Skilled Trades People with experience in Sheet Metal (HVAC)

Mechanical · Ottawa, Ontario
Department Mechanical
Employment Type Full-Time Field
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Modern Niagara helps build and maintain the spaces where Canadians live, learn, work, and heal by meeting the mechanical, electrical, and building controls and services needs of Canada’s infrastructure. We value passion, initiative, determination, professionalism, and teamwork and we are committed to ensuring that our teams have everything they need to succeed. Health and safety are embedded in everything we do and, as a result, our award-winning safety culture has a record that’s well above industry standards.


At Modern Niagara, you will work alongside values-driven, safety-conscious, and high impact teams in a fast-paced, innovative, and collaborative environment. Here, your knowledge, skills, and excellent service will help ensure that the buildings that make up Canada’s infrastructure fulfill the needs they were set out to meet.


Modern Niagara is one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies and is a recipient of SMACNA‘s Safety Excellence Award Program (SSEAP) – Canada and the Canadian Occupational Safety (COS) Magazine’s Canada’s Best Health + Safety Culture Award and Canada’s Safest Employers Award in the Building and Construction category.



We are looking for Skilled Trades People with experience in Sheet Metal (HVAC) to join our team in Ottawa!


Working as a sheet metal worker with Modern Niagara, you will install, maintain, repair and overhaul HVAC systems for high rise residential projects.


Our impact

A real opportunity to make a real difference in building Canada’s infrastructure trade-by-trade and building-by-building. Want to join a values-driven, health and safety-conscious, and high impact team?


Why Work at Modern Niagara

  • An opportunity to build the places where people live, work, and heal.
  • A foundation to build on – everyone on our team has access to plenty of mentorship and both technical and soft skills training opportunities.
  • A positive culture – our core values are shared values which define who we are and how we perform.
  • A place to perfect your craft with pride as you work in a high safety conscience environment.
  • We truly care about our team – you are our greatest asset.


We’re a Union Shop

This ensures that our teams receive the best benefits and competitive wages.  If you aren’t currently a member of the union, enrollment will be required.


Overview of Responsibilities:


  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Installing, troubleshooting and overhauling HVAC systems
  • Measuring and selecting of components for installation
  • Testing and quality checking of systems and materials
  • Trouble shooting and identifying solutions and applying
  • Must be safety conscious



Qualifications and Experience:


  • You must be registered with the College of Trades as either a journeyperson or apprentice in the sheet metal trade.


  • The following certifications are required; however, training will be provided if necessary
    • Global WHIMIS
    • Fall protection, working from heights
    • Worker health and safety awareness
  • Experience in high rise construction would be an asset
  • Previous experience working in the construction industry with working knowledge of the tools, materials, and equipment of the trade
  • Previous experience working in the sheet metal trade, as a skilled worker required- union or non-union experience acceptable
  • Attention to detail, print reading, and understanding of schematic and drawings
  • Strong team player
  • Must be driven, with strong work ethic
  • A criminal background check may be required



Live the Modern Niagara Core Values - Teamwork, Initiative, Determination, Professionalism, Passion 


If you’re interested in learning more about us, please visit


Please submit your resume today!


 We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for further screening will be contacted.


At Modern Niagara, we value the diversity of the people we hire and serve. Modern Niagara is an equal opportunity employer.  If you require accommodation during the recruitment process, please advise us so that suitable accommodations can be made.

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  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time Field
  • Minimum Experience