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Gas Fitter

Employer

Hearth Fireplace Distributors Inc.

Date Posted

November 21, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $33.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 32 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 21, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Hearth Fireplace Distributors Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Work setting

Residential

Tasks

  • Measure and mark reference points for installation of gas lines and equipment
  • Install, maintain and service gas heating units and their components
  • Repair and service gas appliances and related equipment
  • Advise clients regarding standards, safety features and maintenance of gas units and systems
  • Supervise other workers
  • Study drawings and specifications to determine the layout of the installation and materials required
  • Test and adjust control mechanisms and check pipes and piping connections for gas leaks using gas detecting devices
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Test and replace defective equipment or components

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Gas Fitter Trade Certification
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Gas Fitter Certificate - Level 1 or A
  • Gas Fitter Certificate - Level 2 or B
  • Gas Fitter Certificate - Level 3 or C

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Basic security clearance
  • Drug test
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Tight deadlines
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Team player

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Gas Fitter is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Gas Fitters
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to convert motor vehicles and appliances to use natural gas fuels; and in testing and replacing defective equipment and components

METHODICAL

Interest in speaking to respond to calls about leaking gas and to assist in the investigation of gas fires and explosions; in testing and adjusting control mechanisms, and in checking pipes and piping connections for gas leaks using gas-detecting devices

innovative

Interest in compiling information to repair and service gas appliances and related 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 for this NOC group 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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Motor Coordination

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