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General Machinist Posted on Feb 21, 2018 by STEEL INDUSTRIES LTD.

  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $29.30 to $38.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 13, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

STEEL INDUSTRIES LTD.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • Machinist Trade Certification
  • Machinist Red Seal Endorsment

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tapping machines
  • Milling machines
  • Engine lathes
  • Drill presses
  • Boring machines
  • Conventional
  • Honing machines
  • Sawing machine
  • Broaching machine

Experience

5 years or more

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

General manufacturing

Specific Skills

  • Repair machine tools and parts
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables
  • Fit and assemble components and machine parts to close tolerance
  • Document and report deviations from specifications and tolerances
  • Verify dimensions of parts machined using precise measuring instruments (e.g., micrometers, calipers)
  • Compute dimensions and tolerances and measure and lay out work pieces
  • Verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Measuring Tools

  • Gauges
  • Micrometers
  • Callipers
  • Verniers

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Dependability

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.

By e-mail:

wa.steel@telus.net

By phone:

780-532-5551

By Mail

10506-98 AVE
GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alberta T8V4K3

In Person

10506-98 AVE
GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alberta T8V4K3

Advertised Until

May 13, 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 General Machinist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Machinists and Machining and Tooling Inspectors
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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Machinists
OBJECTIVE

Interest in setting up and programming machine tools for use by machining tool operators when required

INNOVATIVE

Interest in performing precision machining operations such as sawing, turning, milling, boring, planing, drilling, precision grinding and other operations, and in planning best sequence of operations

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments

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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