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Job Details

Acetylene Torch Operator - Metal Fabrication


Richmond Steel Recycling Ltd

Date Posted

December 17, 2021


  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $27.28 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 11, 2022
Job Requirements


Richmond Steel Recycling Ltd




No degree, certificate or diploma

Metal Forming or Shaping Operations Experience

  • Splitting
  • Metal twisting

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Soldering or welding equipment
  • Cutting torches


3 years to less than 5 years

Area of Work Experience

Metal cutting

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

Scrap metal yard/depot

Security and Safety

  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement


  • Medical Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Pension Plan Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

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