National Steel Car

Job Position: Welder/Welder Trainee

  • Application Deadline: 15th April 2023
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Hamilton
  • Compensation: $19.40 to $30.00 per hour
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

1-3 years of experience asset
FCAW, GMAW and SMAW experience an asset
Must be able to work a variety of shifts
Extensive training provided

Key Responsibilities:

Job Summary

National Steel Car is a progressive industry leader dedicated to the manufacturing of railway rolling stock. Our dedication to customer satisfaction, the competitive spirit of our people and our commitment to excellence in everything we do have earned as our distinguished reputation.

We are offering a 2 week paid intensive training program for individuals interested in picking up a trade and a career. Employees will receive full rate after completion 720 probationary hours (roughly 18 weeks)

Additional Details:

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $19.40-$30.00 per hour


Company pension
Dental care
Extended health care
On-site parking
Tuition reimbursement
Vision care

10 hour shift
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Supplemental pay types:

Overtime pay

About Our Company:

National Steel Car is proud to call Hamilton, Ontario, our home. We’re committed to building a community, sponsoring Theatre Aquarius, the Hamilton Opera, the United Way, Salvation Army and numerous other local charities. Thousands of employees, past and present participate in our major food drive to support local food banks.

But our strongest contribution to our community is thousands of well-paying jobs that directly help southern Ontario families. Through strong leadership and team-building, and through considerable human and capital investments, our company expanded manufacturing capacity from 3,500 cars per year in 1994, to 12,000 cars by 1999. Employment over the same period grew from approximately 600 to almost 3,000. Today, thanks to its relentless pursuit of excellence, National Steel Car manufactures thousands of new railroad freight cars each year, built by hard-working and dedicated employees.