ChopValue Manufacturing is a product engineering and design firm motivated to give used chopsticks a second life by creating new jobs in the circular economy. We are a team of makers, designers and engineers who harvest our urban environment for the most under-utilized resources to new value added, innovative products.
We are seeking to grow our team with a permanent, full-time position forPrecision Fabricator for Laser Cutting. Our ideal candidate has extensive technical expertise in laser cutting and engraving, product prototyping made of natural, wooden materials and has experience with using related software. As the Precision Fabricator in the field of Laser Cutting, you play a key role in both the Design and Concept team and Order Fulfilment team for processing, prototyping, assembling, cutting and engraving products from our innovative material which is locally processed and sourced from recycled chopsticks. This position will ultimately support our growth plans of scaling production and order fulfillment capacities with the technical know-how to develop and cross-train internally.
The Ideal Applicant:
Benefits of Joining:
Chopvalue’s pioneering manufacturing process gives bamboo chopsticks a second life by transforming this unutilized urban waste into beautiful, functional design products. Just as there is diversity in the types of chopsticks we collect, there is diversity in our design, production, and engineering teams. Our commonality lies in our authenticity, curiosity, and dedication to what we feel is a worthwhile endeavour, not just personally but also environmentally and socially. We are looking for enthusiastic people who share those qualities and can overcome whatever challenges they may encounter using reason, problem-solving skills, and teamwork. We might be small in size but, with the right people on our team, our impact can be massive.
Please include your resume and cover letter firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know how your interests and experience align with ChopValue’s mission and values.
102 - 358 East Kent Ave South,
Vancouver, BC V5X 4N6
Wage: between $40,000 to $65,000 starting annual salary (performance raise and bonuses to be discussed with employer after 6 months employment)