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Job Details

Ironworker

Employer

Alberta Council of Turnaround Industry Maintenance Stakeholders

Date Posted

January 05, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Fort Saskatchewan, AB
  • Earnings $46.38 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 50  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 04, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Alberta Council of Turnaround Industry Maintenance Stakeholders

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Confined spaces
  • Hot
  • Odours
  • Dusty

Work setting

Staff accommodation provided

Tasks

  • 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
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Determine weldability of materials
  • Operate oxygen arc cutting equipment (arc-air), (AOC)
  • Examine welds and ensure that they meet standards and/or specifications

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • Pressure Welding Certification
  • Welder Trade Red Seal Certificate

Type of materials

  • Titanium and special alloys
  • Stainless steel
  • Nickel alloys
  • Steel, iron and heavy metals

Welding techniques

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

Equipment and machinery experience

Arc welding machine

Area of specialization

  • Pressure vessels
  • Large diameter pipelines
  • Industrial

Security and safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Drug test

Transportation/travel information

Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Own tools/equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Financial benefits

As per collective agreement


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

Interest Codes

Ironworkers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to align, weld and bolt steel units into place, and to position and secure steel bars and metal mesh in concrete forms to reinforce concrete structures

METHODICAL

Interest in signalling crane operators to position steel units according to blueprints; and in examining structures and equipment for deterioration, defects, or non-compliance with specifications

INNOVATIVE

Interest in compiling information to install ornamental and structural metalwork such as curtain walls, metal stairways, railings and power doors

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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