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Job Details

Machinist Posted on Feb 22, 2018 by ACADEMY PETROLEUM INDUSTRIES

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 to $38.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 22, 2018
Job Requirements






No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Machinist Red Seal Endorsment

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Engine lathes
  • Computer numerical control (CNC) machines
  • Boring machines
  • Automatic lathes
  • Conventional


Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

General manufacturing

Specific Skills

  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, charts and tables
  • Verify dimensions of parts machined using precise measuring instruments (e.g., micrometers, calipers)
  • Set up and adjust production machineries/tools
  • Set up, operate and maintain a variety of conventional and computer numerically controlled (CNC) machine tools
  • Verify dimensions of products for accuracy and conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Measuring Tools

  • Micrometers
  • Callipers
  • Verniers

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral 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:

By phone:


By Mail

4066-78 AVE NW
EDMONTON, Alberta T6B3M8

In Person

4066-78 AVE NW
EDMONTON, Alberta T6B3M8

Advertised Until

Mar 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 Machinist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

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


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


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.

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