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Industrial Mechanic And Millwright Posted on Feb 08, 2018 by GPR Industries (1994) Ltd

  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $52,000.00 to $74,880.00 annually
  • Work Hours 40 to 72 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 22, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

GPR Industries (1994) Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Major Work Area

  • Service
  • Repair
  • Maintenance

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Trade Certification
  • Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Red Seal Endorsement

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Welding equipment
  • Tool grinders
  • Pumps and compressors
  • Power tools
  • Hand tools
  • Fans and blowers
  • Electrical and electronic controls
  • Lathes and other machining tools

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Supervise other workers
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Coach and instruct apprentices

Area of Specialization

  • Vibration analysis
  • Start-up and testing
  • Stainless steel welding
  • Rigging and handling
  • Computerized alignment
  • Bearing, seals and packing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Laser levelling/aligning

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Welding Techniques

Oxy-acetylene welding (OAW)

Specific Skills

  • Repair or replace defective machinery parts
  • Detect and troubleshoot irregularities and malfunctions
  • Installing machinery and equipment
  • Assembling machinery and equipment (prior to installation)
  • Perform routine maintenance work on machinery
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication

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.

In Person

11115 100 Avenue
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V3J9

Advertised Until

Feb 22, 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 Industrial Mechanic And Millwright is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Construction Millwrights and Industrial Mechanics (Except Textile)
OBJECTIVE

Interest in setting up and assembling machinery and equipment before installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions, to adjust machinery and to repair and replace defective parts; and in installing, trouble-shooting and maintaining power transmission, vacuum, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and programmable logic controls

METHODICAL

Interest in speaking with other workers to direct them in constructing foundations for machinery; and in cleaning, lubricating and performing other routine maintenance work on machinery

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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