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About Us 

Shelter Overland Van Co is dedicated to building cabin cozy, durable, and efficient campervans in Mercedes Sprinters and Airstream Tiny Homes. Shelter began in 2017. With a staff of 12 and another half dozen contractors we have worked on over 4 dozen full rebuilds, and many more small projects.

We are located in two warehouse bays in Esquimalt Industrial Park, across the Inner Harbour from Victoria. The shop is just off the Galloping Goose Trail if you prefer to ride to work, which we encourage.

Work Environment
We are building an outdoorsy, friendly, and diverse staff. We have zero tolerance for racism, or sexism, or generally poor behaviour. So if you’re a skilled minority, or just tired of working on negative job sites, we’re where you want to be. Everyone at Shelter will help keep the ship afloat: all positions include sweeping and mopping, and talking to potential customers about your work.  

We are a living wage employer looking to retain skilled, reliable,  and conscientious workers. We offer flexible work schedules if you prefer to start early, or later; work weekends, or take them off - when the powder falls, the swell picks up, or the kids are sick. We offer a range of part-time to full-time employment, but will require the majority of work to be done in house. The minimum part time work we currently accept is 3 8 hours days a week. 

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We are currently hiring for the following positions: (click on each position for more information)

12V DC Electrical Installer

Fine Woodworker

Shop Helper

Espar/Wallas Diesel Tech

Purchasing & Logistics


Note: Consulting firms and contractors need not apply, these are staff positions only.  No need to follow up, we'll be in touch if it's a good fit. Please do not just "drop by" - Shelter is 100% appointment only.


More details coming soon for the following positions:

Marine/RV Plumbing

Client Management & Sales