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Mechanic, Rigs Posted on Apr 12, 2018 by Michels Canada Co.

  • Location Nisku, AB
  • Earnings $47.61 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 12, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Michels Canada Co.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Major Work Area

  • Service
  • Repair
  • Maintenance
  • Machine set-up
  • Overhaul

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Welding equipment
  • Tool grinders
  • Pumps and compressors
  • Power tools
  • Heat exchangers
  • Hand tools
  • Gas plant and shop compressors
  • Gas and air dryers
  • Fans and blowers
  • Electrical and electronic controls
  • Conveyor
  • Lathes and other machining tools
  • Press brakes and metalworking equipment
  • Automated and robotic system
  • Power transmission system
  • Hydraulic system
  • Pneumatic system
  • Industrial and stationary engine

Experience

5 years or more

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
  • Specialty welding
  • Rigging and handling
  • Bearing, seals and packing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Shutdown operations
  • Programmable logic controller (PLC)

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Welding Techniques

  • Oxy-acetylene welding (OAW)
  • Flux core arc welding (FCAW)
  • Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) (TIG)
  • Gas metal arc welding (GMAW)

Specific Skills

  • Repair or replace defective machinery parts
  • Fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up
  • Detect and troubleshoot irregularities and malfunctions
  • Construct foundations for machinery
  • Installing machinery and equipment
  • Assembling machinery and equipment (prior to installation)
  • Perform routine maintenance work on machinery
  • Operate machining tools to fabricate parts
  • Program programmable logic controllers (PLCs)
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • 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

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs 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.

Advertised Until

May 12, 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 Mechanic, Rigs 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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Textile Machinery Mechanics and Repairers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in setting up and adjusting complex machinery for new patterns and products

METHODICAL

Interest in analyzing information to perform maintenance such as cleaning and lubrication of textile machinery, and in troubleshooting, test running and verifying machines for proper operation

INNOVATIVE

Interest in speaking with management to recommend equipment changes and modifications; and in evaluating new equipment

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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