General Labourer

You have natural mechanical aptitude and like working with tools. You’re naturally curious about how things work and take pride in a well-done job.

You’re looking for an organization that respects you, encourages lifelong learning, and makes a high-quality, essential product.

We’re Fruitland Manufacturing, a vacuum pump manufacturer specializing in truck and trailer-mounted vacuum pumps and systems. Our vacuum pumps can be found in agriculture, waste management, oil and gas, and many other industries.

Due to growing demand for our components, we’re searching for a new, long-term assembly technician to join us. 


Your role will be to work in a diverse manufacturing environment completing tasks like assembling pumps and sub-assemblies as well as working in other areas of the plant  while complying with ISO and quality procedures. Troubleshooting and repairing any rebuilds brought in by customers give added variety to the job.



You’ll do well in this role if you possess:

  • Mechanical aptitude – you love working with parts, machinery, and tools.
  • Resourcefulness – you know that there’s more than one way to a solution, and keep trying when you hit a roadblock.
  • Attention to detail – you’re conscientious, with an eagle eye for detail. You ensure a quality product goes out the door.



We’re known for honest customer support and superior quality goods and services. Thanks to our dedicated team, many of whom have been together for decades.

We have 30, 40, and 50+ years of tenure staff, who will tell you what keeps them at Fruitland is intellectually interesting work and a positive work environment where people are treated with respect.

We believe in advancing our people and their skills, prioritizing learning and development, and promoting from within.

This is a full-time, permanent role located in Stoney Creek, Ontario. Typical shop hours are Monday to Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m, but we also offer a 4-day work week with a 10-hour shift. We offer competitive remuneration based on experience, group benefits, and RSP enrollment after successful milestones have been achieved. 



  • Good mechanical aptitude is essential
  • General labour, production, and/or assembly experience is an asset
  • Knowledge of pump build procedures and part production is an asset
  • Experience with die-grinders, belt sanders, disc-grinders, and other hand tools is an asset 



To Apply please click on the following link:  General_Labourer-Application

Our online application will allow you to apply to this role as a complete person – not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences and should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete. After submitting, you’ll receive an email inviting you to log in and view your assessment results.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us with the “Help” button in the application.

We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.