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Who is Keilhauer?

Founded in 1981, Keilhauer is a privately owned, design-focused contract furniture manufacturer. Working with world-renowned furniture designers, Keilhauer is internationally recognized for award-winning design, built with extreme craftsmanship, to the highest environmental standards. At Keilhauer, we believe that because we all share this planet, it is essential that we do our part protecting it. Our comprehensive sustainability program, Planet Keilhauer, driven by our goal of closed-loop manufacturing, is an approach to production in which there is no waste and materials are cycled back into the system, minimizing environmental impact.


The Topcoater applies high grade finishes on Keilhauer products according to specified colour stains or paint. This role requires efficient and accurate attention to product quality and safety protocols while meeting a fast-paced production schedule. Extensive on-the-job training is required to become proficient in all product models.

This position is best suited to a dedicated team player who takes pride in providing quality work. You enjoy putting your skills to use to create beautiful finished products, and strive to perform all tasks to the highest standards. Meeting the demands of a busy production schedule and delivering high quality products in a timely manner furthers Keilhauer’s mission of making work comfortable for all.


  • 3 years’ experience working in a finishing/woodshop in a fast-paced manufacturing facility.
  • Completion of high school or training/education from a vocational/trade school is an asset.
  • General computer knowledge, including Word and Excel.
  • Knowledge of different types of wood and finishing techniques.
  • Rework skills and mechanical aptitude is a must.

COVID-19 Precautions

Keilhauer has mandated a COVID-19 vaccination policy in place. As of September 22, 2021, all employees are required to provide proof of receiving all recommended doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccine (or combination of approved COVID-19 vaccines) to Human Resources.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to employees who are unable to vaccinate for medical reasons.

Does This Role Sound Like A Fit?

Keilhauer is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive, respectful environment for all employees. Keilhauer is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities where possible.

If this role is for you, please send your resume to [email protected] or by fax to (416) 759-5723 and tell us why you would be a great addition to our team! Please note that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.