method.
  • Cleans welders and performs general maintenance
  • Fits and secures backup plates as necessary.
  • Performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of welding properties of various non-ferrous alloys, welding rods, pre-heat temperatures, and allowances for the effect of shrinkage, warpage, and expansion.
  • Picks up casting, cleans, and prepares the surface to be welded as necessary.
  • Place castings in the pre-heat furnace for the required length of time.
  • Removes defects as indicated by x-ray or fluorescent penetrant inspection.
  • Removes heated casting from the furnace and welds as necessary.
  • Select proper electrodes, machine setting, gas flow rates, and welding rod following suitability for the casting alloy to be repaired.
  • Starts welders and regulated water coolant for torch head.
  • Welds test plates as required to customers’ specifications.


  • All candidates will be required to pass a general aptitude test to be considered
  • Must have completed a recognized post-secondary welding program


  • Attractive benefits package (fully Company paid)
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Competitive salary
  • Employee Assistance Program (where applicable)
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Free Parking
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance

Employer’s Statement

Magellan Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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