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Job Details

Fabrication Welder

Employer

Tri-Fab Metals Ltd.

Date Posted

September 14, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $32.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 28, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Tri-Fab Metals Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • Confined Space Entry Training
  • Welder Trade Red Seal Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • Aerial lift and aerial work platform Certification

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Gas welding machine
  • Arc welding machine

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Read and interpret welding blueprints, drawings specifications, manuals and processes
  • Examine welds and ensure that they meet standards and/or specifications

Area of Specialization

  • Fencing, balconies, stairs and railings
  • Custom fabrication
  • Structural construction

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Welding Techniques

  • Flux core arc welding (FCAW)
  • Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) (TIG)
  • Shielded metal arc welding (SMAW)
  • Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)

Specific Skills

  • Operate manual or semi-automatic flame-cutting equipment
  • Interpret welding process specifications
  • Operate oxygen arc cutting equipment (arc-air), (AOC)
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment

Security and Safety

Drug test

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Welding helmet

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Overtime required

Type of Materials

  • Stainless steel
  • Aluminum alloys
  • Steel, iron and heavy metals

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Organized

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.

Advertised Until

Sep 28, 2021

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.

Interest Codes
The Fabrication Welder is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Welders
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to fuse metal segments using processes such as gas tungsten arc (GTAW), gas metal arc (GMAW), flux-cored arc (FCAW), plasma arc (PAW), shielded metal arc (SMAW), oxy-acetylene (OAW), resistance welding and submerged arc welding (SAW)

METHODICAL

Interest in cleaning and preparing pieces for welding

INNOVATIVE

Interest in compiling information from specifications to shape metal by operating metalworking machines such as brakes, shears and other metal straightening and bending machines; and in examining and repairing worn parts of metal products by welding on extra layers

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Welding, Brazing and Soldering Machine Operators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating previously set up welding machines such as spot, butt and seam resistance, gas- and arc- welding machines, and previously set-up brazing and soldering machines to bond metal parts and to fill holes, indentations and seams of metal articles with solder; and in starting up, shutting down, adjusting and monitoring robotic welding production lines

METHODICAL

Interest in comparing machine settings and adjusting welding heads and tooling to job specifications, to select torch tips, braze alloy and flux according to type and thickness of metal as specified by work orders; may adjust welding heads and tooling according to work specifications

innovative

Interest in repairing and fabricating metal parts, and in assisting with the maintenance and repair of welding, brazing and soldering equipment

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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