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Job Details

Foreman/Woman, Welders


Matrix Service Canada

Date Posted

January 10, 2023


  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $42.00 to $46.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 72 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 09, 2023
Job Requirements


Matrix Service Canada




Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Work site environment

  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Manufacture
  • Remote location
  • Various locations


  • Prepare production and other reports
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
  • Set up machines and equipment
  • Supervise workers and projects
  • Read and interpret welding blueprints, drawings specifications, manuals and processes
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic flame-cutting equipment
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic, fully automated welding equipment
  • Interpret welding process specifications
  • Operate oxygen arc cutting equipment (arc-air), (AOC)
  • Operate previously set-up brazing or soldering machines to bond metal or to fill holes, indentations and seams of metal
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment


  • 5-10 people
  • Apprentices
  • Labourers
  • Welders

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Welder Trade Red Seal Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Area of specialization


Security and safety

Drug test

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Willing to travel for extended periods

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Own tools/equipment

  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves
  • Mask
  • Welding helmet

Personal suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus


2 years to less than 3 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)
  • Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)

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