Edmonton, AB, CA, T6B 2Z6

Why Choose Mattr?

We offer:

  • A challenging career with on-the-job training & development opportunities
  • A starting wage of $23.49/hr and paid time off (vacation, sick time, leaves, etc.)
  • If you work on the 2nd shift (Mon-Thurs, 4:30pm-3:00am), you will receive a $1.50/hr shift premium, which increases your potential earnings to 24.99$/hr.
  • Group (Medical & Dental) benefits and Wellness programs
  • Group Defined Contribution Pension plan
  • Yearly incentive bonus $3,000
  • Generous employee referral bonus program
  • Company provided personal protective equipment (PPE) required for the job
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Complimentary parking


Role – Grinder



Reporting to the Production Manager or Shift Supervisor, the Grinder is accountable for cutting and grinding parts according to specifications. In addition, the incumbent will assist in other areas of assembly as needed.


  • $23.49 CAD/hr


Hours of work:

Our 2nd Shift: 4:30 PM to 3:00 AM, MON- THU.




  • Operate machines and equipment or using hand tools to cut, shape, splice and fit materials to form parts and assemblies
  • Follow blueprints and drawings to cut and grind products
  • Cut and prepare composite materials from patterns to join parts and assemblies
  • Work closely with all team members to achieve improvements in productivity and quality
  • Document information on process sheets and time cards in an accurate and timely manner
  • Move shells
  • Load shells on carts
  • Other indirect activities as required



  • Maintain a safe working environment by aligning with corporate safety rules and regulations, and support a culture of safety
  • Model safety culture and behavior across the organization.
  • Perform all accountabilities of position in line with safety policies and guidelines.
  • Provide support to the generation of Hazard Assessments and Standard Operating Procedures



  • You communicate well with others and like to work as part of a team
  • You have a good understanding of English, including verbal, written, and reading skills
  • Your basic math and problem-solving skills are good, and you pride yourself on the details
  • You want to learn how to use new tools and equipment and are comfortable working in a fiberglass plant environment
  • You are comfortable working at heights and within confined spaces
  • You can work variable hours including overtime and weekends as needed
  • You are able to lift up to 25lbs., with bending, crouching, kneeling, and standing for extended periods of time
  • You have your own transportation as public transit is not available


Xerxes, a division of Mattr is the largest manufacturer of underground fiberglass storage tanks in the world. With nearly 40 years of direct industry expertise, we are recognized as both a leading innovator and a trusted brand. We are always looking to add great people to the Mattr family, people whose skills and goals match our Mission and Values. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in a dynamic team environment where integrity and passion drives operational excellence, Mattr is for you!

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All recruiting activities are managed via our applicant tracking system. Please apply online to be considered for this opportunity.

Mattr is an equal opportunity employer.