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Job Details

Boilermaker-Welder Posted on Feb 13, 2018 by CEDA

  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $42.91 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 84 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 50 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 25, 2018
Job Requirements






Other trades certificate or diploma

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

  • Boilermaker Red Seal Certificate
  • Boilermaker Trade Certification


2 years to less than 3 years

Welding Techniques

  • Shielded metal ARC welding (SMAW)
  • Gas metal ARC (GMAW) (MIG)
  • Flux core arc welding (FCAW)

Security and Safety

  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • At heights
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

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

Mar 25, 2018

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 Boilermaker-Welder is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest in setting up and operating heavy-duty metalworking machines such as brakes, rolls, shears, flame cutters and drill presses to cut, shape and form metal into parts and sections


Interest in speaking - signalling to direct the activities of hoist operators, crane operators and other workers during fabrication, assembly, installation and repair of structures


Interest in compiling information to repair and perform maintenance work on boilers and other heavy metal products; and in testing finished structures using a variety of methods

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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