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KingFisher Boats Overview

Vernon, BC
51 to 200 employees
1959
Company - Private
Consumer Products Manufacturing
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At KingFisher Boats, we believe in enriching lives while spending time on the water. We are the fastest growing designer, builder and marketer of welded heavy-gauge sportfishing boats; building 29 models in 5 series; Offshore, Coastal, Sport, Multi-Species and River Jet. We ... Read more

Mission: Enriching lives while spending time on the water.

KingFisher Boats Reviews

  • "The best place in the Okanagan"

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    Current Employee - Purchasing Manager in Vernon, BC
    Current Employee - Purchasing Manager in Vernon, BC
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    I have been working at KingFisher Boats full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Solid leadership. Fair pay w/benefits. Solid order file. Room to advance.

    Cons

    There is nothing I can put here.

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KingFisher Boats Interviews

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    Welder/Fabricator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Vernon, BC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at KingFisher Boats (Vernon, BC) in October 2017.

    Interview

    Phone call to confirm meeting time. Come in and meet 2 -3 ppl in an office. Sit down and go over basic interview questions regarding resume and work experience. Potential weld test if asked before hand.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have much experience welding aluminum?   1 Answer
    • Do you work well with others? and by yourself?   1 Answer
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Company Updates

  • Vernon, BC — KingFisher Boats was once again recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2019 Best Managed program award winners are among the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies demonstrating strategy, capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth. “KingFisher is proud to be honoured once again with the Best Managed designation” said Sarah Gregory, Director of Administration and HR, “This award is a testament to the skill and passion demonstrated by our team every day at the KingFisher Center of Excellence.” Canada’s Best Managed Companies is one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing innovative, world-class business practices. KingFisher Boats competed for this designation through a rigorous and independent process to evaluate the caliber of their management abilities and practices. The Best Managed program is sponsored by Deloitte Private, CIBC, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business, and TMX Group.

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