Our Careers

GN Thermoforming Equipment is an internationally recognized manufacturer of quality machinery and tooling for the plastics industry, presently exporting to more than 70 countries. We are located 40 minutes south of the City of Halifax in the picturesque seaside community of Chester, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Since our first export more than 40 years ago, we continue to expand our product line and services to the thermoforming industry. We are proud of our reputation of supplying our customers with quality, innovative products and excellent customer service.

GN is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  If you would like to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment and you have the skills required for one of our posted career positions, we would appreciate hearing from you.  Please send your resume and cover letter, including salary expectations, to careers@gncanada.com Att: Human Resources. 

Ideal candidates are those who will be committed to supporting our company vision, "Build Success with Our Customers" and whose beliefs and values compliment GN’s culture of innovation, integrity, honesty, drive, spirit, commitment and respect. A safety-first mentality and excellent quality of work are high on our list of expectations for all candidates.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package, including, but not limited to:

  • Medical & Dental plan: including vision, paramedical, etc.
  • RRSP Matching Contributions
  • Disability Insurance
  • Above Average Vacation Time
  • Reimbursement towards Safety Footwear (all other PPE provided, including prescription safety eyewear)
  • Paid Training
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Regular Social Events
  • Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment coverage
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Paid Sick Time
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Production positions – all tools provided by GN
  • Cross-training Opportunities
  • Machinist Apprenticeship Training (Including Top-Up Pay)
  • Christmas Shutdown


Individuals will be selected to be part of our team based on their skills, qualifications, competence, attitude and merit.  We strive for a long-term working relationship where individuals can grow with us and become valuable contributors to our company’s accomplishments.

If you are selected for an interview, we will reach out to you to schedule an interview time. We retain all applications for a period of six (6) months.

We look forward to hearing from you!


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